Quetzalli, also known as Palidor, is an esper in Final Fantasy VI who can be acquired as a magicite.


The Quetzalli is a purple bird, with multi-colored wings.


Quetzalli is obtained on Solitary Island in the World of Ruin. The party has to return to the island once the Falcon is obtained, and return to the beach, where the magicite will be found.


Sonic Dive

Sonic Dive

Sonic Dive

Quetzalli costs 61 MP to summon, and casts Sonic Dive that causes the entire party to perform a Jump attack.

Characters that are under Petrify, Sleep, Stop, Hidden, or Frozen statuses will not jump.

It is possible, using Slot, to perform this attack without equipping the magicite.


Quetzalli is equippable as a magicite, and teaches the following abilities:

It does not provide any stat boosts on leveling up.



Quetzalí is the name given to a young Quetzal. The word originates from the Nahuatl language, the primary language of the Aztecs. The word Quetzalli translates into English as "large brilliant tail feather". The root quetz means "to stand up", accurately describing the position of the quetzal's colorful posterior plumage.

Palidór is Romanian for "pale".