Far-ranging fabulous monster with lion body and a horrible head with three rows of teeth, and a scaly tail ending in a ball of poison darts.
It will triple top you and devour your every morsel — boots, buttons and all. If a Manticore ate an apple it would not leave any core. Or pips. As a man-eater the situation is similar.
Manticore Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Mardykhor
Type: fabulous creature
Area or people: Persia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 500
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Article last revised on May 14, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.