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Ivory-breasted Pitta

Pitta maxima Müller & Schlegel, 1845

The Ivory-breasted Pitta (Pitta maxima) is a species of bird in the Pittidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pittidae
Genus:
  Pitta

Scientific:
  Pitta maxima

Citation:
  Müller & Schlegel, 1845

Reference:
  Verh.Nat.Gesch.[Temminck] Zool. Aves p.14

Protonym:
  Pitta maxima

Avibase ID:
  1F85F07D77211204

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1F85F07D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562235

Geographic range:

  • Pitta maxima maxima: N Moluccas (Halmahera, Bacan, Kasiruta and Obi)
  • Pitta maxima morotaiensis: Morotai I. (n Moluccas)
English:
Ivory-breasted Pitta
Czech:
pita obrovská
German:
Weißbrustpitta
Danish:
Halmaherapitta
Spanish:
Pita de Halmahera
Finnish:
molukkienpitta
French:
Brève d'Halmahera
Italian:
Pitta pettoavorio
Japanese:
ooyairochou
Japanese:
オオヤイロチョウ
Dutch:
Grote Pitta
Norwegian:
Hvitbrystpitta
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitbrystpitta
Polish:
kurtaczek wielki
Russian:
Белогрудая питта
Slovak:
pita molucká
Swedish:
halmaherajuveltrast
Ukrainian:
Піта-велетень
Chinese:
白胸八色鸫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Brève d'Halmahera ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Brève d'Halmahera ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Great Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Great Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Halmahera Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pitta maxima [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pitta maxima [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pitta maxima [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Ivory-breasted Pitta ( Pitta maxima) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pitta maxima [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pitta maxima [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: pita de pit blanc
Czech: Pita obrovská
Danish: Halmaherapitta
German: Blauflügelpitta, Halmahera Pitta, Halmaherapitta, Halmahera-Weißbrustpitta, Weißbrustpitta
English: Great Pitta, Halmahera Pitta, Ivory breasted Pitta, Ivory-breasted Pitta, Moluccan Pitta
English (IOC): Ivory-breasted Pitta
Spanish: Pita de Halmahera, Pita Grande
Spanish (Spain): Pita de Halmahera
Spanish (HBW): Ivory-breasted Pitta
Estonian: halmahera pita
Finnish: Molukkienpitta
French: Brève d'Halmahera
Hungarian: fehérmellű pitta
Indonesian: Paok Halmahera
Italian: Pitta grande, Pitta pettoavorio
Japanese: ooyairochou
Japanese: オオヤイロチョウ
Scientific: Pitta maxima, Pitta maxima maxima
Lithuanian: Didžioji pita
Dutch: Grote Pitta
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitbrystpitta
Norwegian: Hvitbrystpitta
Polish: kurtaczek wielki
Russian: Белогрудая питта, Питта-великан
Slovak: pita molucká
Swedish: halmaherajuveltrast, Halmaherapitta
Ukrainian: Піта-велетень
Chinese: 白胸八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 牙白胸八色鳥

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