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Giant bloodworms were large sanguivores that resembled a giant earthworm.[1][2]

Description[]

Giant bloodworms had spotted dark green, slimy skin and a dark brown underbelly. They typically measured 20 feet (6.1 meters) in length.[1][2] In the dimlight of their underground habitats, they could often be mistaken by other creatures for a moss-covered boulder.[2]

Biology[]

Giant bloodworms propelled their bodies along the ground of their watery habitats, being incapable of swimming.[1][2]

They were particularly vulnerable to fire.[1][2]

Combat[]

If hungry or provoked, a giant bloodworm attacked by attempting to affix its mouth to a target. Once attached the worm would continue to suck blood from its victim until it was satiated, the victim died, or it was dislodged.[1][2]

History[]

In 1357 DR, giant bloodworms could occasionally be found in the sewers beneath Waterdeep.[3]

Ecology[]

Diet[]

Giant bloodworms were a sanguivorous species.[1][2]

Habitats[]

Giant bloodworms were typically known to inhabit shallow pools of water within underground or caverns.[1]

Appendix[]

Appearances[]

Adventures
The Ruins of Undermountain II: The Deep Levels

References[]

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