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Location Ash Mountain, Bad Man's Hallows, Bloodmayne Cave, The Deadlands, Hightide Hollow, near Magmaflow Overlook, Senie, Softloam Cavern
Caverns of Kogoruhn, Dreudurai Glass Mine, Nchuleftingth, VvardenfellMorrowind
Species Shalk
Health 31,364
Reaction Hostile
Carapace, Beetle Scuttle, Razor-Edged Mandible
A shalk

Shalks are aggressive giant beetles native to Morrowind. They attack with fire and can move through lava unharmed.

Skills and Abilities[edit]

A basic melee attak dealing low physical damage.
Fire Spew
The shalk inhales air before spewing a spray of fire back out of its mouth, indicated by a thin conal AoE, dealing continuous moderage flame damage.

Related Quests[edit]

Unique Shalks[edit]


Generic Shalks[edit]

Generic, unnamed shalks shalks can be encountered in various places across Tamriel, including delves, dungeons, and DLC content. These shalks have varying stats, namely health. Below is a list of shalks, categorized by location, difficulty and health.

Zone / Dungeon Specific Location Difficulty Health
Maelstrom ArenaOrsinium Stage 8: Igneous Cistern Normal17,900Veteran(?)
The CauldronFlames of Ambition Boiling Path Normal(?)Veteran(?)