Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Pittas :: Blue Pitta

Blue Pitta Pitta cyanea

Described by: Blyth (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Lesser Blue Pitta
Old scientific name(s): Leucopitta cyanea


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E. Himalayas and Burma to Indochina;
Fragmented distribution in the e. part of its range;
(1) Himalayas, Bhutan e. to ne. India (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Nagaland, Mizoram) e. to Bangladesh, Burma and n. Thailand.
(2) Se. Thailand.
(3) S. Laos, Cambodia and s. Vietnam.


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


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