Shield WormReported By: unknown contributor in MM2
Role: Unknown Base Stock: Worm
MCC Stat Block: Shield Worm (1d3 (2)): Init +1; atk bite melee +2 (1d6); AC 12; HD 6D7 hp 24 each; MV Fly 10' ; 1d20; SV Fort -1, Ref -2, Will -3 Mutations: None
Number Appearing: 1d3 Morale: 5 Hit Dice: HD 6D7 Armor: 2 (AC 12) Size: Large 6 - 8 Meters
Movement: MV Fly 10'
Attack: Bite melee +2 (1d6)
Frequency: Rare Organization: Unknown Activity Cycle: Unknown Diet: Carnivore Habitat: Oceans Tech Level: 0 - 0 Artifacts: Unknown
Description (Initial Observations): The worm is covered with plates of chitin
Reactions: No known interactions
Behavior: This is a very important animal to many underwater races. The worm is covered with plates of chitin that are used to make arms (blades) and armor. A shield worm is 6 to 8 meters long and has 2 plates for every meter. They are usually harvested when they are .5 meters in diameter and grow back in a month.
Behavior: Behavior not recorded
Society: Anthropological studies incomplete