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Alicanto - Chilean myth: a bird that has glowing feathers, and eyes that illuminated in strange colors.

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Mythical creatures: thunderbird. (Click for more creatures) - the Native Americans believed that certain birds brought storms with them. The myth probably originated when they noticed birds would soar long and high on the warm updrafts that roll through before a storm.

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Bird Kingdom by Kelsey Eng - Swan Queen, Sparrow Girl, and Crow Knight

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The Thunderbird is a legendary creature in North American indigenous peoples' history and culture. It's considered a "supernatural" bird of power and strength. It is especially important, and richly depicted, in the art, songs and oral histories of many Pacific Northwest Coast cultures, but is also found in various forms among the peoples of the American Southwest and Great Plains.

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Chinese phoenix – Fenghuang are mythological.Images of an ancient bird have appeared in China for over 7,000 years. The phoenix represented power sent from the heavens to the Empress.

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`.Phoenix, rebirth and renewal...The phoenix is a mythical bird which consumed itself by fire every 500 years and a new young phoenix sprang from its ashes.Legend has it that the phoenix lands on nothing but the greatest treasures. It is the highest-ranked bird in China and

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10 Awesome and Unusual Mythological Creatures

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Creature commission by Nimphradora. The Dragon-Wolf is a heraldic creature composed of two animals, a Dragon and a wolf

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