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==Notes==
 
==Notes==
You can repeat the mission once per day. You may also delete the quest and wait approximately 10 minutes to be offered a new one.
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* You can only complete the mission once per day. If you have already completed the mission and need to wait until the next day, the Steward will reply with "I'll have more tasks for you tomorrow, <your name>."
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* You can delete the quest, then re-hail the Steward to receive a new random quest. For BoL content, cats, insects, and reptiles are ideal.
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*"Grey" creatures can give updates, too. To be in fight you can e.g. fear or root the mob (without damage...so have an eye on your trigger effects). For more possibilities see the Hint section below!
   
 
==Steps==
 
==Steps==
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The quest will ask you to capture 11 monsters/creatures/etc., from one of the following categories below, in an empty familiar cage that you will receive from the Steward. Below are some suggestions for monsters that should update the quest (this is not a complete list).
   
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* '''Amphibians''':
The quest will ask you to capture 11 monsters, from one of the following categories, in an empty familiar cage that you receive from the Steward. Below are some suggestions for monsters that should update the quest, but these are not meant to be an exhaustive list.
 
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** [[:Category:Turtle|Turtles]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Turtle&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Frog|frogs]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Frog&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include:''
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***[[The Peat Bog]]: [[A muck toad|muck toads]]
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***[[Outpost of the Overlord]]: [[A small sand tortoise|small sand tortoises]]
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***[[Butcherblock Mountains]]: [[A terratrodder|terratrodders]] on the beach
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***[[Enchanted Lands]]: [[a salt snapper|salt snappers]] or [[a sand snapper|sand snappers]]
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***[[Moors of Ykesha]]: [[a ruddyshell tortoise|ruddyshell tortoises]]
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***[[Vegarlson, the Earthen Badlands]]: [[a korascian mudhopper|korascian mudhoppers]]
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* '''Aquatic''' creatures:
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**[[:Category:Crocodile|Crocodiles]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Crocodile&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Crab|crabs]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Crab&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples of crabs include:''
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***[[Queen's Colony]]: [[A coastal crab|coastal crabs]]
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***[[Sunken City]]: [[A brine sifter|brine sifters]]
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***[[Nektulos Forest]]: [[A Nerius crab|Nerius crabs]] on the beach
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***[[Great Divide]]: [[an iceclad crab|icelad crabs]]
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***[[Tranquil Sea]]: [[an adamantine karkata|adamantine karkatas]]
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**''Examples of crocodiles include:''
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***[[Darklight Wood]]: [[a razormaw|razormaws]]
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***[[The Sinking Sands]]: [[A saltwater crocodile|saltwater crocodiles]]
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***[[Moors of Ykesha]]: assorted [[An Innothule swamp feeder|swamp feeders]]
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** Note: while fish and octopus are classified as Aquatic in some listings (such as EQ2 Zam's Bestiary), they ''will not'' update the quest. Crocodiles don't belong here: they belong in Reptiles, but what can you do?
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* '''Bats''':
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** Creatures from the [[:Category:Bat|bat]] category ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Bat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include''
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***[[Darklight Wood]]: [[A stygian screecher|stygian screechers]]-- ''NOTE: [[Echobreath]] will not update the quest; named creatures are sometimes too powerful to be trapped in the cage.''
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***{{Zone|The Caves}}: [[A stygian screecher|stygian screechers]], and [[A shale bat|shale bats]] (Shale bats in The Caves work if you can make them live long enough.)
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***{{Zone|Nektulos Forest}}: {{Monster|a blood shriller}} {{loc|378 0 -552}}
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***{{Zone|The Enchanted Lands}}: {{Monster|a void shrieker|void shriekers}} and {{Monster|a void shriller|void shrillers}} {{loc|-104|0|-336}}
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***[[Mistmoore Catacombs]]: assorted [[a bloodbat|bloodbats]]
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* '''Bears''':
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** Creatures from the [[:Category:Bear|bear]] category ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Bear&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include''
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***{{Zone|Outpost of the Overlord}}: {{Monster|A wilderbear|wilderbears}}
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***{{Zone|Oakmyst Forest}}: {{Monster|A bear cub (Oakmyst Forest)|a bear cub|bear cubs}}
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***{{Zone|Antonica}}: assorted {{Monster|a giant kodiak|kodiaks}}
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***{{Zone|Enchanted Lands}}: {{Monster|a briarpaw|a briarpaw|briarpaws}} {{loc|74|-0|-96}}
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***{{Zone|Everfrost}}: {{Monster|a glacier bear|glacier bears}}
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***{{Zone|Loping Plains}}: {{Monster|A willowtip grizzly|willowtip grizzlies}}
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* '''Birds'''
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** [[:Category:Hawk|Hawks]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hawk&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Vulrich|vulrich]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Vulwretch&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), and [[:Category:Terrorbird|terrorbirds]]
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** ''Examples include:''
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***{{Zone|Queen's Colony}}: {{Monster|A seaside falcon}}
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***{{Zone|Darklight Wood}}: {{Monster|A rotbeak}}
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***{{Zone|The Commonlands}}: {{Monster|A carrion hawk|carrion hawks}} {{loc|781|-59|-172}} or {{Monster|A giant vulrich|giant vulrich}} {{loc|-1078|-49|-278}}
