Latin name: Ludolacra
Other names: Laudolathra, Lucolathra, Ludolachra, Ludolathra
Category: Fish

A fish with four fins that moves swiftly

General Attributes

The ludolacra is found in some medieval encyclopedias. It is a fish with four fins (or "wings" as Thomas of Cantimpré says), two on the face and two on the back, with which it moves with wonderful speed wherever it wishes to go.