Aunyaina

South American - A demon of the Tupari people. This being was said to be like a human but with tusks like a boar. It ate children and was killed when it fell from a tree where it had driven them. Another version of his death says that the people climbed a creeper into the sky to escape from his tyranny. When he tried to follow, the parrot (that Aunyaina had tried to kill for laughing at him) chewed through the creeper and the monster crashed to the ground and was killed. Some say that lizards and alligators grew from parts of the demon's dead body. On occassion, referred to as Aunyaina.

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