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***{{Zone|Eastern Wastes}}: [[A Snowy Cliff Beak|snowy cliff beaks]] and [[a brownbeak|brownbeaks]]
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***{{Zone|Cobalt Scar}}: {{Monster|A forest avenger|forest avengers}}
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***{{Zone|Moors of Ykesha}}: {{Monster|vile strider|vile striders}} {{Loc|-467|-1073.97|1152}}
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***{{Zone|Plane of Magic}}: assorted [[Plumewit|plumewits]]
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* '''Boars''':
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**This should be [[:Category:Pig|Pigs]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Pig&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) as no creatures with "boar" in the name will update this quest.
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** ''Examples include:''
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***[[New Halas]]: [[Bentor the Mighty]]
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***[[The Commonlands]] at [[The Crossroads]], there are 4 [[A pig (Antonica)|pigs]] on 1 minute respawn timers
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***[[Antonica]] at [[Windstalker Village]] near the Spires there are 2 [[A Pig (The Commonlands)|pigs]] on 1 minute respawn timers
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***[[Loping Plains]] in [[Village of Somborn]] there are 4 [[A sick pig|sick pigs]] on 1 minute respawn timers
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***[[Nektropos Castle]]: linked [[A swine|swine]] -- ''In Nektropos you will, however, have to zone out and back in repeatedly to obtain enough spawns for the 11 kills. Note that the single triple-up swine cannot be caged, and the [[Swine Lord]] will not update the quest; the encounter must be the version with 2 or 3 linked swine.''
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** Pigs in [[Thundering Steppes]] and near the Freeport gates in [[The Commonlands]] cannot be provoked into combat and so will '''not''' update the quest.
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* '''Bovids''':
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** [[:Category:Cow|Cows]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Cow&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Deer|deer]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Deer&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Sheep|sheep]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Sheep&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Camel|camels]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Camel&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Goat|goats]].
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** ''Examples include:''
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***[[Queen's Colony]]: [[A grove deer|grove deer]]
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***[[The Commonlands]]: [[A mith deer|mith deer]]
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***[[The Thundering Steppes]]: [[A fledgling antelope|fledgling antelopes]] or [[A mature antelope|mature antelopes]]
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***[[Enchanted Lands]]: [[A thicket deer|thicket deer]]
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***[[Everfrost]]: [[a bighorn sheep|bighorn sheep]]
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***[[The Sinking Sands]]: assorted [[A Baldoras camel|camels]] in the [[Undercity Arena]] and various dervish camps
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***[[The Pillars of Flame]]: [[a sunstrider gazelle|sunstrider gazelles]]
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***[[Fens of Nathsar]]: [[a frontier bighorn|frontier bighorns]] near the Cabilis Post Sokokor Station
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***[[Cobalt Scar]]: [[a backwood stag|backwood stags]] or [[a backwood doe|backwood does]]
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* '''Canines''':
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** [[:Category:Wolf|Wolves]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Wolf&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Hyena|hyenas]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hyena&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include''
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***[[Darklight Wood]]: [[a dusk prowler|dusk prowlers]]
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***{{Zone|Antonica}}: {{Monster|a timber wolf|timber wolves}}
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***{{Zone|The Commonlands}}: {{Monster|A carrion hound|carrion hounds}} {{loc|-978, -47, -190}}
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***[[Everfrost]]: assorted [[an ice wolf|ice wolves]]
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***[[The Barren Sky]]: assorted [[a dryland scavenger|dryland scavengers]]
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***[[Loping Plains]]: [[a vicious dire wolf|vicious dire wolves]]
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***[[Great Divide]]: [[a scavenging war wolf|scavenging war wolves]]
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* '''Cats''':
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** [[:Category:Lion|Lions]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Lion&order_by=minLevel lion bestiary], [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Lioness&order_by=minLevel lioness bestiary]), [[:Category:Tiger|tigers]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Tiger&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Leopard|leopards]], most [[:Category:Sabertooth|sabretooths]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Great_cat&order_by=minLevel great cat bestiary], [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Sabretooth&order_by=minLevel sabretooth bestiary]) and [[:Category:Cat|cats]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Domesticated+cat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include''
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***{{Zone|The Commonlands}}: {{Monster|a savanna lion}}/{{Monster|a savanna lioness}} {{loc|685|-47|-361}}
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***{{Zone|The Thundering Steppes}}: {{Monster|a highland stalker}}/{{Monster|a highland lion cub}} {{loc|1036|-2|20}}
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***{{Zone|Everfrost}}: {{Monster|a snow leopard}} {{loc|-315|-4|-283}} (middle area, might be hard to find 11 at once)
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***{{Zone|Plane of Magic}}: {{Monster|Shadowed stelecat|shadowed stelecats}}
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***{{Zone|Wracklands}}: {{Monster|a composed cheetah|composed cheetahs}} {{loc|388.34 0.05 89.28}}
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* '''Dire''' creatures:
