1 meter wingspan
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The shimmyfly (Na'vi name: lortsyal) is a Pandoran insect equivalent to butterflies on Earth. Shimmyflies have multiple glowing, iridescent wings and a delicate build. In the Valley of Mo'ara, the shimmyfly only appears near the Kaspavan River.
Anatomy[edit | edit source]
Eight-winged insect with long antennae. Its body is built like Terran insects and divided into a head and thorax. The abdomen portion of the shimmyfly is constructed of two smaller vane-like hindwings and a long rudder-like tail.