Here's a list of the Bijuus.
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Shukaku is a bijuu in the form of Raccon Dog (Tanuki of the Japanese mythology). Before, he was a priest that lived in the Desert of Nara. Because of the dark power released by Yamata no Orochi, and under the heavy assault of wind and sand,he transformed into a racoon dog (His actual form).
Ability: Sandstorms, has the control of Wind and Sand manipulation.
Symbolic Element? Wind (God of Wind)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Nekomata is a bijuu in the form of cat, and possesses the power of death”His appearance is a black cat monster (depicted with huge, black angel wings)
Japanese Myth Appearance: A species of two tails black cat, with slightly more pointed ears and bigger canines.
Ability: Death; may control deceased person's spirits, as well as different dark beasts
Symbolic Element? Darkness (God of Darkness)
Origin / Discovered in? Hokkaido’s “Forest of Devils” (Different of Forest of Death)
Personal Notes:This better have had a female Jinchuuriki.
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Isonade is a shark shaped Bijuu with a sharp horn on the forehead. It lives in the deep.
Japanese Myth Appearance:A big shark/fish(?) with 3 tails and 3 fins. Has a dark blue body color, is attracted by blood (like all sharks);
Ability: Generic water powers, can control the currents of water.
Symbolic Element: Water (God of Water)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Sokou is a bijuu that looks like a reptile. Because of the toxic gas and the volcaninc ash, he was transformed into a half-rooster, half-snake monster. The Rooster and Snake are husband and wife in Sokou’s body. Everything around it withers away or dies, because of its poison.
Japanese Myth Appearance: A four-tailed Rooster / Snake mixture. The lower part of the body is a Snake, while the upper part is a Rooster. Crawls instead of walking (Just like desert scorpions). Most of the body parts have an orange tone.
Ability: Controls poison, poisonous gas, venoms, and so on.
Symbolic Element? Poison
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Houkou is a bijuu which looks like a five-tailed dog. Each tail of this creature represents one of each elemental power: Wind, Water, Earth, Lightning and Fire. They can cause catastrophic damage when used. Houkou will willingly destroy the nature of the element to obtain the power he desires from these elements.
Japanese Myth Appearance: A species of dog, with 5 long tails. Has a white coloured body. Each of the tails possess one of the five elemental powers, that used simultaneously can cause a big earthquake.
Ability: Attacking using mixture of elements; Houkou is skilled in each kind of element ability, and can also create instantaneously each kind of natural disaster.
Symbolic Element? Illusion (Being the god of Illusions)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Raiokami, a bijuu in the form of Wolf, has four legs and very sharp claws. Its cry sounds like thunder. It was originally the god of Thunder, but it was transformed into a beast. Raiokami can release a huge amount of eletricity for battle assistance.
Japanese Myth Appearance: A species of wolf with golden yellow fur. The whole body’s fur grows upright. Its six tails take a lightning shape, Just like the god of thunder.
Ability:Lightning Thunder, Lightning bolts, Lightning elemental magic arts; Raiokami may also fly about as a ball of lightning.
Symbolic Element: Lightning (God of Lightning)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Kaku is a bijuu in the form of badger. Its Kanji is also read as Mujina, It has seven tails, and is the smallest bijuu out of the nine; though it is the most cunning and stealthy. Kaku hunts its prey underground most of the time. It kills by crumbling/destroying the piece of land that is under its target, making it fall right into his open mouth. Above land, whenever he is around he can transform into any type of creature, but he is unable to do it if he doesn’t have clay.
Japanese Myth Appearance: Kaku is the smallest Bijuu. It has a blue color, and is good at using clay camouflage. Kaku is very difficult to bump into.
Ability: Transformation (Henge), Clay, Earth elemental magic arts
Symbolic Element?Earth (God of Earth)
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? Yamata no Orochi is a Snake bijuu. It has crimsom red eyes, eight heads and eight tails (also depicted to having trees and vines growing around them) and has the power of the Demon world, a symbol of evil. Each head of Yamata no Orochi represents a symbol: Soul, Ghost, Evil, Devil, Monstrous, Kill, The Afterworld and Death.
Japanese Myth Appearance: A super Snake of Eight heads and Eight tails, attached to a single body. Has a deep brown color. It definitely is the biggest bijuu - the lenghth of it is over eight mountains.
Ability: summoning of evil spirits, Dark energy, Shadow techniques.
Symbolic Element? Shinigami.
Tale in the Legend of the Tailed Beasts? This is a bijuu in the shape of a nine-tailed fox, and the strongest of them all. The reason he is so powerful is simple: Kyuubi has an unlimited amount of power. The power is generated by Kyuubi’s Fire Seal.It is also pretty cunning and smart.
Japanese Myth Appearance: Its body has a red fur; Kyuubi represents the element of Fire. Its abilities are incredible. Because it has never been defeated by any youkai, its total strength is unable to estimate. His tails create cyclones by spinning quickly, and Kyuubi proceeds to rip its enemies with its huge claws. At the same time his fur may shoot fireballs similar to meteorites endlessly, instantly destroying villages.
Ability: Fire element attacks, Flaming claws, and other things depicted above
Symbolic Element? Fire (God of Fire)
Thats is the total list of the bijuu The names you see in the : Are the Names of there tails as shown tot he left of it there real names are yet to be decided if you so choose to pick one it is your the names are changed that that is your bijuu.