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** [[:Category:Raptor|Raptors]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Raptor&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), some sabretooths in Return of Kunark zones, dire bears ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Direbear&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), dire wolves ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Direwolf&order_by=minLevel direwolf bestiary], [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Dire_wolf&order_by=minLevel dire wolf bestiary]), [[:Category:Brute|brutes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Brute&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), stags ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Stag&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Yeti|yeti]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Yeti&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include''
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***{{Zone|Outpost of the Overlord}}: {{Monster|a cow elk|cow elks}}
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***[[Antonica]]: [an Antonican stag|Antonican stags]]
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***{{Zone|Commonlands}}: {{Monster|a black wolf|black wolves}} {{Loc|-449|-47|-714}}
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***{{Zone|Kunzar Jungle}}: {{Monster|a Quatcha|quatchas}} -- ''Brutes are right near the Druid Ring, but oddly, the nearby {{Monster|a trakanasaur|trakanasaurs}} (should qualify as Raptor) do not update the quest''
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***[[The Sundered Frontier]]: [[a Toxxulia savage|Toxxulia savages]]
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***[[Eastern Wastes]]: [[a wakening prowler|wakening prowlers]], assorted [[a frostpaw direbear|direbears]]
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* '''Drakes''':
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** [[:Category:Drake|Drakes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Drake&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Drakota|drakota]] and [[:Category:Fae Drake|fae drakes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Fae+drake&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include:''
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***{{Zone|Greater Faydark}}: {{Monster|Underwood fae drake|underwood fae drakes}}
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***{{Zone|Darklight Wood}}: {{Monster|a Nerian drake}}
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***[[The Lesser Faydark]]: assorted [[A Fae Drake Warrior|fae drakes]]
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***[[Jarsath Wastes]]: [[a Skyfire drake|Skyfire drakes]]
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***{{Zone|Vesspyr Isles}}: {{Monster|a Wayward etherwing}} on the center island "[[Falinpol]]" on the surrounding wall, [[an Awakened zealot]] around the [[Droumlunds]]
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* '''Enchanted''' creatures:
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** [[:Category:Hellhound|Hellhounds]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hellhound&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Flying Snake|flying snakes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Flying+snake&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Khoalrat|khoalrat]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Khoalrat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include
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***{{Zone|Antonica}}: {{Monster|A pond glider|pond gliders}} at [[Crater Pond]]
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***{{Zone|Tenebrous Tangle}}: {{Monster|A swoop serpent|swoop serpents}}
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***{{Zone|Enchanted Lands}}: {{Monster|A feral lasher|feral lashers}} at {{loc|417|4|-266}}
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***{{Zone|Rivervale}}: {{Monster|A blightrat|blightrats}}
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***[[Great Divide]]: assorted [[A Winged Krait|kraits]]
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***{{Zone|Plane of Magic}}: {{Monster|Diamondwing Volaserpent}} and {{Monster|Myst river eel}}s in [[Esoterra Gardens]]
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**Warning! The {{Monster|A cave serpent|cave serpents}} in {{Zone|The Caves}}, {{Monster|A quetzanek|quetzaneks}} in {{Zone|Nektulos Forest}}, {{Monster|A blighted water skater|blighted water skaters}}, {{Monster|A mireworm|mireworms}} in {{Zone|Runnyeye}}, {{Monster|A young sewage viper|young sewage vipers}} in {{Zone|Edgewater Drains}} and the mystail rats in {{Zone|Oakmyst Forest}} don't count as Enchanted creatures, even though the first five use the flying snake and the last uses the khoalrat model.
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* '''Insects''':
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** [[:Category:Spider|Spiders]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Arachnoid&order_by=minLevel arachnoid bestiary]), [[:Category:Beetle|beetles]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Beetle&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Dragonfly|dragonflies]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Dragonfly&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Wasp|wasps]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Wasp&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Bee|bees]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Bee&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Scorpion|scorpions]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Scorpion&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** Note: bixies will ''not'' update the quest.
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** ''Examples include
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***{{Zone|The Graveyard}}: {{Monster|a small spider|small spiders}} {{Loc|-62|-11|107}}, {{Monster|a wooly spider|wooly spiders}} {{Loc|-62|-11|107}}
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***{{Zone|The Commonlands}}: {{Monster|a stone beetle|stone beetles}}
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***{{Zone|Enchanted Lands}}: {{Monster|An unruly impaler|unruly impalers}}, {{Monster|A weakened wasp|weakened wasps}}, and a {{Monster|A lancer wasp|lancer wasps}}. -- ''Note: an impaler wasp (triple-up aggro mob) will ''not'' update the quest.''
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***{{Zone|Zone|Lavastorm}}: {{Monster|A smoldering king crab|smoldering king crabs}} under the docks -- ''(Crabs are insects!? but diseased malarians are not? That's EQ2 logic for you!)''
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***{{Zone|The Feerrott}}: assorted [[a marsh damselfly|damselflies]] and [[a marsh deathwing|deathwings]]
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***{{Zone|Tenebrous Tangle}}: {{Monster|A tanglefly|tangleflies}}, {{Monster|An ethereal yellow jacket|ethereal yellow jackets}}
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***[[The Lesser Faydark]]: assorted [[a honeybrood worker|honeybrood bees]]
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***[[Kylong Plains]]: assorted [[an ember worker|ember wasps]]
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***[[Fens of Nathsar]]: assorted [[a bonesplint spitter|bonesplint spiders]] around [[Kurn's Tower]]
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***{{Zone|Detroxxulous, the Plaguelands}}: {{Monster|a rot crawler|rot crawlers}}, {{Monster|an arachnae infestor|arachnae infestors}}, [[a pox swarm|pox swarms]], [[a scaevian swarm|scaevian swarms]]
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***{{Zone|The Blinding}}: All beetles and centipedes in the [[Marus Chitin Mounds]] (the epic x3 lightcrawler will not update)
   
