• Creature A breed of winged horse; the Abraxan is a gigantic, extremely powerful Palomino (FB). Madame Maxime, headmistress of Beauxbatons, breeds them (OP20), and the winged horses that pull her flying carriage are Abraxans. They drink only single malt whisky and require “forceful handling” (c.f. GF15 ff.). Read More
• Creature A gigantic black spider (legspan may reach up to 15 feet) with a poisonous bite, the Acromantula is an anomaly in the beast / being classification system. While capable of human speech, the Acromantula is classified as a beast rather than a being due to its violent tendencies. Read More
• Creature The Department for the Regulation and Control of Magical Creatures keeps some albino bloodhounds around to be used against Nogtails. Read More
• Creature The garden at Malfoy Manor has albino peacocks roaming the lawns (DH1, DH23). These are not magical creatures, but real birds kept for their beauty and opulence.    … Read More
• Creature Species of dragon, native to New Zealand and Australia. habitat: valleys appearance: iridescent, pearly scales size: medium eyes: glittering, multicolored, with no pupils flame: vivid red food: sheep eggs: pale grey… Read More
• Creature Armadillos are small armored mammals found throughout the Americas; the species is most diverse, however, in South America. The bile of this creature is used for making potions, including Wit-Sharpening Potion. Harry spilled his armadillo bile on purpose during a Potions lesson in order to listen to a conversation between Snape and Karkaroff… Read More
• Creature A thin grey serpent with glowing red eyes which comes out of magical fires and lives long enough to lay fiery hot eggs in some dark and secluded spot. These eggs, while valued as potion ingredients, are very dangerous. If they are not found and frozen in time, they will… Read More
• Creature Thin and mournful-looking bird somewhat resembling a vulture, greenish-black in color, native to Britain and Ireland. Read More
• Creature A Dark creature with the appearance of a woman with floor-length black hair and a skeletal, green-tinged face. Its screams will kill. Read More
• Creature A wizard-bred Dark creature of enormous power, this extremely poisonous giant serpent (up to 50 feet in length) is brilliant green in color with long thin saber-like fangs and bulbous yellow eyes. The first basilisk was created by Herpo the Foul thousands of years ago (FW). A basilisk… Read More
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• Creature Horn of this creature is used as a potion ingredient (Pm, CS10, CS11). Read More
• Creature Another name for the yeti; the Bigfoot variety lives in the Pacific Northwest of the United States (FB). Read More
• Creature A magical insect, native to Australia. It is about a half-inch long and vivid blue in color. A Billywig’s sting causes giddiness and levitation. For this reason, the Billywig’s sting is highly sought after by Australian wizards. Dried Billywig stingers are useful as a potion ingredient. Read More
• Creature A small fairy-like creature that is covered with black hair. Another name for the Doxy. Read More
• Creature The Blast-Ended Skrewt is a stange hybrid creature bred by Hagrid at Hogwarts in the fall of 1994, by crossing manticores and fire-crabs. Read More
• Creature Hagrid’s pet Fang is a black boarhound (U.S.: a Great Dane), a large breed of dog used in hunting wild boars. Like Hagrid, Fang much fiercer than he is. Fang accompanies Hagrid into the Forbidden Forest and also went with Harry, Hermione, Neville, and Draco when they served detention in… Read More