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Kyūketsuju (吸血樹 Kyūketsuju, lit. Vampire Tree), or Yōkaiju (妖怪樹 Yōkaiju, lit. Yōkai Tree), is a tree yōkai that consumes blood and an adversary of Kitarō, first appearing in the Shonen Magazine story Blood Battle Etiquette.
Kyūketsuju's children share their general appearance with Kaishokubutsu.
Kyūketsuju appears in episode #94 of the fifth anime adaptation, The True Form of the Guardian of Okinawa, Shisa!.
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