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* '''Mystical''':
* '''Amphibians''': [[:Category:Turtle|turtles]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Turtle&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Frog|frogs]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Frog&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A muck toad|muck toads]] in the [[The Peat Bog|Peat Bog]] or [[A small sand tortoise|small sand tortoises]] in [[Outpost of the Overlord]].
 
* '''Aquatic''' creatures: [[:Category:Crocodile|crocodiles]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Crocodile&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Crab|crabs]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Crab&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A coastal crab|coastal crabs]] in [[Queen's Colony]] and [[A brine sifter|brine sifters]] in [[Sunken City]].
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** [[:Category:Manticore|Manticores]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Manticore&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Cockatrice|cockatrice]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Cockatrice&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Abomination|abominations]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Monstrous&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), displacer beasts ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Displacer+beast&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Rust Monster|rust monsters]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Rust+monster&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Owlbear|owlbears]]([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Owlbear&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include
* '''Bats''': creatures from the [[:Category:Bat|bat]] category ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Bat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A stygian screecher|stygian screechers]] in [[Darklight Wood]] or [[A shale bat|shale bats]] in the [[The Caves|Caves]].
 
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***{{Zone|the Commonlands}}: {{Monster|a duststinger}} {{loc|-900|-80|-600}}
* '''Bears''': creatures from the [[:Category:Bear|bear]] category ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Bear&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A briarpaw|briarpaws]] in [[Enchanted Lands]], [[A giant kodiak|giant kodiaks]] in [[Antonica]], [[A glacier bear|glacier bears]] in [[Everfrost]], [[A wilderbear|wilderbears]] in [[Outpost of the Overlord]] or [[A bear cub (Oakmyst Forest)|bear cubs]] in [[Oakmyst Forest]].
 
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***{{Zone|Nektulos Forest}}: {{monster|an ash owlbear}} {{loc|-564|38|124}}
* '''Birds''': [[:Category:Hawk|hawks]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hawk&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Vulrich|vulrich]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Vulwretch&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Duck|ducks]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Duck&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A seaside falcon|seaside falcons]] in [[Queen's Colony]] and [[A giant vulrich|giant vulrich]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].
 
