Illustration of a Zaratan.
|Year First Seen||N/A|
|Authenticity Status||Presumed Hoax|
The creature comes from a story about a group of sailors whom thought they found a deserted jungle island, but rather had encamped on the creature's back.
The Zaratan is a large sea turtle with an island on it's back that is 1000 feet long, said length dwarfing a blue whale. The creature's body mass is so large that it can hardly, if at all, move.
The Zaratan comes from a story of a group of sailors who thought they found an island, but really it was a Zaratan as it slowly dove underwater. The story is believed to have spawned belief in the Kraken.
- The Zaratan holds the record for being the second largest Cryptid, the Bermuda Beast being the biggest.
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