Snipion is an enemy from Final Fantasy Mystic Quest.
Snipions can Poison party members, but are overall no threat.
The creatures have two phases. At first they raise their claws and tail. After taking damage they lie down with their claws and tail lopped off.
Its Japanese name translates to sniper. sniper is a highly trained marksman who operates alone, in a pair, or with a sniper team to maintain close visual contact with the enemy and engage targets from concealed positions or distances exceeding the detection capabilities of enemy personnel.A