Latin name: Rutela
Other names: Rucela
Category: Serpent

A serpent that is useful in medicine

General Attributes

The rutela is found in some medieval encyclopedias. It is a serpent that seems to have been created to be useful in medical remedies. It can live for a long time without any food.

The name rutela is also used for a kind of frog, which has some characteristics similar to this serpent.

Uses Magical, Medical, Alchemical and Culinary

The rutela can be used in the preparation of several medicinal remedies, so dealer in medicine keep them in a safe place. What they are a remedy for is not explained.