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Beasts : Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 6908

Beasts mentioned in this manuscript. The symbol indicates that the beast is illustrated at least once in the manuscript. Beasts that have not been identified are shown in italics with the category (if known) in [brackets]. The lists may be incomplete.

This manuscript has two parts. Each part has its own lists.

Part 1: Tractatus de naturis animalium [Folio 1r-77v]

Beast Name Order

Name Folio       
21v  
Achantis [bird] 14r  
Achime [fish] 23r  
Allec 25r  
Amphisbaena 28v  
Amraante [bird] 14r  
Ant 34v  
Ant-lion 34v  
Ape 11r  
Aphorus 25v  
Asp 28r, 29v  
Ass 2v  
Badger 6r  
Barchora [fish] 23r  
Basilisk 28r  
Bat 22v  
Bear 12r  
Beaver 5r  
Bee 32r  
Berus [serpent] 28v  
Bittern 20v  
Blackbird 20r  
Bonnacon 4r  
Bothis [fish] 25v  
Botrax 33v  
Buffalo 4r  
Buffones [worm] 33v  
Caladrius 14v, 15r  
Camel 3v  
Cantarida [worm] 34v  
Cariste [bird] 14v  
Cat 10r  
Catapheba [beast] 6r  
Caterpillar 34v  
Cenchris 29r  
Cerastes 28v  
Chelydros 29r  
Cinifes [worm] 34r  
Claurius [fish] 26r  
Cock 17v, 18v  
Coredulus 15v  
Crab 25v  
Crane 17v  
Cricos [fish] 23v  
Crochilos [bird] 16r  
Crocodile 23r  
Crow 15r  
Cuckoo 15r  
Cyrocrates [beast] 6r  
Dipsa 29r, 31r  
Doe 6r  
Dog 4r  
Dog-fly 34r  
Dolphin 23v, 26r  
Dormouse 7v  
Dove 15v  
Dracopedes [serpent] 29v  
Dragon 29r  
Dromedary 7r  
Duck 13v  
Duran [beast] 6r  
Dyomeda 16v  
Eagle 13r  
Echeneis 26r  
Eel 25r  
Elephant 6r  
Elk 3v  
Esox [fish] 26v  
Facatore [bird] 17v  
Falcon 17r  
Falena [beast] 7r  
Falica [bird] 17r  
Fly 35r  
Fox 12r  
Frog 35v  
Furunculus [beast] 7r  
Gali [beast] 7v  
Garrulus [bird] 19r  
Glow-worm 34r  
Gnat 34r  
Goat 5r  
Golden fleece [fish] 25v  
Goldfinch 16r  
Goose 13v  
Gracocenteron [bird] 17v  
Granus [fish] 26v  
Griffin 17r  
Guestices [beast] 7v  
Hare 9r  
Harpy 13r  
Hawk 13v  
Hedgehog 7r  
Hen 18r  
Heron 16v, 13v  
Hippopotamus 23v  
Hoopoe 22v  
Hornet 34v  
Horse 6v  
Hydros 29v  
Hyena 7v  
Ibis 7v, 19r  
Ibrida [beast] 7v  
Isida [bird] 19v  
Jackdaw 20r  
Jay 19r  
Kalaoz [fish] 26v  
Kingfisher 14r  
Kylion [fish] 24r  
Lamia 8v  
Lanzani [beast] 8v  
Lark 14r  
Larus [bird] 19v  
Leech 35v  
Leontophone 9r  
Leopard 8v  
Linsius [beast] 9r  
Lion 8r  
Lizard 29v  
Locust 9v, 35r  
Lucius [fish] 26v  
Lucolathra [fish] 24r  
Luter [beast] 9v  
Lynx 9v  
Magpie 21r  
Mergarus [fish] 27r  
Mergus 20r  
Mole 7r, 11v  
Molosus [beast] 9v  
Monachis [fish] 24r  
Moth-worm 36r  
Mule 9v  
Muraena 27r  
Muribus [beast] 10r  
Musquelibet [beast] 9v  
Naderos [serpent] 30r, 41v  
Natrix 30r  
Nercites [fish] 24r  
Newt 30v  
Nightingale 21v, 19v  
Nisus [beast] 20r  
Onager 10r  
Onocentaur 10v  
Ostreis [fish] 27r  
Ostrich 21v  
Owl 14r, 20r, 22v  
Panther 11r  
Pard 10v  
Parrot 21v  
Partridge 21r  
Pastero [serpent] 30r, 41v  
Peacock 20v  
Pearl-oyster 26r  
Pediculis [worm] 35v  
Pelican 20v  
Phoenix 16v  
Pilosus [beast] 11r  
Pirolus [beast] 11r  
Pitorius [beast] 11r  
Pluvialibus [bird] 21r  
Porcupine 7v  
Porphirio [bird] 20v  
Pulices [worm] 35r  
Quail 16r  
Raven 15r  
Riches [bird] 19v  
Rutela [serpent] 30r, 42r  
Salaburra [serpent] 30v  
Salamander 30r, 42r  
Salpa [fish] 27v  
Salpuga 30v  
Scilla [fish] 24v  
Scolopendre [fish] 27v  
Scorpion 31r  
Sea-dog 23v  
Sea-dragon 23v  
Sea-mule 27r  
Sea-pig 27r  
Sea-raven 26r  
Sea-swallow 26v  
Sea-viper 27v  
Seal 24r  
Seps 31r  
Sheep 10v  
Silkworm 34r  
Siren 24v  
Siren (Serpent) 31r  
Slug 35r  
Sparrow 21v  
Spider 33v  
Squirrel 6r  
Stag 5r  
Stinchis [fish] 24v  
Stork 14v  
Sturgeon 27r  
Swallow 19r  
Swan 14v  
Swordfish 24r  
Tapula [worm] 35v  
Tarans [serpent] 31v  
Terredine [worm] 36r  
Thamur [worm] 36r  
Tharmus [worm] 36r  
Thaurus [beast] 11v  
Tiger 11v  
Tortoise 24v, 36r  
Tortuca [serpent] 31r  
Tragelaphus (Reindeer) 11v  
Trebius [fish] 27v  
Tyrus [serpent] 31v  
Tysus [serpent] 31v  
Unicorn 12r  
Viper 31v  
Vulture 22v  
Wasp 36r  
Weasel 10r  
Whale 25v  
Wolf 9r  
Worm 36r  

