Length:180 to 205 mm.
Weight:54–146 g.

Blue‐winged pitta

(Pitta moluccensis)

The blue‐winged pitta is a colorful songbird found in Australia and South East Asia. It displays a black head, white chin and bluff body. Its wings are blue, hence its name, and also the tip of the tail is a deep violet‐blue color. It is often seen singing on top of tall trees.

Did you know...?

Due to its colorful appearance the blue‐winged pitta has won the title “Little Forest Angel”.