Description: The bikōchū are a species of small horned beetles that are bred and utilized exclusively by the Aburame family. Individually, Bikōchū are generally between 14mm and 18mm.
Personality: Back under Hisato's control, the extremely loyal insect have become adept at following the orders given by their new host for he is being viewed on the same level as some other insect colonies view their queen due partially to their reliance on his chakra as nourishment and the other in the deep bond each share with one another due to the swarm choosing him as a child. In turn, they will obey orders and protect the missing-nin from actual and even potential threats without question, even to the point of sacrificing their own lives in order to do so. The intimate level of their connection with the host allowing for each of them to communicate telepathically with one another.
Sync: Sync #3
The Bikōchū originate from a mutated breed of kikaichū that was extra sensitive to the chakra the desire to eat. Overtime, due to over breeding, the chakra sensitivity became increasingly stronger while the chakra eating abilities of the kikaichū diminished. This left the Bikōchū breed with a strong affinity for sensing, seeking, and tracking chakra. The range in which their senses are accurate are based on their rank: