The Giant Eurypterid is the main antagonist of the 2010 Indonesian-Dutch horror film Amphibious.
A chartered boat hired to help a marine biologist collect prehistoric fossils near an off-shore Indonesian fishing rig is attacked by a gigantic sea scorpion.
The Giant Eurypterid is a large gray scorpion-like monster with a spiny exoskeleton, large claws, four small black eyes, and a scorpion-like tail unlike that of real eurypterids.
Powers and Abilities
The Giant Eurypterid possesses the following powers and abilities:
- Tough exoskeleton
- Amphibious locomotion
- Stinging tail
The creature is killed after Tamal, the girl who summoned it, stabs it in the brain.
- Real eurypterids are extinct aquatic arthropods closely related to arachnids.