What kind of feeding is crossbill's beak adapted to?

grain eating
insect catching
coniferous-seed eating
chiseling
Cross­bills are char­ac­ter­ized by the mandibles crossing at their tips, which gives the group its English name. These mandibles enable them to extract seeds from conifer cones.

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grain eating
insect catching
coniferous-seed eating
chiseling
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flagFinland
1%
1%
97%
0%
85
flagItaly
0%
6%
92%
1%
93
flagGreece
0%
5%
91%
2%
34
flagSwitzerland
0%
8%
87%
4%
24
flagthe Netherlands
2%
6%
86%
3%
114
flagSweden
0%
10%
86%
3%
29
flagVietnam
0%
4%
86%
8%
23
flagSpain
2%
7%
85%
2%
42
flagthe United Arab Emirates
3%
9%
84%
1%
51
flagGermany
4%
10%
81%
2%
310
flagFrance
8%
6%
79%
4%
49
flagPoland
8%
11%
76%
3%
23146
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
10%
76%
4%
555
flagNorway
10%
10%
76%
2%
46
flagRepublic of Ireland
4%
20%
67%
6%
74
flagUnknown
11%
18%
64%
4%
1130
flagCanada
11%
19%
61%
7%
42
flagthe United States
12%
18%
55%
12%
594
flagIndia
11%
28%
41%
17%
158
flagAustralia
20%
26%
36%
16%
30

Gender

men76%
women79%
grain eating
8%
6%
insect catching
12%
10%
coniferous-seed eating
76%
79%
chiseling
3%
3%

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