The Cockatrice, also known as the Coctrice, is an enemy from Final Fantasy II. Its attacks may cause Petrification. It appears in the Mysidia area. It is recommended to have the Esuna spell leveled up or to have a healthy supply of Gold Needles to counteract Petrify.
[view·edit·purge]The Cockatrice is a creature from mythology. It is similar to the basilisk in appearance and ability, but also possesses flight. A cockatrice is born from an egg hatched by a rooster and incubated by a toad, and its gaze causes instant petrification.