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The Tree Wars were a series of battles between LeafWings and HiveWings that ultimately resulted in the near-extinction of LeafWings. The event took place fifty years before The Lost Continent Prophecy, and deforested most of Pantala.

Description

Fifty years ago, Queen Wasp claimed that Clearsight wanted her to rule all the tribes. Queen Monarch stepped down and submitted the SilkWings under Wasp's rule, believing that the Book of Clearsight must be true. Queen Sequoia asked for evidence, to which Wasp denied to show, resulting in the start of the Tree Wars. Wasp eventually ordered the trees to be burnt and cut down, as she believed that LeafWings gained their power from them.[1] LeafWings were almost brought to extinction and any references to trees were banned in HiveWing society, supposedly out of Wasp's spite.

Timeline

  • Wasp deforests Pantala in small ways, believing that LeafWings gain their power from trees.
  • Wasp proposes that Sequoia and Monarch step down, as the Book of Clearsight supposedly wants Wasp to rule all tribes.
  • Queen Monarch decides to step down, allowing Wasp to rule the SilkWings.
  • Queen Sequoia asks to read the Book of Clearsight herself to make sure Wasp's claims are true, but Wasp refuses to let Sequoia to read the book.
  • A peace summit is held with the intention to infect Wasp with the breath of evil. The plan backfires, giving Wasp the ability to mind-control her subjects.
  • After many more summits and negotiations, the war begins.
  • After a battle, Dragonfly is deemed a hero. Part of Jewel Hive and possibly Dragonfly Bay are subsequently named after her.
  • The LeafWings lose the war, and the surviving LeafWings are forced to hide in the Poison Jungle, before splitting into PoisonWings and SapWings.

Trivia

  • Present-day SilkWings are taught and believe that the LeafWings were threatening and attacked the rest of the tribes.[2]
  • Tui may do a Winglet on the Tree Wars.[event 1]

References

  1. The Poison Jungle, page 209-215
  2. The Lost Continent, page 11
  1. Stated by Tuisource 


LeafWings
Queens

HazelSequoia

Other Dragons

Present: BelladonnaBryonyByblisCobra LilyHawthornHemlockMandrakeNettleOdollamPokeweedSundewWillowWolfsbane
Historical: Maple

Kingdom

Eye of the jungleHawthorn's homePoison JunglePoisonWing villageSapWing village

Society

PoisonWingsSapWingsTree Wars


HiveWings
Queens

WaspCochineal

Royalty

BloodwormCicadaHornetJewelMantisScarabTsetseVinegaroonYellowjacket

Other Dragons

AphidBombardierBumblebeeCadelleChaferCricketDragonflyEarthwormInchwormGrasshopperHawkerGlowwormKatydidLibrarianLubberMalachiteMidgePinacateRootwormSandflyTreehopperWeevil

Kingdom

Bloodworm HiveCicada HiveHornet HiveJewel HiveMantis HiveTsetse HiveVinegaroon HiveWasp HiveYellowjacket Hive

Society

Book of ClearsightTree Wars


SilkWings
Queens

Monarch

Other Dragons

AdmiralArgusAtalaBlueBurnetCinnabarClubtailDanaidFestoonFritillaryGraylingHeliconianIoLappetLunaMorphoPieridSilverspotSwordtailTauTemoraTussockWhitespeckXenica

Kingdom

Bloodworm HiveCicada HiveHornet HiveJewel HiveMantis HiveTsetse HiveVinegaroon HiveWasp HiveYellowjacket Hive

Society

Book of ClearsightChrysalisTree Wars

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