Published on March 19, 2014
Bird Adaptations: Beaks and Feet
Clues: -good for breaking seeds apart -short, thick, cone-shaped bill -sparrows, cardinals
Clues: -sharp, curved bills for tearing meat -found on birds of prey -hawks, owls
Clues: -long bills that can bore into wood to eat insects -woodpeckers
Clues: -long and slender for getting nectar from flowers -hummingbird
Clues: -long, flat bill that separates small plants and animals from the water -Ducks, Canada Goose
Clues: -sharp, long, pointed beak used for fishing -herons and kingfishers
Clues: -thin, pointed bill for eating insects -warblers
Clues: -multi-purpose bill that allows birds to eat fruit, seeds, insects, fish, and other animals -crows
Swiss Army Knife
Clues: -large, curved claws used to snatch fish from the water -raptors, osprey
Clues: -used to scrape the soil for food -has nail-like toes -pheasants
Clues: -used like paddles by water birds -ducks and Canada Geese
Clues: -long back toe to grab a branch tightly -robins
Clues: -3 toes, rather than 4 for faster movement -flat foot -no back obstruction
Clues: -2 hind toes enable bird to move up a tree without falling backward -good for balancing -woodpecker
Other Sciences; Archaeology & Fossils; May 26, 2014; New Enantiornithine bird with scansorial adaptations discovered from the Lower Cretaceous of China
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