Hive mothers are serious pests that greedily devour cultivated crops. Though not carnivorous, they'll still charge any perceived threat with their oversized, horn-like mandibles.
Alignment: true neutral
Armor class: 16
Hit points: 262
Attack bonus: +14/+9
Damage: 4d6+6 slashing damage (creature weapon)
Hit dice (level): 11
Challenge rating: 16
Trained skills:(‡) listen (8), spot (7)
Feats: darkvision, weapon proficiency (creature)
Special abilities Edit
A hive mother is immune to mind-affecting spells.
This creature's attack inflicts vermin madness on-hit.
Hive mothers can cast protection from elements and spell mantle, each once per day, as spell-like abilities with a caster level of 11.
See also: Stag beetle