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PEELi - Murray Cod

ANiMOZ #007

Code: PEELii

Common name: Murray Cod

Taxonomy: Maccullochella peelii

Level: APEX | Form: PREDATOR

Status: RARE | BiOME: RIVER

Overcomes: Fire | Flood | Drought

SUPERPOWERS:

MULTIPHAGE:

PEELii’s Multiphage Superpower comes from their broad diet. She will eat almost anything she can get her mouth around. The term ‘-phagous’ is related to feeding on specific types of food, but PEELii has no such limitation.

OPEN JAW:

His Open Jaw power works in tandem with Multiphage! By opening his mouth and forming a huge bucket shape, he can inhale large prey that other predators in the River can’t stomach.

WEAKNESSES:

WING:

PEELii is rarely threatened in the water, but if up against a Wing species in a Clash, it’s an automatic loss, as she will not always have reached her massive, maximum size yet!

STONi:

If there is one creature PEELii wouldn’t want to come across in his River home it is a venturing STONi. In a Clash, it’s an automatic win to STONi.

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