Ivory-breasted pitta

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Ivory-breasted pitta
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pittidae
Genus: Pitta
Species: P. maxima
Binomial name
Pitta maxima

The ivory-breasted pitta (Pitta maxima) is a species of bird in the family Pittidae. It is endemic to North Maluku in Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


Two subspecies are recognized:


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Pitta maxima". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.