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Thursday, May 07, 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 Dragons and Elements 27475
2 Dragons & Colors 17601
3 Amphisbaena 22666
4 Amphiptere 18962
5 Dragonet 15317
6 Firedrake 19881
7 Hydra 18226
8 Icedrake 17044
9 Naga 17778
10 Ourobouros 15734

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