- East Asian (culture)
- Mountain Dweller (attribute)
- Sorcery and Medicinal (attribute)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Neutral (behaviour)
A creature believed to have lived in China according to ancient bestiaries. The Chiru was a red fish that inhabited the lakes in the high mountains. It that had the face of a human but made the sound of a duck. Doctors stated that eating a Chiru would cure someone suffering from scabies.
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Basilisk by JustMick, Shuck by Serphire, Ts Um A Kas - Illustration of a rock painting (from Dover publications).