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Gurney's Pitta

Hydrornis gurneyi (Hume, AO 1875)

Gurney's pitta is a medium-sized passerine bird. It breeds in the Malay Peninsula, with populations mainly in Myanmar. The common name and Latin binomial commemorate the British banker and amateur ornithologist John Henry Gurney (1819-1890). Its diet consists of slugs, insects, and earthworms. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pittidae
Genus:
   Hydrornis
Scientific:
  Hydrornis gurneyi


Original description

Citation:
  (Hume, AO 1875)

Reference:
   Stray Feathers 3 p.296 pl.3

Protonym:
  Pitta Gurneyi

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30107942


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F79F525107BDFBBA

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F79F5251

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F79F5251


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562232

Geographic range:

  • Hydrornis gurneyi: extreme southern Myanmar (southern Tenasserim); formerly also peninsular Thailand, where now may be extinct
English:
Gurney's Pitta
Catalan:
pita de Gurney
Czech:
pita thajská
Danish:
Gurney´s Pitta
German:
Gurneypitta
Spanish:
Pita de Gurney
Spanish (Spain):
Pita de Gurney
Finnish:
malakanpitta
French:
Brève de Gurney
Croatian:
plavokapa pita
Hungarian:
sziámi pitta
Italian:
Pitta di Gurney
Japanese (romaji):
kuroharashimayairochou
Japanese:
クロハラシマヤイロチョウ
Lithuanian:
Gurnėjaus pita
Dutch:
Gurneys Pitta
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gulbrystpitta
Norwegian:
Gulbrystpitta
Polish:
kurtaczek czarnobrzuchy
Portuguese:
Pita-de-gurney
Portuguese (Portugal):
pita-de-gurney
Russian:
Желтогрудая питта
Slovak:
pita žltohrdlá
Serbian:
Gernijeva pita
Swedish:
blåkronad juveltrast
Ukrainian:
Піта чорночерева
Chinese:
泰国八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional):
泰國八色鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Gurney's Pitta ( Hydrornis gurneyi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v7 (Dec 2022):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v8 (Dec 2023):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Brève de Gurney ( Pitta gurneyi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Gurney's Pitta ( Pitta gurneyi)
Oriental Bird Club:
Gurney's Pitta ( Pitta gurneyi)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Pitta gurneyi
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Pitta gurneyi
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Pitta gurneyi
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Gurney's Pitta ( Pitta gurneyi)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Gurney's Pitta ( Pitta gurneyi)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.03:
Gurney's Pitta ( Hydrornis gurneyi)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pitta gurneyi
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hydrornis gurneyi

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: pita de Gurney
Czech: Pita Gurneyova, pita thajská
Danish: Gurney´s Pitta, Gurney's Pitta
German: Goldbrustpitta, Goldkehlpitta, Goldkehl-Pitta, Gurneypitta
English: Guerney's Pitta, Gurney's Pitta
English, HBW: Gurney's Pitta
English (IOC): Gurney's Pitta
English (United States): Gurney's Pitta
Esperanto: Gurnej-pito
Spanish: Pita de Guerney, Pita de Gurney
Spanish (Spain): Pita de Gurney
Spanish (HBW): Gurney's Pitta
Estonian: safranpita
Finnish: Malakanpitta
French: Brève de Gurney
Croatian: plavokapa pita
Hungarian: sziámi pitta
Italian: Pitta di Gurney
Japanese (romaji): kuro-hara shima ya-iro-chō, kuroharashimayairochou
Japanese: クロハラシマヤイロチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 黒腹縞八色鳥
Kazakh: Герни питтасы
Kirghiz: Герни питтасы
Scientific: Hydrornis gurneyi, Pitta gurneyi
Lithuanian: Gurnėjaus pita
Malay: Burung Pacat Raja
Maltese: pitta ta' Gurney
Dutch: Gurney-pitta, Gurneys Pitta
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gulbrystpitta
Norwegian: Blåkronepitta, Gulbrystpitta
Polish: kurtaczek czarnobrzuchy
Pinyin: tàiguó bā-sè-dōng
Portuguese: Pita-de-gurney
Portuguese (Portugal): pita-de-gurney
Russian: Желтогрудая питта, Питта Герни, Питта Гюрнея, ПиттаГюрнея
Slovak: Pita žltohrdlá
Serbian: Gernijeva pita
Swedish: blåkronad juveltrast, Blåkronad pitta
Thai: นกแต้วแร้วท้องดำ, นกแต้วแล้วท้องดำ
Thai (Transliteration): nók tâeew-láeew tʰoaaŋ-dam, nók tâeew-ráeew tʰóaaŋ-dam
Turkish: Gurney pittası
Ukrainian: Піта чорночерева
Vietnamese: Đuôi cụt Gurney
Chinese: 泰国八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 泰國八色鳥, 泰國八色鶇

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