10 most difficult ornitology riddles A list of ten (out of 30) ornitology related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Ornitology quiz Monkey-eating eagle can be found in ...Philippines. The Philippine eagle also known as the monkey-eating eagle is endemic to the Philippines and can be found on four major islands: eastern Luzon, Samar, Leyte, and Mindanao. The largest numbers of eagles reside on Mindanao, with between 82 and 233 breeding pairs.very hard 20% IndonesiaIndonesia21%PhilippinesPhilippines20%New GuineaNew Guinea38%Amazon rainforestAmazon rainforest19%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 203 answers in 3 languages »birds riddles » What bird built this nest?Long-tailed tit. The nest of the long-tailed tit is constructed from four materials - lichen, feathers, spider egg cocoons and moss, with over 6,000 pieces used for a typical nest.very hard 20% European penduline titEuropean penduline tit45%willow warblerwillow warbler17%black redstart black redstart 16%long-tailed titlong-tailed tit20%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 220 answers in 3 languages »animals riddles » What is the largest flying parrot?Hyacinthine macaw, is a parrot native to central and eastern South America. With a length of about 100 cm it is longer than any other species of parrot. It is the largest macaw and the largest flying parrot species, though the flightless kakapo of New Zealand can outweigh it at up to 3.5 kg.very hard 26% grey parrotgrey parrot10%blue-throated macawblue-throated macaw37%kakapokakapo25%hyacinthine macawhyacinthine macaw26%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 203 answers in 3 languages »animals riddles » Which of the following is not true about nightjar?It builds nest on the ground. Nightjar, is a crepuscular and nocturnal bird that breeds across most of Europe and temperate Asia. It does not build a nest, and its two grey and brown blotched eggs are laid directly on the ground.very hard 29% it opens its bill during flightit opens its bill during flight17%it builds nest on the groundit builds nest on the ground29%it feeds on flying insects, which it seizes in flightit feeds on flying insects, which it seizes in flight33%it is a nocturnal birdit is a nocturnal bird20%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 443 answers in 2 languages »animals riddles » What is the color of eyes of owls that hunt at night?Black. Owl's eye colour depends on the time of day in which they hunt. The ones that hunt during daylight have yellow eyes. The ones that hunt at night but also at the evenings and mornings have orange eyes. Black eyes are typical to owls that hunt only at night.very hard 30% yellowyellow21%blackblack30%orangeorange12%it doesn't matter, all owls hunt at nightit doesn't matter, all owls hunt at night35%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 465 answers in 3 languages »eyes riddles » What is the largest species of pigeon on earth?Victoria crowned pigeon is typically 73 to 75 cm long. Some specimens may exceed a length of 80 cm and a weight of 3.5 kg. It is marginally larger than the two other crowned pigeons on average, thus is considered the largest surviving species of pigeon on earth.very hard 31% giant runtgiant runt16%New Zealand pigeonNew Zealand pigeon17%Victoria crowned pigeonVictoria crowned pigeon31%common wood pigeoncommon wood pigeon34%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 350 answers in 2 languages »zoology riddles » What bird is that?European bee-eater. The European bee-eater is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. This species, like other bee-eaters, is a richly coloured, slender bird. It has brown and yellow upper parts, whilst the wings are green and the beak is black.very hard 31% Eurasian kingfisherEurasian kingfisher45%scarlet macaw scarlet macaw 3%European bee-eaterEuropean bee-eater31%European rollerEuropean roller19%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2049 answers in 5 languages »animals riddles » To which bird the mistletoe is a big treat?Mistle thrush. Found in open woods, parks, hedges and cultivated land, the mistle thrush feeds on a wide variety of invertebrates, seeds and berries. Its preferred fruits including those of the mistletoe, holly and yew. Mistletoe is favoured where it is available, and this is reflected in the thrush's English and scientific names.very hard 32% turtle doveturtle dove14%mistle thrushmistle thrush32%rollerroller38%hoopoehoopoe14%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 614 answers in 3 languages »ecology riddles » White stork is a synanthrope. What does it mean? It benefits from its association with humans. A synanthrope is a member of a species of wild animals and plants of various kinds that live near, and benefit from, an association with humans and the somewhat artificial habitats that humans create around them.very hard 32% it lives on plant and meat foodit lives on plant and meat food10%it picks one partner for its whole lifeit picks one partner for its whole life23%it migrates between two different habitatsit migrates between two different habitats33%it benefits from its association with humansit benefits from its association with humans32%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 4311 answers in 2 languages »nature riddles » What is the name of this exotic bird?Stinkybird. The hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin), also known as the stinkybird, is a species of tropical bird found in swamps, riparian forests, and mangroves of the Amazon and the Orinoco Delta in South America. It is notable for having chicks that possess claws on two of their wing digits. very hard 33% Gouldian finchGouldian finch7%Buteogallus Buteogallus 30%Aratinga Aratinga 28%StinkybirdStinkybird33%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 261 answers in 2 languages »South America riddles » Play ornitology quiz and see all the questions.