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|Alternate Names/Spellings||Martinet, Merlette|
|Origins||Medieval European Mythology, Legend and Folklore|
|Element||Air/Wind/Sky, Life/Death/Blood, Mind/Spirit/Psychic, Time|
|Species||Magical Creature (Avian)|
|Appearance||Small songbird with no feet...|
The Martlet is a creature with origins in Medieval European mythology, legend and folklore.
The Martlet is nearly indistinguishable from other swallows. The only feature that distinguishes it, in fact, is its lack of feet.