The qilin (Chinese: 麒麟), a creature in Chinese mythology, ... a hybrid animal
that looks less unicorn than chimera, with the body of a deer, ... Another similar
creature also mentioned...
Mar 17, 2009 ... This is part 1 of my "weird animal names" series. Part 2 is "Panthers, and 5 other
real animals that don't exist." Being a Medieval zoologist was ...
Mythology is rich in magical animals. Some were based on actual animals such
as Pegasus the winged horse of Greek legend.
The truth is, unlike almost every single other mythical creature, the unicorn does
not appear anywhere in any culture's actual mythology. That is to say, plenty of ...
Aug 2, 2013 ... Modern experts believe he probably fused descriptions of several different
animals in his account, and that the inspiration for the unicorn myth ...
Dec 18, 2014 ... Some mythical creatures — such as the dragon or the unicorn — have ... In other
cases, the beast was merely an exaggeration that made for ...
A Unicorn is not unlike a war-horse; it has heavy cloven hooves, the main
difference in appearance is that it has a single central horn on its forehead.
Track the origins of legendary creatures including dragons, unicorns, mermaids,
and sea serpents. ... Others, we think, can bring us luck or joy. Together mythic ...
While many mythic creatures are man-eating monsters or evil spirits, others, like
unicorns, are powerful and peaceful. Both the pearly white unicorn of European ...
Explore Jo Timms's board "Dragons, unicorns & other mythical creatures" on
Pinterest, the world's catalog of ideas. | See more about Baby Dragon, Dragon