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Latin name: Lutum
Item type: Tool
Obtained: Grabbing
Location(s): Ground
Alterable: No
Consumable: Yes
Medicine and camouflage


Mud is a tool item and medicine.

Where to obtain[]

SenseIcon Mud.png Mud can be found at small patches on the ground in all biomes. However, it becomes more rare once you reach the Region Savanna Icon.png Savanna and beyond.

Mud can be also sometimes be found under MindIcon LiftableRock.png Liftable Rocks.

How to obtain[]

Mud can be Grab ico.png grabbed from specific patches of wet ground.

How to use[]

Mud can be applied as medicine.


Applying Mud

Mud can be applied to heal Bleed minor ico.png Bleed major ico.png Bleeding and Heat minor ico.png Heat major ico.png Heat.

Mud can also be used for protection against bleeding, detection, and heat. Applying Mud will will confer Bleed shield.png Bleeding Protection, Camouflage shield.png Camouflage Protection, and Heat shield.png Heat Protection.

Be aware that the Order Mimic action will not always work when grabbing mud from the ground. None to some to perhaps all of your clan might mimic the action of grabbing mud so take this into account when using this action. This might require switching hominids to grab the needed mud.