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Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta

Erythropitta [venusta or usheri] (= Erythropitta venusta) (Müller, S 1836)

The graceful pitta, sometimes alternatively known as the black-crowned pitta (although another species is more regularly called black-crowned pitta, is a species of bird in the family Pittidae which occurs in Sumatra, Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pittidae
Genus:
   Erythropitta
Scientific:
  Erythropitta venusta


Original description

Citation:
  (Müller, S 1836)

Reference:
   Tijdschr. Natuurl. Geschied. Physiol. 2(1835) p.348 pl.V[=8] fig.4

Imprint year:
  1835

Protonym:
  Pitta venusta


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  D2340BBEADD702EE

Avibase ID:
  avibase-D2340BBE

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D2340BBE


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562248

Geographic range:

  • Erythropitta ussheri: Lowlands of n Borneo
  • Erythropitta venusta: Highlands of Sumatra
English:
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta
French:
Brève gracieuse ou B. d'Ussher


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Erythropitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Pitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Pitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Pitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Pitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Pitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Pitta [venusta or usheri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta ( Erythropitta [venusta or usheri])
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Black-crowned Garnet Pitta ( Pitta venusta) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Black-crowned Garnet Pitta ( Pitta venusta) [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Pitta venusta [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Pitta venusta [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Pitta venusta [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Erythropitta [granatina, ussheri or venusta]

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Other synonyms

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Czech: pita horská
Danish: Sumatrapitta
German: Maronenrückenpitta
English: Black-crowned Garnet Pitta, Black-crowned or Black-and-crimson Pitta
Esperanto: Gracia pito
Spanish: Pita Graciosa
Estonian: tõmmupita
Finnish: vuorikorupitta
French: Brève gracieuse, Brève gracieuse or B. noir et rouge, Brève gracieuse ou B. d'Ussher, Brève gracieuse ou B. noir et rouge
Hungarian: vénuszpitta
Indonesian: Paok Topi-hitam
Italian: Pitta capinera
Japanese (romaji): sumatorayairochou
Japanese: スマトラヤイロチョウ
Scientific: Erythropitta [venusta or usheri], Erythropitta venusta, Pitta [venusta or usheri], Pitta venusta
Lithuanian: Dailioji pita
Dutch: Zwartkruinpitta
Norwegian: Venuspitta
Polish: kurtaczek czarnoglowy
Russian: Изящная питта
Slovak: pita červeno-čierna
Swedish: sumatrajuveltrast
Ukrainian: Піта суматранська
Chinese: 黑冠八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 黑冠八色鳥

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