- East Asian (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Reptilian (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
- Sea Serpents (common type)
An eel that stretches 700m in length and lives underneath Japan. When it shakes it creates earthquakes and floods. It head lies under Kyoto in the south and its tail beneath Awomori in the north. Similar to Jinshin-Mushi and Kami.
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