The Basilisk is an enemy type from Final Fantasy Mystic Quest.
They are lizard-like and use two simple physical attacks. They are not a dangerous enemy.
The first phase of the battle has the Basilisk flare its back fins, but after losing a significant amount of health, it lies down with its back fins retracted.
Basilisk is a fictional beast that appeared in medieval bestiaries, it is said that a single gaze to their eyes would kill or petrify the observer. It was supposed to appear when a chicken's egg was hatched by a snake or a frog (hence their reptilian appearance).The