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Re: Troodon again



>       A species of black cockatoo will also break off a piece
>of branch and beat it against the trunk of a tree to attract a
>mate. There is a snail eating species (I can't remember where or
>what its name is) that uses a regular anvil stone to crack open
>a certain species of snail. 
>       Dann Pigdon

Anvil stones are used by a number of snail-eating birds; thrushes and
pittas in particular, though there may be others.
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