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Pittas
   
   

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Fig 1 :
Blue-winged Pitta
Pitta moluccensis
Habitat : Lowland secondary rainforest
Location : Singapore


Fig 2 :
Malayan Banded Pitta - male
Hydrornis irena
Habitat : Lowland primary rainforest
Location : Taman Negara
, Peninsular Malaysia

Fig 3 :
Malayan Banded Pitta - juvenile
Hydrornis irena
Habitat : Lowland primary rainforest
Location : Taman Negara
, Peninsular Malaysia

Fig 4 :
Garnet Pitta
Erythropitta granatina
Habitat : Lowland primary rainforest
Location : Taman Negara
, Peninsular Malaysia
Notes : Roosting at eye-level near the forest edge.

Fig 5 :
Hooded Pitta
Pitta sordida
Habitat : Lowland secondary forest
Location : Singapore
Notes : A typical encounter with a Hooded Pitta in the forest is of a shy bird, glimpsed amongst thick vegetation.