What kind of feeding is this beak adapted to?

chiseling
scything
dip netting
surface skimming
Skimmers fly low over the water surface with the lower mandible skimming the water. They catch small fish, insects, crus­taceans and molluscs by touch.

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chiseling
scything
dip netting
surface skimming
answers
flagFinland
0%
0%
4%
95%
45
flagIsrael
0%
0%
14%
85%
14
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
2%
5%
82%
34
flagUkraine
0%
0%
21%
78%
14
flagItaly
11%
4%
11%
72%
43
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
7%
12%
59%
398
flagNorway
18%
11%
11%
59%
27
flagthe Netherlands
26%
5%
8%
58%
68
flagSpain
14%
14%
14%
57%
21
flagGermany
22%
7%
14%
54%
190
flagPoland
26%
7%
12%
53%
14086
flagFrance
21%
12%
12%
53%
32
flagSweden
20%
13%
13%
53%
30
flagGreece
15%
10%
21%
52%
19
flagthe United States
19%
11%
22%
46%
375
flagCanada
5%
26%
26%
42%
19
flagAustralia
14%
14%
28%
42%
14
flagIndia
14%
11%
35%
38%
98
flagRepublic of Ireland
34%
6%
20%
38%
49
flagUnknown
41%
7%
15%
36%
909

Gender

men49%
women54%
chiseling
30%
24%
scything
7%
6%
dip netting
13%
14%
surface skimming
49%
54%

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