Oh gosh, bestiaries were like, the best thing ever…

The pard:

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(he looks so smug too)

The reindeer, aka the colour-changing camo antelope:

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I think this was supposed to be a reindeer anyway? Actually I’m not sure. All I know is Latin dictionaries today say “tarandrus” means reindeer and it’s used in their scientific name too.

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Oh gods what even is this thing

And then there are the griffins

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It’s like they have quadrupedal pterosaur wings but they’re also bird wings with legs on them and I don’t even…?

I kinda want to work that weird anatomy into some kind of leijonœrn subgroup to be honest.