new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura) | by Dave 2x
Back to photostream

Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura)

Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura), Thattekad, Kerala, South India

 

The Indian Pitta (Pitta brachyura) is a medium-sized passerine bird. It breeds mainly in the sub-Himalayas and winters in southern India and Sri Lanka. These birds are found in thick undergrowth and are often more easily detected by their calls.

 

Source: Wikipedia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_pitta

1,058 views
5 faves
3 comments
Taken on January 28, 2014