Placodus is a marine reptile from the middle Triassic period. It reached a total length of 2 meters. Placodus body plan had a stocky body with a long tail that helped it swim in the depths. It also had a short neck.
Placodus in PoT fills to role of the modern day marine Igauna. Swimming down to the bottom floor to feed on the seaweed and shells. Placodus is found on Panjura's Great Lake and the Island map. Its small size makes it a good meal for growing aquatics.