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Blue-winged Pitta Pitta moluccensis   - Adult
Blue-winged Pitta
Photographer : © David Bakewell
Location :Fruit orchards near Ulu Paip Forest Reserve, Kedah, Malaysia
Date : 30 July 2006
English synonyms:Moluccan Pitta, Blue Winged Pitta, Lesser Blue-winged Pitta, Lesser Blue Winged Pitta, Little Blue-winged Pitta
Bird Family :Pittidae - Pittas
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This bird returned repeatedly to this site to collect worms for unfledged young in a nearby nest. This represents the third breeding pair found, all within a square mile of each other.