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Birds hunting in co-operation
Amongst archosaurs, studies have shown co-operative hunting by crocs,
but have any studies shown co-operative hunting by birds?
A species of African eagle uses co-operation to catch rock hyraxes -
one bird flies around making an obvious spectacle of itself, commanding
the undivided attention of the hyraxes. Meanwhile, the eagle's mate
sneaks in from behind and takes one of the little critters.