Encyclopedia Mythica: Mermaid
Humanity: Mermaid Tales
Collection of legends from different cultures around the world.
Article on reported mummified remains of Edo-period Japan.
Obsidian Magazine: The Mermaid
Article by Peg Aloi, describing the mythos of mer creatures.
Water Spirit Legends 1
Mermaids, water sprites, and demons from various cultures.
Water Spirits and Mermaids: The Copperbelt Case
A draft paper on African water spirits.
Encyclopedic article on the female mythological aquatic creature, including sections on fiction, history, art and literature.
Humanoid deities with fish-like tales, worshipped by the Dogon tribe of Mali.
Mythology, modern science, literature, and anatomy in relation to international and historic variations.