Salamand is an enemy in Final Fantasy Mystic Quest. It poses no danger and it can be easily defeated. The first phase of the battle has the Basilisk flare its back fins, but after losing a significant amount of health, it lies down with its fins retracted.
Salamander is a mythological reptile believed to be able to breathe and resist fire. In legends, ancient alchemists are said to use Salamanders to determine the heat of the fire necessary to turn lead to gold.