The Achelon, also known as Sybaritic, is an enemy in Final Fantasy V. Achelon will usually appear along with the Orukat and the Great Dragon. Its appearance is similar to Catoblepas. Achelon can petrify using its Evil Eye attack. It can also use Dischord, halving players levels and weakening them. It is found only in the final dungeon, the Interdimensional Rift.
- Catoblepas (Boss)
Achelon is a mistranslation of Acheron. In ancient Greek mythology, Acheron was known as the river of woe, and was one of the five rivers of the Greek underworld.