There are so many different characters we see in movies that are inspired by different creatures of nature. However, not all of them are imagination and fantasy. There are certain creatures in this world that will terrify you to your bones even when you see them in photos. Check them out below and wonder about the kind of world we live in.
The Jersey Devil
The legend of this creature stems from a local witch who called-on the devil while giving birth to her 13th child. A clergy exert the demon for 100 years in 1740 and it wasn’t seen again until 1890. The creature is described as a flying biped with hooves.
The body is similar to a man’s and decked-up in some sort of dark clothing resembling a skirt. It was spotted in the town of Flatwoods in Braxton County in 1952. Sources say the creature in various forms as having no short, stubby arms ending in long claw-like fingers.
The first sighting was on April 17n, 1976, when the creature was spotted hovering menacingly above the Mawnan church tower. Its body had similarities to the more famous American Mothman. Owlman is owl-like cryptid anticipated spotted around mid-1976. There were UFO reports to the Owlman sightings.
The recent noticeable sighting was in February 2008. On June 29th, 1988, Christopher Davis encountered the creature while driving home from work. Davis’s side-view mirror was badly beaten-up and a scratch mark was found on the car’s roof. However, there was no physical evidence of the incident.
The cockatrice frightened the village until it was imprisoned in the dungeons below Wherwell Priory. Wherwell a town in England was mostly linked to the cockatrice. The cockatrice can fly and its magical abilities include turning people to stone or kill them by looking at them.
The Bunyip’s posterior legs are thick, strong and the forelegs are much longer, but still of great strength. The first description of this bizarre Australian cryptid came in a newspaper in July 1845. It is set as uniting the characteristics of a bird and an alligator.
Hypothetically this species could be the original basis of the sigbin legends. The Sigbin is said to emit a nauseating odor. Others thought that there could be an actual sigbin animal, possibly correlative to the kangaroo. It can become invisible to other creatures, especially humans.