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Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta

Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii] (= Pitta moluccensis) (Müller, PLS 1776)




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pittidae
Genus:
   Pitta
Scientific:
  Pitta moluccensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Müller, PLS 1776)

Reference:
   Linné vollst. Natursyst. Suppl. Reg. Bd. Suppl. p.144

Protonym:
  Turdus Moluccensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/52710097


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  92F16F40B1D4D994

Avibase ID:
  avibase-92F16F40

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/92F16F40


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562237

Geographic range:

  • Pitta moluccensis: SE Asia to Borneo; winters to Gr. Sundas; vagrant to nw Australia
  • Pitta megarhyncha: S Bangladesh to Malay Pen, Sumatra, Bangka I. and Riau Arch.
  • Pitta elegans elegans: breeds Timor and associated islands (Semau, Rote); winters in the Sulawesi region and the central Moluccas
  • Pitta elegans virginalis: Tanahjampea, Kalaotoa and Kalao islands (off Sulawesi)
  • Pitta elegans maria: Lesser Sundas (Sumba)
  • Pitta concinna: Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores, Adonara, Lomblen and Alor islands
  • Pitta vigorsii: Seram, Watubela, Banda, Tayandu, Kai and Tanimbar islands
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English:
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta
French:
Brève à ailes bleues, B. des palétuviers ou B. élégante


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta ( Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii])
Clements 1st edition:
Blue-winged Pitta ( Pitta moluccensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Blue-winged Pitta ( Pitta moluccensis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Pitta [versicolor, iris, moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii]

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Other synonyms

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Czech: pita modrokřídlá, Pita molucká
Danish: Blåvinget Pitta
German: Kleine Blauflügelpitta, Neunfarbenpitta
English: Blue-winged Pitta, Blue-winged, Mangrove, Elegant or Two-striped Pitta
Esperanto: Moluka pito
Spanish: Pita Aliazul
Estonian: peegelpita
Finnish: Sateenkaaripitta
French: Brève à ailes bleues, Brève à ailes bleues, B. des palétuviers ou B. élégante
Hungarian: kékszárnyú pitta
Indonesian: Paok hujan
Italian: Pitta delle Molucche
Japanese (romaji): minamiyairochou
Japanese: ミナミヤイロチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 南八色鳥
Scientific: Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha or elegans], Pitta [moluccensis, megarhyncha, elegans or vigorsii], Pitta moluccensis, Turdus Moluccensis
Lithuanian: Molukinė pita
Malay: Burung Pacat Sayap Biru, Pacat Sayap Biru
Dutch: Blauwvleugelpitta
Norwegian: Blåvingepitta
Polish: kurtaczek modroskrzydly, kurtaczek modroskrzydły
Pinyin: lán-chì bā-sè-dōng
Russian: Молуккская питта
Slovak: pita modrokrídla
Swedish: Blåvingad pitta
Thai: นกแต้วแล้วธรรมดา, นกกอหลอ
Thai (Transliteration): nók tâeew-láeew tʰam-ma-daa
Ukrainian: Піта синьокрила
Vietnamese: Chim Đuôi cụt cánh xanh
Chinese: 紫藍翅八色鶇, 蓝翅八色鸫, 马来八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 藍翅八色鶇

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