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The peckerel is a monster from the Bird family which first appeared in Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies.


The peckerel is a large teal bird with a long neck and a sharp beak.


Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

#114 - Peckerel
HP MP Experience Gold
580 132
Attack Defense Speed
Dropped Item Strong antidote (common, 1/16)
Poison needle (rare, 1/64)
Locations Iluugazar Plains
Mt Ulbaruun
Skills Assassin's Stab
Family Bird family
Bestiary # 114
Game Dragon Quest IX
Console DS
Description They fly fast at their foes with paralysing attacks, and treat troublesome opponents to an Assassin's Stab.
They're forever forgetting the paralysing poison on the points of their tails, and itching themselves immobile by accident.


The name appears to be a play on "peck" and "cockerel".

Related enemies[edit]