Origin: Japanese Mythology
Uwibami flew through the air, sometimes depicted with wings and sometimes without them. He was a gigantic serpent that preyed upon animals and humans, although he particularly enjoyed eating humans.  His ability to fly enabled him to swoop down and capture people in his wide, gaping jaws, and it has been recorded that even a knight on horseback could be snatched up by the serpent from about. 
The hero Yegara-no-Heida slew this great beast. 
A large serpent that could fly through the air, depicted with or without wings. 
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