Manuscript Appearance Order

Name Folio       
Ass 2v  
Elk 3v  
Camel 3v  
Buffalo 4r  
Bonnacon 4r  
Dog 4r  
Beaver 5r  
Goat 5r  
Stag 5r  
Squirrel 6r  
Catapheba [beast] 6r  
Cyrocrates [beast] 6r  
Doe 6r  
Duran [beast] 6r  
Badger 6r  
Elephant 6r  
Horse 6v  
Dromedary 7r  
Hedgehog 7r  
Falena [beast] 7r  
Furunculus [beast] 7r  
Mole 7r  
Dormouse 7v  
Gali [beast] 7v  
Guestices [beast] 7v  
Ibis 7v  
Ibrida [beast] 7v  
Porcupine 7v  
Hyena 7v  
Lion 8r  
Leopard 8v  
Lamia 8v  
Lanzani [beast] 8v  
Wolf 9r  
Linsius [beast] 9r  
Leontophone 9r  
Hare 9r  
Luter [beast] 9v  
Lynx 9v  
Locust 9v  
Mule 9v  
Molosus [beast] 9v  
Musquelibet [beast] 9v  
Cat 10r  
Weasel 10r  
Muribus [beast] 10r  
Onager 10r  
Onocentaur 10v  
Sheep 10v  
Pard 10v  
Panther 11r  
Pilosus [beast] 11r  
Pitorius [beast] 11r  
Pirolus [beast] 11r  
Ape 11r  
Thaurus [beast] 11v  
Tragelaphus (Reindeer) 11v  
Mole 11v  
Tiger 11v  
Unicorn 12r  
Bear 12r  
Fox 12r  
Eagle 13r  
Harpy 13r  
Heron 13v  
Goose 13v  
Duck 13v  
Hawk 13v  
Amraante [bird] 14r  
Achantis [bird] 14r  
Lark 14r  
Kingfisher 14r  
Owl 14r  
Caladrius 14v  
Swan 14v  
Cariste [bird] 14v  
Stork 14v  
Caladrius 15r  
Raven 15r  
Crow 15r  
Cuckoo 15r  
Coredulus 15v  
Dove 15v  
Quail 16r  
Goldfinch 16r  
Crochilos [bird] 16r  
Dyomeda 16v  
Heron 16v  
Phoenix 16v  
Falcon 17r  
Falica [bird] 17r  
Griffin 17r  
Facatore [bird] 17v  
Gracocenteron [bird] 17v  
Crane 17v  
Cock 17v  
Hen 18r  
Cock 18v  
Garrulus [bird] 19r  
Jay 19r  
Ibis 19r  
Swallow 19r  
Isida [bird] 19v  
Riches [bird] 19v  
Larus [bird] 19v  
Nightingale 19v  
Blackbird 20r  
Jackdaw 20r  
Mergus 20r  
Nisus [beast] 20r  
Owl 20r  
Bittern 20v  
Pelican 20v  
Porphirio [bird] 20v  
Peacock 20v  
Partridge 21r  
Pluvialibus [bird] 21r  
Magpie 21r  
Sparrow 21v  
21v  
Nightingale 21v  
Parrot 21v  
Ostrich 21v  
Bat 22v  
Owl 22v  
Hoopoe 22v  
Vulture 22v  
Achime [fish] 23r  
Barchora [fish] 23r  
Crocodile 23r  
Cricos [fish] 23v  
Sea-dog 23v  
Sea-dragon 23v  
Dolphin 23v  
Hippopotamus 23v  
Seal 24r  
Swordfish 24r  
Kylion [fish] 24r  
Lucolathra [fish] 24r  
Monachis [fish] 24r  
Nercites [fish] 24r  
Siren 24v  
Scilla [fish] 24v  
Stinchis [fish] 24v  
Tortoise 24v  
Eel 25r  
Allec 25r  
Golden fleece [fish] 25v  
