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Spotted Greenwings were released on September 17, 2011, along with the Gold-horned Tangar as part of the "Secret Friday Release".

Under the old Breed sort, these dragons sorted as "Greenwings" on a user's scroll. As of August 14, 2016, they now sort using their Encyclopedia name.

Official descriptions[]

Egg[]

This egg is covered in bright spots.

Hatchling[]

Aww... It’s a cute baby dragon. It has a number of fleshy growths on its head and back.

Mature hatchling[]

Aww... It’s a cute baby dragon. It has a number of fleshy growths on its head and back.

And look! It has grown wings! It must be close to maturing.

Adult[]

Spotted Greenwings are relatively small nocturnal dragons. Easily recognizable by the fleshy appendages growing off of their head and rump, they are most commonly seen in forests at night, leaping and soaring from tree to tree. While generally social, spotted greenwings are very quiet and rarely make any sort of vocalization. Their bodies are unusually warm to the touch, though they are unable to breathe fire. Greenwings are voracious feeders and will consume nearly any living thing that they can fit in their mouths.

Sprites Artist(s)[]

Sprites[]

Series Egg Hatchling Mature hatchling Adult
Spotted Greenwing Spotted Greenwing egg Spotted Greenwing hatchling Spotted Greenwing mature hatchling Spotted Greenwing adult

Egg sequence[]

Stage 0 Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5 Dead
Spotted Greenwing egg Spotted Greenwing crack 1 Spotted Greenwing crack 2 Spotted Greenwing crack 3 Spotted Greenwing crack 4 Spotted Greenwing crack 5 Spotted Greenwing dead egg

Retired sprites[]

Temporary event sprites
Series Egg Hatchling Mature hatchling Adult
Holiday 2011 Spotted Greenwing hatchling Holiday 2011 Spotted Greenwing mature hatchling Holiday 2011 Spotted Greenwing adult Holiday 2011
Halloween 2012 Spotted Greenwing adult Halloween 2012
April Fools' Day 2018 Spotted Greenwing adult AF 2018
April Fools' Day 2020 Spotted Greenwing adult AF 2020
April Fools' Day 2022 Spotted Greenwing adult AF 2022
Retired sprites
Series Egg Hatchling Mature hatchling Adult
Retired dead egg Spotted Greenwing dead egg retired

Encyclopedia entry[]

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Appearance/Basic Anatomy

  • Always have five growths coming off their backside but anywhere from five to nine growths coming off their heads.
  • Covered in small, shiny scales.
  • Have strong, dexterous toes for gripping branches.
  • The extent and pattern of the spots is unique to each individual.
  • Claws are sharp and partially retractable.

Hatchling Behavior

  • Hatchling are always moving, seems to have boundless energy.
  • Young Greenwings love to chase small objects.
  • Good hunters from a young age.
  • Frightened of much larger creatures while young, and flee up a tree to hide.
  • Love all kinds of food. Will try to eat anything that they can get into their mouth.

Adult Behavior

  • Social but almost constantly squabble among themselves.
  • Arboreal; rarely (if ever) land on the forest floor.
  • Form closer associations within their main groups, though not always with mates.
  • Relationships between mates aren’t much different from others.
  • Little parental care is shown.

Habitat

  • Live in old growth forests, where there is space to fly and branches large enough to support them.
  • Found in a large range of temperature zones, from boreal forests to temperate deciduous forests. Not commonly seen in very hot climates.

Diet

  • Small deer, rabbits, rodents, and birds make up the bulk of their diet.
  • On rare occasions have been found fishing.
  • Will occasionally eat insects and plants when other food is scarce.
  • Avoid carrion but will eat it if the corpse isn’t too rotten.
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