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The title of this article is official, but it comes from a non-English source. If an official name from an English source is found, the article should be moved to its appropriate title.

Official artwork of a Honebōn
First Appearance Super Mario Land 2: Six Golden Coins (1992)
Parent Species Fish Bone
Related Species
Jean de Fillet

Honebōn (ホネボーン[1], a combination of the Japanese and English words for "bone") are skeletal fish enemies that appear in Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins. Much like Fish Bone and Jean de Fillet, it is said to be the bones of a Cheep Cheep and due to its undead nature it is nearly indestructible. Unlike Fish Bone, it appears alone and swims around a small territory, moving in a large upside-down V motion. It usually appears in confined spaces, thus making it difficult to avoid. It can only be defeated using a Super Star or if Mario is able to strike it with a Koopa Troopa shell.


  1. ^ http://www.nintendo.co.jp/n02/dmg/l6j/enemy/index.html