- South American (culture)
- Flying (attribute)
- Reptilian (attribute)
- Forest Dweller (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
- Vampires (common type)
These were winged snakes that were nocturnal. It fed upon the blood of the Araucanian people of Chile. The Pihuechenyi usually attacked people sleeping in the forests at night.
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