LVL
Taming Multiplier
Consumption
Multiplier
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FOOD QTY TIME NARCS.EFFECT.
2001:00:00
Bio Toxin 19
Narcotics 38
Narcoberries 166
96.4%
+40 Lvl (125)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
4901:31:53
Bio Toxin 43
Narcotics 86
Narcoberries 381
81.5%
+34 Lvl (119)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
9803:03:33
Bio Toxin 113
Narcotics 226
Narcoberries 1,000
52.3%
+22 Lvl (107)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
6101:54:23
Bio Toxin 61
Narcotics 121
Narcoberries 533
73.9%
+31 Lvl (116)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
13204:07:14
Bio Toxin 162
Narcotics 323
Narcoberries 1,430
37.6%
+15 Lvl (100)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
15202:22:30
Bio Toxin 82
Narcotics 163
Narcoberries 723
31.2%
+13 Lvl (98)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
19706:09:23
Bio Toxin 255
Narcotics 509
Narcoberries 2,255
21.2%
+8 Lvl (93)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
39406:09:23
Bio Toxin 255
Narcotics 509
Narcoberries 2,255
6.3%
+2 Lvl (87)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
49307:42:12
Bio Toxin 325
Narcotics 650
Narcoberries 2,882
4.1%
+1 Lvl (86)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
32905:16:55
Bio Toxin 215
Narcotics 429
Narcoberries 1,901
8.8%
+3 Lvl (88)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
98507:41:44
Bio Toxin 325
Narcotics 650
Narcoberries 2,879
1.1%
+0 Lvl (85)
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Knock Out

Fists
100%
Fists
195
Head 2.5×
78
100%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Wooden Club
100%
Wooden Club
136
55
13.5%
Slingshot
100%
Slingshot
115
46
100%
Boomerang (Melee)
100%
Boomerang (Melee)
65
26
100%
Boomerang
100%
Boomerang
39
16
95.1%
Bow
100%
Bow
31
13
3.5%
Compound Bow
100%
Compound Bow
55
22
99.9%
Crossbow
100%
Crossbow
18
7
7.3%
Longbow
100%
Longbow
13
5
7.3%
Tranquilizer Dart
100%
Tranquilizer Dart
13
5
Harpoon Launcher
100%
Harpoon Launcher
10
4
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
100%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
7
3
Electric Prod
100%
Electric Prod
11
5
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
100%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
12
5
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
100%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
46
19
57.6%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
100%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
76
31
57.6%
Equus (Buck Kick)
100%
Equus (Buck Kick)
71
29
33.1%
Pachy (Charge)
100%
Pachy (Charge)
46
19
33.1%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
100%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
272
109
100%
Pulmonoscorpius
100%
Pulmonoscorpius
61
25
57.6%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
100%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
680
272
13.5%

Stats

BASE STATS

StatBase
(Lvl 1)
Increase Per Lvl
(Wild)
Increase Per Lvl
(Tamed)
Rank*
Ark Health Icon
Health
260+52
AVG
Ranked 64 of 102
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
350+35
HIGH
Ranked 19
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
150+15
Ark Food Icon
Food
1,200+120
AVG
Ranked 66
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
300+6
AVG
Ranked 42
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5%+2%
AVG
Ranked 24
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
450+27
AVG
Ranked 46
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Thorny Dragon vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

40
PRIMARY ATTACK
10
SECONDARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Walking245693.840027588
Swimming300
Movement Speed:   %

Favorite Kibble

Morellatops Kibble

Crafted in Cooking Pot
Morellatops Kibble
  • Morellatops Egg
    Morellatops Egg
  • Savoroot
    Savoroot
  • Chitin
    ×50 Chitin
  • Mejoberry
    ×2 Mejoberry
  • Fiber
    ×3 Fiber
  • Waterskin
    Waterskin
Cook Time
30s
Spoils In
3d
Quantity
-
1
+
Preferred By

Kibble Produced

Thorny Dragon Kibble

Crafted in Cooking Pot
Thorny Dragon Kibble
  • Thorny Dragon Egg
    Thorny Dragon Egg
  • Savoroot
    Savoroot
  • Cooked Meat Jerky
    Cooked Meat Jerky
  • Mejoberry
    ×2 Mejoberry
  • Fiber
    ×3 Fiber
  • Waterskin
    Waterskin
Cook Time
30s
Spoils In
3d
Quantity
-
1
+
Preferred By

SADDLES

  • Hide
    ×270 Hide
  • Fiber
    ×150 Fiber
  • Metal Ingot
    ×35 Metal Ingot
  • Clay
    ×85 Clay
  • Wood
    ×125 Wood
Engram Points
18
Crafted In
Anywhere
Quantity
-
1
+

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Gathering Efficiency Ratings

TOP RESOURCES
Fiber
Fiber
★︎2.4
Pelt
Pelt
★︎2.5
Chitin
Chitin
★︎2.6
Keratin
Keratin
★︎2.7
Thatch
Thatch
★︎2.8
Hide
Hide
★︎3.0
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
★︎3.1
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
★︎3.1
Wood
Wood
★︎4.2
Rated #4 for gathering
Ratings out of 5. Collected from 30,000+ Dododex users.

Thorny Dragon Breeding

Thorny Dragon Egg
22 – 28°C (72 – 82°F)
Ideal Incubation Temperature
2d 3h 9m
Total Time
(INCUBATION to Adult)
5:08 PM
2h 29m
Egg incubation
4:28 PM
2d40m
Total Maturation
4h 52m
Baby
4:48 PM
19h 28m
Juvenile
12:16 PM
1d20m
Adolescent
5:08 PM

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Carryable By

✖︎
✖︎
✔︎
✔︎

Can Damage

Thatch
Thatch
✔︎
Wood
Wood
✔︎
Adobe
Adobe
✖︎
Stone
Stone
✖︎
Metal
Metal
✖︎
Tek
Tek
✖︎

Affected By

Lasso
Lasso
✔︎
Bola
Bola
✖︎
Chain Bola
Chain Bola
✖︎
Plant Species Y Trap
Plant Species Y Trap
✖︎
Bear Trap
Bear Trap
✖︎
Large Bear Trap
Large Bear Trap
✖︎

Fits Through

Doorframe
Doorframe
✖︎
Dinosaur Gateway
Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎

What does a Thorny Dragon eat? In Ark: Survival Evolved, the Thorny Dragon eats Kibble, Raw Mutton, Cooked Lamb Chop, Raw Prime Meat, Cooked Prime Meat, Raw Prime Fish Meat, Raw Meat, Cooked Meat, Raw Fish Meat, Cooked Prime Fish Meat, and Cooked Fish Meat.

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