Aphorus 25v  
Bothis [fish] 25v  
Whale 25v  
Crab 25v  
Pearl-oyster 26r  
Sea-raven 26r  
Claurius [fish] 26r  
Dolphin 26r  
Echeneis 26r  
Esox [fish] 26v  
Granus [fish] 26v  
Sea-swallow 26v  
Kalaoz [fish] 26v  
Lucius [fish] 26v  
Muraena 27r  
Mergarus [fish] 27r  
Sea-mule 27r  
Ostreis [fish] 27r  
Sea-pig 27r  
Sturgeon 27r  
Scolopendre [fish] 27v  
Salpa [fish] 27v  
Trebius [fish] 27v  
Sea-viper 27v  
Asp 28r  
Basilisk 28r  
Amphisbaena 28v  
Berus [serpent] 28v  
Cerastes 28v  
Chelydros 29r  
Cenchris 29r  
Dipsa 29r  
Dragon 29r  
Dracopedes [serpent] 29v  
Asp 29v  
Hydros 29v  
Lizard 29v  
Natrix 30r  
Naderos [serpent] 30r  
Pastero [serpent] 30r  
Rutela [serpent] 30r  
Salamander 30r  
Salpuga 30v  
Newt 30v  
Salaburra [serpent] 30v  
Dipsa 31r  
Siren (Serpent) 31r  
Scorpion 31r  
Seps 31r  
Tortuca [serpent] 31r  
Tarans [serpent] 31v  
Tysus [serpent] 31v  
Tyrus [serpent] 31v  
Viper 31v  
Bee 32r  
Spider 33v  
Buffones [worm] 33v  
Botrax 33v  
Silkworm 34r  
Glow-worm 34r  
Dog-fly 34r  
Cinifes [worm] 34r  
Gnat 34r  
Cantarida [worm] 34v  
Hornet 34v  
Caterpillar 34v  
Ant 34v  
Ant-lion 34v  
Slug 35r  
Locust 35r  
Fly 35r  
Pulices [worm] 35r  
Pediculis [worm] 35v  
Frog 35v  
Leech 35v  
Tapula [worm] 35v  
Thamur [worm] 36r  
Tortoise 36r  
Terredine [worm] 36r  
Moth-worm 36r  
Tharmus [worm] 36r  
Wasp 36r  
Worm 36r  
Naderos [serpent] 41v  
Pastero [serpent] 41v  
Rutela [serpent] 42r  
Salamander 42r  

Part 2: Physiologus [Folio 78r-85v]

Beast Name Order

Name Folio       
Ant 82v
Antelope 80v
Beaver 82r
Caladrius 84v
Cerastes 85v
Coot 83v
Crocodile 78v
Dragon 78r, 80r
Eagle 83r
Elephant 80r
Fox 82r
Goat 81v
Hedgehog 83r
Hoopoe 84v
Hydrus 78v
Hyena 79v
Lizard 81v
Onager 80r
Onocentaur 79v
Ostrich 84r
Owl 83v
Partridge 84r
Pelican 83v
Phoenix 85r
Salamander 85r
Sawfish 81r
Siren 79v
Stag 81v
Unicorn 78v
Viper 81r

Manuscript Appearance Order

Name Folio       
Dragon 78r
Unicorn 78v
Crocodile 78v
Hydrus 78v
Siren 79v
Hyena 79v
Onocentaur 79v
Onager 80r
Dragon 80r
Elephant 80r
Antelope 80v
Sawfish 81r
Viper 81r
Lizard 81v
Stag 81v
Goat 81v
Fox 82r
Beaver 82r
Ant 82v
Hedgehog 83r
Eagle 83r
Pelican 83v
Owl 83v
Coot 83v
Partridge 84r
Ostrich 84r
Hoopoe 84v
Caladrius 84v
Phoenix 85r
Salamander 85r
Cerastes 85v