Climate/Terrain: Forests or subterranean
Frequency: Uncommon
Organization: Clusters
Activity Cycle:  Nocturnal
Diet:  Blood
Intelligence:  Animal
Treasure: None
Alignment:  True Neutral
Number Appearing: 3-30
Armor Class: 17
Movement:  Very fast
Hit Dice:  1
Attack Bonus: +5
Number of Attacks: 1
Damage/Attack: 1d3 bite plus blood drain
Special Attacks: Blood drain
Special Defenses:  None
Size: Tiny
Morale: Average
Challenge Rating: 1

A stirge is about a foot long with a wingspan of about two feet. It weighs about one pound.

Stirges attack the vulnerable spots of living victims, seeking their blood for sustenance.

As a special animal companion, a stirge advances with a character's level.

Character LevelBenefits
6-8 +2 HD, +2 AC, +1 Strength, Evasion
9-11 +4 HD, +4 AC, +2 Strength, Evasion
12-14 +6 HD, +6 AC, +3 Strength, Evasion
15-17 +8 HD, +8 AC, +4 Strength, Evasion
18-20 +10 HD, +10 AC, +5 Strength, Improved Evasion
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