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***{{Zone|Butcherblock Mountains}}: [[A rustfiend|rustfiends]] on the beach
* '''Boars''': [[:Category:Pig|pigs]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Pig&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Boar|hellboars]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hellboar&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Note that boarfiends ''will not'' update the quest. There are very few spawn locations for boars, so you may want to consider deleting the quest and requesting a new one in ten minutes. Examples include [[A swine|swines]] (not the [[Swine Lord]]) in [[Nektropos Castle]], but you will have to zone out and back repeatedly in to obtain enough spawns for the 11 kills.
 
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***{{Zone|Enchanted Lands}}: {{Monster|a ferocious lasher}} {{loc|395|2|-253}}
** Pigs also spawn in Thundering Steppes (Thundermist Village), and in Commonlands (Crossroads). These pigs have bags above their heads, but unfortunately you cannot capture them. Hopefully this will be corrected!
 
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***{{Zone|The Stonebrunt Highlands}}: fearstalkers
* '''Bovids''': [[:Category:Cow|cows]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Cow&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Deer|deer]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Deer&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Sheep|sheep]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Sheep&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Camel|camels]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Camel&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A thicket deer|thicket deer]] in [[Enchanted Lands]], [[A grove deer|grove deer]] in [[Queen's Colony]] and [[A mith deer|mith deer]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].
 
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***{{Zone|The Feerrott}}: [[A sattar abomination|sattar abominations]], [[A thule sattar|thule sattar]] (The named sattar doesn't update the quest).
* '''Canines''': [[:Category:Wolf|wolves]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Wolf&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Hyena|hyenas]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hyena&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A timber wolf|timber wolves]] in [[Antonica]] and [[A carrion hound|carrion hounds]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].
 
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***[[Kunzar Jungle]]: assorted [[an emerald stonegazer|emerald stonegazers]]
* '''Cats''': [[:Category:Lion|lions]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Lion&order_by=minLevel lion bestiary], [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Lioness&order_by=minLevel lioness bestiary]), [[:Category:Tiger|tigers]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Tiger&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Leopard|leopards]], [[:Category:Sabertooth|sabertooths]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Great_cat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Cat|cats]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Domesticated+cat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[Shadowed stelecat|shadowed stelecats]] in [[Plane of Magic]] and [[A savanna lion|savanna lions]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].
 
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***[[The Sundered Frontier]]: [[a feathered vagabond|feathered vagabonds]] on [[Kerra Isle]]
* '''Dire''' creatures: [[:Category:Raptor|raptors]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Raptor&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), sabretooths ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Sabretooth&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), dire bears ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Direbear&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), dire wolves ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Direwolf&order_by=minLevel direwolf bestiary], [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Dire_wolf&order_by=minLevel dire wolf bestiary]), [[:Category:Brute|brutes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Brute&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Yeti|yeti]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Yeti&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A black wolf|black wolves]] in [[Commonlands]].
 
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***{{Zone|Plane of Magic}}: {{Monster|stalking stoneripper|stalking stonerippers}}
* '''Drakes''': [[:Category:Drake|drakes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Drake&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Fae Drake|fae drakes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Fae+drake&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Note that drakota ''will not'' update the quest, even if their name or appearence may indicate they would be drakes. The quest cannot be completed on the Fallen Gate server until the Echoes of Faydwer expansion is enabled. Examples include [[Underwood fae drake|underwood fae drakes]] in [[Greater Faydark]].
 
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* '''Reptiles''':
* '''Enchanted''' creatures: [[:Category:Hellhound|hellhounds]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Hellhound&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Flying Snake|flying snakes]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Flying+snake&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Khoalrat|khoalrat]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Khoalrat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A blightrat|blightrats]] in [[Rivervale]], [[A pond glider|pond gliders]] at [[Crater Pond]] in [[Antonica]] and [[A feral lasher|feral lashers]] in [[Enchanted Lands]].)
 
* '''Insects''': [[:Category:Spider|Spiders]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Spider&order_by=minLevel spider bestiary], [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Arachnoid&order_by=minLevel arachnoid bestiary]), [[:Category:Beetle|beetles]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Beetle&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Wasp|wasps]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Wasp&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Bee|bees]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Bee&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Scorpion|scorpions]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Scorpion&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A worker bee|worker bees]] in [[Outpost of the Overlord]] and [[A stone beetle (Commonlands)|stone beetles]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].)
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** [[:Category:Chokidai|Chokidai]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Chokidai&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Basilisk|basilisks]], and [[:Category:Lizard|lizards]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Lizard&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include:''
* '''Mystical''' creatures: [[:Category:Manticore|manticores]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Manticore&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Cockatrice|cockatrice]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Cockatrice&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), displacer beasts ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Displacer+beast&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Rust Monster|rust monsters]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Rust+monster&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Owlbear|owlbears]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Owlbear&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A rustfiend|rustfiends]] on the [[Butcherblock Mountains]] beach or [[A duststinger|duststingers]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].)
 
