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Elegant or Ornate Pitta

Pitta [elegans or concinna] (= Pitta elegans) Temminck, 1836




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


Original description

Citation:
  Temminck, 1836

Reference:
  Pl.Col. pl.591

Protonym:
  Pitta elegans

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Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F2AAE3FE482511A6

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F2AAE3FE

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F2AAE3FE


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562227

Geographic range:

  • 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
English:
Elegant or Ornate Pitta
French:
Brève élégante ou B. de Lombok


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Elegant or Ornate Pitta ( Pitta [elegans or concinna])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Elegant or Ornate Pitta ( Pitta [elegans or concinna])
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Brève élégante ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Elegant Pitta ( Pitta elegans) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Pitta [elegans, concinna or vigorsii]

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Other synonyms


Catalan: pita elegant
Czech: pita ozdobná
Danish: Pragtpitta
German: Schmuckpitta
English: Elegant or Ornate Pitta, Elegant Pitta, Irene Pitta
Esperanto: Eleganta pito
Spanish: Pita Elegante
Spanish (Spain): Pita Elegante
Estonian: hundpita
Finnish: Kaunopitta
French: Brève élégante, Brève élégante ou B. de Lombok
Hungarian: ékszerpitta
Indonesian: Paok, Paok Laus
Italian: Pitta elegante
Japanese (romaji): nodoguroyairochou
Japanese: ノドグロヤイロチョウ
Scientific: Pitta [elegans or concinna], Pitta elegans, Pitta elegans elegans
Lithuanian: Elegantiškoji pita
Dutch: Ornaatpitta
Norwegian: Elegantpitta
Polish: kurtaczek ozdobny
Portuguese (Portugal): Pita-elegante
Russian: Элегантная питта
Slovak: pita pôvabná
Swedish: Praktpitta
Ukrainian: Піта жовтоброва
Chinese: 华丽八色鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 優雅八色鳥

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