adult perched on a log, then in a tree

adult perched on a log, then in a tree
Species: Fairy Pitta   Pitta nympha
Author: mkennewell
Saturday, May 23, 2009
Added to IBC: 30 Sep 2009 - 12:47
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Altitude (m): 
87 meters


Fairy Pitta is studied closely here, and there is the famous 'Pitta Cafe' to stay at. You may be able to see the rings on this bird, and the radio transmitter.

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mkennewell, IBC1174135. Accessible at

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mkennewell, IBC1174135. Video of Fairy Pitta Pitta nympha at Huben Village, Taiwan. Accessible at

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