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***{{Zone|Antonica}}: {{Monster|A beaded lizard|beaded lizards}} and {{Monster|A thicket lizard|thicket lizards}} near {{POI|The Tower of the Oracles}}
* '''Reptiles''': [[:Category:Chokidai|chokidai]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Chokidai&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Lizard|lizards]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Lizard&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A beaded lizard|beaded lizards]] and [[A thicket lizard|thicket lizards]] in [[Antonica]] near the [[The Tower of the Oracles|Oracle Tower]] and [[A monitor lizard|monitor lizards]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].
 
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***{{Zone|The Commonlands}}: {{Monster|A monitor lizard|monitor lizards}} {{Loc|-593|-45|11}}
* '''Rodents''': [[:Category:Rat|rats]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Rat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Armadillo|armadillos]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Armadillo&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Beaver|beavers]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Beaver&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Badger|badgers]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Badger&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A puny scavenger|puny scavengers]] in the [[The Peat Bog|Peat Bog]] and [[A banded armadillo|banded armadillo]] in the [[The Commonlands|Commonlands]].
 
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***[[Everfrost]]: [[an ice walker|ice walkers]]
* '''Simians''': [[:Category:Gorilla|gorillas]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Ape&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Monkey|monkeys]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Monkey&order_by=minLevel bestiary]). Examples include [[A monkey|monkeys]] found in [[Maj'Dul]] near the Court of Coin or [[A shrine scavenger|shrine scavengers]] in the [[The Mystic Lake|Mystic Lake]].
 
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***[[Lavastorm]]: [[a fire walker|fire walkers]]
 
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***[[Tenebrous Tangle]]: assorted [[A hulking gorg|gorgs]]
==Hints and tips==
 
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***[[Kylong Plains]]: assorted [[a chokidai bonesnapper|chokidai]]
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***{{Zone|Doomfire, the Burning Lands}}: {{Monster|a fiery basilisk|fiery basilisks}}
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***{{Zone|The Blinding}}: {{Monster|rockhopper|rockhoppers}}
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* '''Rodents''':
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** [[:Category:Rat|Rats]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Rat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Molerat|mole rats]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Mole+rat&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Armadillo|armadillos]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Armadillo&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), **[[:Category:Beaver|beavers]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Beaver&order_by=minLevel bestiary]), [[:Category:Badger|badgers]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Badger&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include:''
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***{{Zone|The Peat Bog}}: [[A puny scavenger|puny scavengers]]
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***{{Zone|The Thieves' Way}}: [[a sewage rat]] (around {{loc|-122.20 1.31 73.83 53.81 0.00 0.00}})
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***[[Antonica]]: [[a lowland badger|lowland badgers]]
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***{{Zone|The Commonlands}}: assorted [[A banded armadillo|armadillos]], {{Monster|a scrub rat|scrub rats}} (around {{Loc|-1308|-60|508}})
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***[[Nektulos Forest]]: [[a torrent beaver|torrent beavers]]
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***[[The Thundering Steppes]]: assorted [[a young timber badger|timber badgers]]
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***[[The Sinking Sands]]: [[a plated digger|plated diggers]]
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***[[The Mystic Lake]]: [[a frenetic beaver|frenetic beavers]]
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***[[Moors of Ykesha]]: [[a swamp rat|swamp rats]] around [[Firmroot Moot]]
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***[[Great Divide]]: [[an arctic badger|arctic badgers]]
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***{{Zone|Plane of Magic|}}: [[cross greatmole|cross greatmoles]] on [[Manacross Island]]
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* '''Simians''':
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** [[:Category:Gorilla|Gorillas]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Ape&order_by=minLevel bestiary]) and [[:Category:Monkey|monkeys]] ([http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?level=2&classification=Monkey&order_by=minLevel bestiary]).
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** ''Examples include:''
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***[[Timorous Deep]]: assorted [[a stonechest gorilla|stonechest gorillas]]
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***[[Maj'Dul]]: [[A monkey|monkeys]] in the courtyard of [[the Golden Scepter]]
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***[[The Mystic Lake]]: [[A shrine scavenger|shrine scavengers]]
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***[[Kylong Plains]]: [[a tatterback|tatterbacks]]
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***{{Zone|Plane of Magic|}}: assorted {{Monster|infant pakiat siamang|pakiat siamangs}}
   
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==Hints and Tips==
 
* To capture a monster, you need to be hated by the encounter, but you must not kill the encounter before you have used the cage.
 
