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What is a magpie?

A magpie is a black and white bird with a long black tail that is related to the raven and crow. Magpies are smaller than American crows are, but much larger than a sparrow. T ( Full Answer )
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What is a magpies habitat?

the natural habitat of a Magpie is near rivers streams ,as well as meadow areas , grasslands and oak woods .
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What eats magpies?

No animal preys on magpies. Dead magpies would be eaten by maggots, beetles, and other decomposers.
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What color are magpies?

The magpie has black, white, and blue feathers in various combinations according to breed. See the link below.
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Where did the magpie originate?

Australia. No not really but you're a fool for asking because no one knows and if they did then it would come up with more answers than this one! lol
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What are the superstitions about magpies?

One for sorrow, Two for joy, Three for a girl, Four for a boy, Five for silver, Six for gold, Seven for a secret, Never to be told .
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How does a Magpie Reproduce?

They reproduce by internal fertilisation, during which the eggis fertilised inside the female. Like reptiles, birds have cloaca,or a single exit and entrance for sperm, eggs, ( Full Answer )
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Are magpies monogamous?

The simple answer is YES the Australian Magpie is a monogamous bird. Like many bird species they have just the one partner.
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Does a magpie have ears?

All birds have ears, called the pinna and like humans they also have 3 chambers within the ear. They have a small tube leading directly to the ear drum or tympanum, so this ma ( Full Answer )
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What do magpies collect?

They collect large twigs for their nests, hair from animals to build their nests with, that sort of thing.