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Manticora

Fontes:

xxx - 72 Aethiopia generat multaque alia monstris similia [...]
75 apud eosdem nasci Ctesias scribit quam mantichoran appellat, triplici dentium ordine pectinatim coeuntium, facie et auriculis hominis, oculis glaucis, colore sanguineo, corpore leonis, cauda scorpionis modo spicula infigentem, vocis ut si misceatur fistulae et tubae concentus, velocitatis magnae, humani corporis vel praecipue adpetentem.

xlv - 107 hominum sermones imitari et mantichoram in Aethiopia auctor est Iuba.

Imagines:

Manticora  (National Library of the Netherlands)

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Manticore  (National Library of the Netherlands)

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