Black-crowned pitta

Black-crowned pitta

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Erythropitta ussheri

The black-crowned pitta, also known as the black-headed pitta, black-and-crimson pitta, black-and-scarlet pitta or black-crowned garnet pitta, is a brightly coloured, ground-dwelling, bird species in the pitta family. It is endemic to the Southeast Asian island of Borneo. It was described by John Gould in 1877, with the type locality recorded as the Lawas River in northern Sarawak.

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References

1. Black-crowned pitta Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-crowned_pitta
2. Black-crowned pitta on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22732662/95048332
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/520246

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