Tsuchi-Gumo (土蜘蛛 Tsuchi-Gumo, lit. Earth Spider) is a spider-like yōkai.
In the 1996 anime, it resembled ōgumo instead of the traditional chimera-like appearance.
In chapter six, it appeared as a minion of Nurarihyon.
Tsuchi-Gumo appears in the fourth movie based on the third anime adaptation, GeGeGe no Kitarō: Gekitotsu!! Ijigen Yōkai no Dai-Hanran!!
Powers and Abilities
Body Transmutation:In 1996, it could create a new body as an anti-aging, with bodies of four humans or yokai. However, if a new body is destroyed, it cannot exist in the physical world and would vanish.
Blood-Sucking:In Mizuki's book, it was described to suck and save human blood within its body.