|Final Fantasy X Enemy|
|Sensor||Aerial. Magic attacks are the way to go. Watch out for darkness.|
|Common Steal||Smoke Bomb|
|Rare Steal||Smoke Bomb x2|
|Common Drop||Speed Sphere, Al Bhed Potion|
|Rare Drop||Speed Sphere, Al Bhed Potion|
|Weapon Drop||Sensor, Piercing, Distill Speed|
|Armor Drop||Dark Ward, Magic Def +5%|
|Bribe||Mega Phoenix x2 (10,750 gil)|
|Abilities||Physical attack only.|
|Resistant to||Silence (20), Sleep (20), Darkness (20)|
|Other Information||Attack may cause Darkness.|
In battle, their attacks will occasionally cause Darkness, but the effect will only last three turns. As with most avian-type fiends in the game, Wakka may be the only character in the party with enough Accuracy to strike it. Lulu can also use Fire magic against it.
In Greek mythology, Alcyone was the daughter of Aeolus and wife of Ceyx. After the couple insulted Zeus, he killed Ceyx, which caused Alcyone to commit suicide. Out of compassion, the gods then turned Alcyone and Ceyx into halcyon birds.