|First appearance||Kur Rising|
In the real world, they are often depicted lion with wings. In Kur Rising, it looked like these animals lived in symbiosis with the Kur, like protect it and get food from it. But it's main function is to help the Antarctic Cryptid fly. Groups would climb on the back, arrange themselves along the back, then lengthen the sails. The two rows would flap in opposite directions, creating a pair of wings. Shedu lives in the middle east.