- North American (culture)
- Deadly (behaviour)
A giant predatory grasshopper that had a liking for the flesh of children. It comes form the legends of the Kawaiisu people of North America. It was killed by a mouse that tricked into swallowing a magic red-hot coal that turned it into stone.
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