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This section contains information about phenomena that are generally believed to have a supernatural, mystical nature, and the very existence of which is currently in doubt.Phenomena Hierarchy

Ama-biko

Added Fri, 09/11/2018
Hierarchy
Другие названия
Ama-biko-nyudo
Amabie
Amahiko
Umihiko
Tampico
Arie
Область распространения
Japan
Attributes
anthropomorphic creature
water creature
animal body parts
the glowing areas of the body
fish tail
scales
Sources

According to Japanese beliefs, a half-man is a half-fish with a bird's beak that appears in the sea and predicts the future. From afar at night it looks like strange lights on the water. It is believed that he looks like a mermaid or a newt with three legs.

Similar or identical to Amabie.

Amabie

In Japanese mythology, a mermaid-like three-legged creature with a beak, combining human and fish features. He has long hair and a scaly body. As well as a beak-shaped mouth and three legs. It glows with a bright light that can be seen from the coast.

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