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
flagSweden
0%
6%
92%
2%
50
flagItaly
1%
6%
91%
1%
94
flagGreece
0%
5%
91%
2%
35
flagSwitzerland
1%
8%
88%
1%
60
flagthe Netherlands
3%
5%
86%
3%
129
flagSpain
2%
6%
86%
2%
43
flagthe United Arab Emirates
3%
11%
83%
1%
53
flagGermany
4%
10%
81%
3%
333
flagAustria
3%
12%
81%
0%
32
flagFrance
8%
6%
79%
4%
49
flagPoland
7%
11%
76%
3%
24188
flagNorway
10%
10%
76%
2%
46
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
11%
75%
4%
586
flagRepublic of Ireland
3%
20%
67%
7%
79
flagUnknown
11%
18%
65%
4%
1166
flagCanada
11%
18%
62%
6%
43
flagthe United States
12%
17%
56%
12%
623
flagIndia
13%
29%
40%
15%
172
flagAustralia
19%
25%
38%
16%
31

Gender

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

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