A floating beacon of light often found in the deepest pits of these caverns, Microluminus Alectryon's appearance can seem almost heavenly. It's colorful plumage doesn't hurt either. Even without the charged light it emits, it would give any modern bird on Earth a run for its money in terms of pure spectacle.
Although its feathery eyebrows might give one of the impression that it is related to owls, it is not a bird of prey. It is entirely docile, and shows no aggression towards survivors or other creatures.
Microluminus Alectryon's ability to fly and the ease with which it perches upon a survivor's shoulder has made it a favored pet among many. Some consider it the most refined of its glowing brethren, but I think they just want them to look like a pirate. Not that I blame them...
— The Dossier
Color Scheme and Regions