* To capture a monster, you need to be hated by the encounter, but you must not kill the encounter before you have used the cage.
* Heroic triple-up monsters or raid encounters may not be caged.
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* Many heroic encounters, raid encounters and non-attackable NPCs may not be caged. Some of these monsters may nevertheless display the quest icon (sack) on their names.
* If caging a low level monster, you may want to engage the encounter with your autoattack turned off (or not wielding weapons), with an ability that does not deal damage.
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* If caging a low level monster, you may want to engage the encounter with your auto attack turned off (or not wielding weapons), with an ability that does not deal damage such as:
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**Assassin: {{Spell|Caltrops}} , {{Spell|Cheap Shot}} and {{Spell|Torture}} for less cool down wait time.
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**Beastlord: {{Spell|Vine Net}} and {{Spell|Cheap Shot}} for less cool down wait time.
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**Berserker: {{Spell|Mock}}
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**Brigand: {{Spell|Mug}} and {{Spell|Cheap Shot}} for less cool down wait time.
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**Bruiser: (Please add info)
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**Channeler: {{Spell|Interfering Noise}}, {{Spell|Channeled Confusion}}
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**Coercer: {{Spell|Mesmerize}}, {{Spell|Obliterated Psyche}}
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**Conjuror: {{Spell|Quicksand}}
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**Defiler: {{Spell|Atrophy}}, {{Spell|Abomination}}
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**Dirge: {{Spell|Disheartening Descant}}, {{Spell|Cheap Shot}}, {{Spell|Verlien's Keen of Despair}}
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**Fury: {{Spell|Karana's Hold}}
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**Guardian: {{Spell|Provoke}}
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**Illusionist: {{Spell|Lockdown}}
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**Inquisitor: {{Spell|Condemn}}
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**Monk: {{Spell|Evade Check}}, {{Spell|Rescue}}, {{Spell|Peel}}
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**Mystic: {{Spell|Haze}} and {{Spell|Deteriorate}} for less cool down wait time.
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**Necromancer: {{Spell|Chains of Torment}}
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**Paladin: {{Spell|Goading Gesture}}
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**Ranger: {{Spell|Stalk|}}, {{Spell|Ensnare}}, {{Spell|Evade}}, {{Spell|Snipe}} and {{Spell|Cheap Shot}}
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**Shadowknight: {{Spell|Siphon Strength}}, {{Spell|Blasphemy}}
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**Swashbuckler: {{Spell|Tease}} and {{Spell|Cheap Shot}} for less cool down wait time.
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**Templar: {{Spell|Rebuke}}
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**Troubador: {{Spell|Disheartening Descant}}
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**Warden: {{Spell|Root}} and {{Spell|Snare}}
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**Warlock: {{Spell|Netherous Bind}} and {{Spell|Skeletal Grasp}}
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**Wizard: {{Spell|Shackle}}
   
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If you are Max Level, (110 currently) You can mentor to 10-20 and still have over a million HP. even lvl 80's wont be able to hurt you. just walk up and let them aggro and snag them.
==See also==
 
   
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Most of the familiars (fabled and ethereal) have some damage proc, so it's better to unsummon your familiar (if you have any) and remove all damage proc items from your gear before you start caging creatures. Fighter classes that have [[Planar Mastery: Fighter]] should unequip it to take the damage effect off of most taunts and detaunts.
* The classification of animals to be caged is the same as used for the Beastlord and Channeler classes, so you may find the [[Beastlord Warders|beastlord warders]] page and the [[The Construct (Channeler)|channeler construct]] pages helpful. Similarly, the [https://eq2wire.com/beastlord-warders/|EQ2Wire’s Guide to Beastlord Warders] may be useful. Monsters can be searched by classification on the [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?1|EQ2 ZAM Bestiary].
 
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An alternative is to engage them from range - most procs are limited range, so if the mob is too far away, they won't be hit. Most of the spells mentioned have a decent range, and the cage spell may cast well before it loses its red shading.
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If you unsummon your familiar, don't forget to re-summon before Examining the new one, or you won't get the option to give XP to your current familiar.
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==See also==
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* The classification of animals to be caged is the same as used for the Beastlord and Channeler classes, so you may find the [[Beastlord Warders|beastlord warders]] page and the [[The Construct (Channeler)|channeler construct]] pages helpful. Similarly, the [https://eq2wire.com/beastlord-warders/ EQ2Wire’s Guide to Beastlord Warders] may be useful. Monsters can be searched by classification on the [http://eq2.zam.com/db/moblist.html?1 EQ2 ZAM Bestiary].
   
