Zenith Lagiacrus (辿異種ラギアクルス) are Leviathans.
An evolved Lagiacrus that is larger and more powerful than its counterpart. Zenith Lagiacrus look similar to normal Lagiacrus but with noticeable differences. The spines on its back are much larger and develops an additional row spines along its front legs and tail. Its claws gain a hook shape to them. It also grows an additional pair of horns on its head, along with its original horns becoming larger as well.
Zenith Lagiacrus is able to bend the lightning it creates around it, granting its attacks more range and better aim. It is able to briefly charge certain parts of its body when attacking. For example, when it performs its claw swipe attack, it will charge its claws with electricity. It is able to charge up a huge amount of electricity and release all at once, resulting in a huge dome of lightning around its body.
Zenith Lagiacrus is highly aggressive and is said to be more dangerous than even Abyssal Lagiacrus, due to being more common and being able to be encountered on land.
Zenith Lagiacrus is found at the Deserted Island, Flooded Forest, Primal Forest, Jungle, Misty Peaks, and the Ruined Ridge.
- Zenith Lagiacrus' roar requires HG Earplugs to block.
- It will charge certain body parts when attacking in rage mode.
- Breaking its spikes reduces its ability to use electrical attacks.
- It was made as a rival to Zenith Rathalos.
- Despite this, Zenith Lagiacrus does not live in the same areas as Zenith Rathalos.