Hooded Pitta Pitta sordida
Estimated average number of individuals by week based on eBird data, Jul 2012 to Jun 2022
Peak week Dec 03-Dec 09, Dec 10-Dec 16
Early date 19 Oct 2013
Late date 15 May 2017
A normally shy ground-dweller preferring shaded areas of forests and occasionally parks and gardens. One recent popular bird was surprisingly seen in an HDB estate!