Shield Bug

Shield Bug


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When viewed from above, this
beetle-like insect resembles a
small shield. However, beware
when handling one, as they release
a noxious odor if agitated.

Stackable: Not Stackable

Other Uses[edit]

Guild Points Value: None
Used to Spawn: Shieldtrap
Resale Price: Cannot be sold to NPCs.

Synthesis Recipes[edit]


Used in Recipes[edit]

  • None

Desynthesis Recipes[edit]


Obtained from Desynthesis[edit]

  • None

How to Obtain[edit]

Cannot be auctioned, traded, or bazaared, but can be delivered to a character on the same account.


This item is found by clicking on a ??? that spawns in various places in Riverne - Site A01. It has been seen at (G-9), (I-10), and (K-9) so far. The ??? moves periodically. Found a ??? on the crosshairs of H-I / 8-9 has reads "There are tiny insect wings scattered all around here". This is the "Trade to ???"

This article uses material from the "Shield_Bug" article on FFXIclopedia and is licensed under the CC-BY-SA License.