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Friday, July 31, 2015

Types of dragons

Although dragons occur in many legends around the world, there are strong differences between the various monsters that have been grouped together under the dragon label. Some dragons are said to breathe fire or to be poisonous. They are commonly portrayed as serpentine or reptilian, hatching from eggs and possessing typically scaly or feathered bodies.

European dragons are more often winged, while Chinese dragons resemble large snakes. Dragons can have a variable number of legs: none, two, four, or more when it comes to early European literature. Let's examine the main types of dragons. Visit Monstropedia, the Monstrous Encyclopedia for a more exhaustive list of creatures.

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1 Wyvern 29308
2 Worm 18477
3 Amphisbaena 23649
4 Amphiptere 20009
5 Hydra 18816
6 Firedrake 20794
7 Icedrake 17597
8 Tatzelworm 15278
9 Naga 18508
10 Ourobouros 16365
11 Dragonet 16293
12 Dragons & Colors 18491
13 Dragons and Elements 29446