Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pittas :: Black-crowned Pitta

Black-crowned Pitta Pitta venusta

Described by: Müller, S. (1835)
Alternate common name(s): Graceful Pitta, Black-crowned Garnet Pitta, Black-and-scarlet Pitta, Sumatran Pitta
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Fragmented distribution;
Main population in mountains of c. and se. Sumatra with a small isolated population in the mountains of nw. Sumatra.


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


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