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%
93%
0%
89
flagGreece
0%
6%
90%
3%
32
flagVietnam
0%
4%
86%
8%
23
flagSpain
2%
7%
85%
2%
42
flagthe United Arab Emirates
2%
10%
84%
2%
46
flagAustria
5%
5%
84%
0%
19
flagthe Netherlands
3%
7%
83%
4%
91
flagGermany
5%
10%
80%
2%
284
flagFrance
8%
4%
80%
4%
46
flagNorway
8%
11%
77%
2%
45
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
10%
76%
4%
532
flagPoland
8%
11%
75%
3%
21738
flagRepublic of Ireland
4%
17%
70%
5%
68
flagUnknown
11%
19%
64%
4%
1050
flagCanada
11%
19%
61%
7%
42
flagthe United States
12%
17%
55%
12%
569
flagIndia
10%
28%
41%
18%
146
flagAustralia
12%
28%
40%
20%
25
flagthe Philippines
13%
27%
31%
22%
22

Gender

men76%
women79%
grain eating
8%
6%
insect catching
12%
11%
coniferous-seed eating
76%
79%
chiseling
2%
3%

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