Once a mighty ruler of an ancient, vast underground kingdom, now a cursed vermiform invertebrate burrowing restlessly in the night. This foul being, covered in the tattered remains of its embalming linens, is neither alive nor dead - it is the abominable mummified worm!
He is only 8.5 cm (3 1/4 in) long, but do not be fooled by his diminutive size, for he makes the bravest hearts tremble in fear with his red gaze of terror.
(As you may have guessed, I suffered through another sleep-deprived day recently. The results were... Well, you can see them yourself here.)