Terra Shogun Ceanataur is a Carapaceon and Subspecies of Shogun Ceanataur introduced in Monster Hunter Freedom Unite.

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The Terra Shogun Ceanataur has the same elemental weakness, apart from an additional vulnerability to Water on its rear shell. Instead of blue and grey, it is black and a reddish-orange color. Instead of a normal Gravios Skullshell on its back, it has a Black Gravios Skullshell.


Terra Shogun Ceanataur, as is normal for a rarer subspecies, is slightly stronger, faster and has more health than the common species.


Terra Shogun Ceanataur are found in Swamp and the Volcano.

Game Appearances

Chronological Appearances
First US / EU Appearance: First JP Appearance: Latest Appearance:
Logo-MHFU (2009) Logo-MHP2G (2008) Logo-MHFU (2009)


General Notes

  • It can shoot water out of the shell even when its not on a cavern ceiling.
  • Unlike the normal Shogun Ceanataur, which utilizes three different shells (Lavasioth Skull, Gravios Skull and Conch Shell), it always wears a Black Gravios skull.
  • Breaking its Black Gravios skull once or twice yields a Black Gravios Skull Shell.
  • When weak, Terra Shogun Ceanataur rests in Area 7 of the Old Swamp.
  • Like the Shogun Ceanataur, breaking one of its claws leaves the monster in rage mode for the rest of the quest.
  • Terra Shogun's claws are relatively soft, and its shell relatively hard - the opposite of the normal Shogun Ceanataur.
  • "Terra" means "Earth" in Latin, and relates to the Terra Shogun Ceanataur in that its materials imply it's earth-based, as well as the color of soil or terracotta clay.
  • It has a slightly larger pincers than the Shogun Ceanataur.
  • Just like the Shogun Ceanataur when enraged its pincers will extend increasing its range.

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