The drow used their hugely plumed feathers for decoration. The mercenary, Jarlaxle, sported one of these on his wide brimmed hat, as ornamental and as a functional magical item. By blowing into the feather, Jarlaxle was able to summon a diatryma bird.
- ↑ The 5th edition statistics for the axe beak were used, as per the identification made in the Dragon article.
- ↑ The 1st edition statistics for the phororhacos were used instead of the axe beak, since the Dragon article proposes it as a better approximation due to its height.
- ↑ Wizards RPG Team (2014). Monster Manual 5th edition. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 317. ISBN 978-0786965614.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 David Howery (September 1988). “Into the Age of Mammals”. In Roger E. Moore ed. Dragon #137 (TSR, Inc.), p. 45.
- ↑ Gary Gygax (August 1983). Monster Manual II 1st edition. (TSR, Inc), p. 54. ISBN 0-88038-031-4.
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 4.2 R.A. Salvatore (November 2005). The Legacy (reissued). (Wizards of the Coast), p. 15. ISBN 0-7869-3984-2.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 5.2 Warning: edition not specified for Promise of the Witch-King
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 Warning: edition not specified for Road of the Patriarch
- ↑ Ed Greenwood (1992). Menzoberranzan (The Houses). (TSR, Inc), p. 64. ISBN 1-5607-6460-0.
- ↑ R.A. Salvatore (June 2005). Servant of the Shard. (Wizards of the Coast). ISBN 0-7869-3950-8.