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Blue-naped Pitta Pitta nipalensis

Described by: Hodgson (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Nepal Pitta
Old scientific name(s): Hydrornis nipalensis


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E. Himalayas to w. Burma. Se. China and n. Indochina;
Two populations;
(1) E. Himalayas of Nepal, ne. India (Mizoram, Manipur and Nagaland), Bangladesh, sw. China (Yunnan) and Burma.
(2) N. Laos and n. Vietnam (Tonkin).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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