- Mythical Number: #3698
- Culture: Chinese and Japanese
- Attribute: Mountain Dweller
- Attribute: Sorcery and Medicinal
- Attribute: Aquatic
- Behaviour: Neutral
One of the mythical animals from the old Chinese bestiaries. The Zaoyu was a carp with the legs of a chicken. It was believed that eating it would cure warts.
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