This pudgy lizard-like creature has a short, triangular head and a bird-like beak.
Originally Posted by Shade of the En World forums.
Rhynchosaurs are small, abundant archosauromorph reptiles. These stocky creatures are herbivores, using their beaks to make quick work of tough plants.
These statistics describe a small rhynchosaur of about three feet in length; the largest known rhynchosaurs grow to lengths of about six feet.
|Hit Dice||½d8 (2 hp)|
|Speed||30 ft. (6 squares)|
|Armor Class||14 (+1 size, +1 Dexterity, +2 natural), touch 12, flat-footed 13|
|Attack||Bite +2 melee (1d3-2)|
|Full Attack||Bite +2 melee (1d3-2)|
|Space/Reach||5 ft./5 ft.|
|Special Qualities||Low-Light Vision, Scent|
|Saves||Fort +4, Ref +3, Will +1|
|Abilities||Strength 7, Dexterity 13, Constitution 10, Intelligence 1, Wisdom 12, Charisma 2|
|Skills||Hide +6, Listen +2, Spot +2, Survival +2|
|Feats||Great Fortitude, Weapon Finesse (B)|
|Environment||Warm forest and plains|
|Organization||Solitary, pair, or herd (5-20)|
|Advancement||1 HD (Small); 2 HD (Medium)|
Rhynchosaurs will bite if significantly disturbed.
Originally appeared in Dragon Magazine #112 (1986).