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Blue Pitta

Pitta cyanea Blyth, 1843

The Blue Pitta (Hydrornis cyaneus) is a species of bird in the Pittidae family. It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pittidae
Genus:
  Pitta

Scientific:
  Pitta cyanea

Citation:
  Blyth, 1843

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 12 p.1008

Protonym:
  Pitta cyanea

Avibase ID:
  37815E0C0825B6EC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/37815E0C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562225

Geographic range:

  • Pitta cyanea cyanea: E Bangladesh, ne India, s China, Myanmar, Thailand, Indochina
  • Pitta cyanea aurantiaca: Mts. of sw Cambodia and se Thailand
  • Pitta cyanea willoughbyi: Mts. of c Laos to s Annam
English:
Blue Pitta
Czech:
pita azurová
German:
Blaupitta
Danish:
Rødnakket Pitta
Spanish:
Pita Azul
Finnish:
safiiripitta
French:
Brève bleue
Italian:
Pitta blu
Japanese:
ruriyairochou
Japanese:
ルリヤイロチョウ
Dutch:
Blauwe Pitta
Norwegian:
Blåpitta
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Blåpitta
Polish:
kurtaczek niebieski
Russian:
Синяя питта
Slovak:
pita modrá
Swedish:
blå juveltrast
Ukrainian:
Піта синя
Chinese:
蓝八色鸫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Brève bleue ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Brève bleue ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyanea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyanea) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Blue Pitta ( Hydrornis cyaneus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pitta cyanea [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pitta cyanea [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pitta cyanea [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Blue Pitta ( Pitta cyanea) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pitta cyanea [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hydrornis cyaneus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bengali: নীল শুমচা
Catalan: pita blau
Czech: Pita azurová
Danish: Rødnakket Pitta
German: Blaupitta, Blau-Pitta, Fleckenbrustpitta, Riesenpitta
English: Blue Pitta, Lesser Blue Pitta
English (IOC): Blue Pitta
Spanish: Pita Azul
Spanish (Spain): Pita Azul
Spanish (HBW): Blue Pitta
Estonian: sinipita
Finnish: Safiiripitta
French: Brève bleue
Hungarian: kék pitta
Italian: Pitta blu
Japanese: ruri ya-iro-chō, ruriyairochou
Japanese: ルリヤイロチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 琉璃八色鳥, 瑠璃八色鳥
Scientific: Hydrornis cyanea, Hydrornis cyaneus, Pitta cyanea, Pitta cyanea cyanea, Pitta cyanura
Lithuanian: Mėlynoji pita
Dutch: Blauwe Pitta
Norwegian Nynorsk: Blåpitta
Norwegian: Blåpitta, Blåpittapitta
Polish: kurtaczek niebieski
Pinyin: lán bā-sè-dōng
Russian: Синяя питта
Slovak: pita modrá
Serbian: Plava pita
Swedish: blå juveltrast, Rödnackad pitta
Thai: นกแต้วแร้วสีน้ำเงิน, นกแต้วแล้วสีน้ำเงิน
Thai (Transliteration): nók tâeew-láeew sĭi-nám-ŋoen, nók tâeew-ráeew sĭi-nám-ŋoen
Ukrainian: Піта синя
Vietnamese: Chim Đuôi cụt đầu đỏ, Đuôi cụt đầu đỏ
Chinese: 蓝八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 藍八色鳥, 藍八色鶇

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