Job: Black Mage/Red Mage or White Mage
Family: Limules
Weak against: Water (Fire aura) or Dark (Light aura)
Strong against: Ice (Fire aura only)
Absorbs: Element corresponding to aura (Fire or Light)

Ephemeral Limule

Zone Level Drops Steal Spawns Notes
Abyssea - Konschtat 74-80 A, L
~5,100 HP
??? MP
Abyssea - La Theine 74-80 13Verification Needed A
4,800~5,100 HP
??? MP
Abyssea - Tahrongi 2Verification Needed A
~4,600 HP
??? MP
A = Aggressive; NA = Non-Aggresive; L = Links; S = Detects by Sight; H = Detects by Sound;
HP = Detects Low HP; M = Detects Magic; Sc = Follows by Scent; T(S) = True-sight; T(H) = True-hearing
JA = Detects job abilities; WS = Detects weaponskills; Z(D) = Asleep in Daytime; Z(N) = Asleep at Nighttime; A(R) = Aggressive to Reive participants


  • Gives a significant amount more EXP than normal monsters (300~750 before lights).
  • Gives enhanced Azure, Amber, and Ruby light based on the level of the Ephemeral Limule.
  • Appears to have an elemental affiliation based on the graphical faint aura surrounding it (i.e. red tinged = fire, white tinged = light)
  • Light-based version casts Dia II, Holy, Banish III, Banishga III, Flash, Stoneskin, Shell IV, Protect IV, and Cure V.
    • Uses Molting Burst which heals ~10% of its HP, deals damage, and transfers debuffs from the limule to the targets hit.
      • Molting Burst does not need to hit anyone in order to recover HP.
    • Cured by light elemental damage including Reprisal.
  • Fire elemental based version casts Firaga III, Flare, Enfire, Blaze Spikes, Fire IV and Burn.

Abyssea - Tahrongi