Pacific Islands - Spirits in Melanesia, living in trees and caves. These beings are envisaged as humanlike, with long nails, varying in size from a few inches to about five feet in height. They sometimes kill humans and eat their flesh. In some accounts, known as Kakamora, Banks Island Nopitu, Banks Island Nopitu, Papua New Guinea Tukis, Papua New Guinea Tukis, Nopitu, Solomon Islands Kakangora, Solomon Islands Kakangora, Pwaronga, Pwaronga, Kakangora or kakangora.

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