 
==Rewards==
 
==Rewards==
*[[Familiar Cage (no-trade) (Version 3)|Familiar Cage]]
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*1x [[Familiar Cage (no-trade) (Version 3)|Familiar Cage]]
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{| style="border-collapse:collapse;background:white;" cellpadding=5px align=left width=70%
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|+ Confirmed random familiar crate awards
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|- style="font-weight:bold; text-align:center;"
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!
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! width=35% style=" border:1px solid gray;"|Season 7
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! width=35% style=" border:1px solid gray;"|Season 6
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|'''Treasured (blue)'''
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|[[Ancient Ripper]]<br>[[Bixel Grub]]<br>[[Bull Stegorachodon]]<br>[[Doomfire Spark]]<br>[[Golden Treeglider]]<br>[[Stoneclaw Basilisk]]
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|[[Obol Sludgeling]]<br>[[Red Barn Owl]]<br>[[Skeletal Cobra]]<br>[[Spiritual Protector]]<br>[[Spotted Leopard]]<br>[[Stone of Gygax]]
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|'''Legendary (yellow)'''
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|[[Lingering Raider]]<br>[[Sootpaw Direbear]]<br>[[Spectral Chokidai]]<br>[[Ticking Arachnid]]
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|[[Innovative Scanner]]<br>[[Pox Incarnate]]<br>[[Rotting Bullgore]]<br>[[Rotting Macaw]]
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|-
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|'''Fabled (purple)'''
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|[[Cinder Wasp]]<br>[[Eroding Wind]]<br>[[Failed Mutation]]
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| style="border:1px solid gray;"|[[D-Twenty]]<br>[[Fire Quacker]]<br>[[Remnant of Tartan]]
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|-
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|}
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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category Mission
Journal Level 5 (Tier 1)
Journal Difficulty Solo
Starting Zone see Starting the Quest below
How to Start Speak to Steward Aelin ( 455, -21, 174 ) /waypoint 455, -21, 174 in Qeynos Capitol District or Steward Kres in The City of Freeport ( -204, -57, 162 ) /waypoint -204, -57, 162
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Notes[edit | edit source]

  • You can only complete the mission once per day. If you have already completed the mission and need to wait until the next day, the Steward will reply with "I'll have more tasks for you tomorrow, <your name>."
  • You can delete the quest, then re-hail the Steward to receive a new random quest. For BoL content, cats, insects, and reptiles are ideal.
  • "Grey" creatures can give updates, too. To be in fight you can e.g. fear or root the mob (without damage...so have an eye on your trigger effects). For more possibilities see the Hint section below!

Steps[edit | edit source]

The quest will ask you to capture 11 monsters/creatures/etc., from one of the following categories below, in an empty familiar cage that you will receive from the Steward. Below are some suggestions for monsters that should update the quest (this is not a complete list).

Hints and Tips[edit | edit source]

If you are Max Level, (110 currently) You can mentor to 10-20 and still have over a million HP. even lvl 80's wont be able to hurt you. just walk up and let them aggro and snag them.

Most of the familiars (fabled and ethereal) have some damage proc, so it's better to unsummon your familiar (if you have any) and remove all damage proc items from your gear before you start caging creatures. Fighter classes that have Planar Mastery: Fighter should unequip it to take the damage effect off of most taunts and detaunts.

An alternative is to engage them from range - most procs are limited range, so if the mob is too far away, they won't be hit. Most of the spells mentioned have a decent range, and the cage spell may cast well before it loses its red shading.

If you unsummon your familiar, don't forget to re-summon before Examining the new one, or you won't get the option to give XP to your current familiar.

See also[edit | edit source]

Rewards[edit | edit source]

Confirmed random familiar crate awards
Season 7 Season 6
Treasured (blue) Ancient Ripper
Bixel Grub
Bull Stegorachodon
Doomfire Spark
Golden Treeglider
Stoneclaw Basilisk
Obol Sludgeling
Red Barn Owl
Skeletal Cobra
Spiritual Protector
Spotted Leopard
Stone of Gygax
Legendary (yellow) Lingering Raider
Sootpaw Direbear
Spectral Chokidai
Ticking Arachnid
Innovative Scanner
Pox Incarnate
Rotting Bullgore
Rotting Macaw
Fabled (purple) Cinder Wasp
Eroding Wind
Failed Mutation
D-Twenty
Fire Quacker
Remnant of Tartan



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