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Garnet Pitta Pitta granatina coccinea   - Adult
Garnet Pitta
Photographer : © Jainy Kuriakose
Location :Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia
Date : 27 June 2012
English synonyms:Red-headed Scarlet Pitta
Bird Family :Pittidae - Pittas
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :On the trail to Lata Berkoh...this beautiful gem was incessantly calling through the thickets deep inside. We had to literally crawl to get close to this little fellow. - JK