This article is about a/an monster in Uchu Sentai Kyuranger.

Deathworms (デスワーム Desuwāmu) are creatures living in underground and come out for hunting any living species.

Character History

A small Deathworm appeared and disrupted the fight between the Kyurangers and Jark Matter. After this Deathworm was destroyed, a giant Deathworm emerged from the ground and battled the RyuTeiOh. Space.11: Three Kyutama to Save The Universe

Another small Deathworm appeared during the reunion of Stinger and his brother Scorpio. It is later revealed that this Deathworm is a henchman of Scorpio and it can enlarge itself at will.Space.16: Stinger Reunion with His Brother

Another small Deathworm was brought in pocket size and enlarged alongside Mardakko and was later enlarged and destroyed by both Ryu Voyager and Gavan's DolgiranIcon-crosswiki. Space.18: Emergency Dispatch! Space Hero!


The Deathworm is a feral and mindless creature with an insatiable appetite.

Powers and Abilities

  • Insatiable Appetite: The Deathworm is able to consume a massive amount of matter, even to consume all life within a city.
  • Hole Mouth (ホールマウス Hōrumausu): The mouth on his head & shoulders can make him eat a lot.
  • Self Enlargement : Deathworms can enlarge themselves at will.


  • Hand Whip:

Behind the Scenes


The different Deathworms are portrayed by suit actors Hiroyuki Muraoka (村岡 弘之 Muraoka Hiroyuki), Keizo Yabe (矢部 敬三 Yabe Keizō), Yasuhiko Imai (今井 靖彦 Imai Yasuhiko), and Yuichi Hachisuka (蜂須賀 祐一 Hachisuka Yūichi).


  • Deathworm's design is based on Mongolian Death Worm.
  • Deathworm were designed by Ryosuke Shibuya.
  • It is not affiliated with Jark Matter, and it is never explained how it manages to get into Earth, as dialogues implies it is not an Earth native creature.