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Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura   - Chicks in nest
Indian Pitta
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary, Jasdan, Rajkot, Gujarat, India
Date : 29 July 2014
English synonyms:Green-winged Pitta, Green Winged Pitta, Bengal Pitta, Blue-winged Pitta, Blue Winged Pitta, Fairy Pitta
Bird Family :Pittidae - Pittas
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :When we visited Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary on 12.07.2014, the Indian Pitta was nesting. This time they had chicks inside the nest and one Pitta was feeding them. - PM