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The Motelo Mama

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Is a giant turtle, mother of all the chelonians of the Amazonian jungle that stays still for a very long time, with plant growing underneath its body and manages to deceive its victim that without doubt or fear come close to it. When it moves it causes the earth and water to shake, simulating a […]

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The Tanrilla

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The Tanrilla is an species of small bird with long legs that lives near the river banks of the amazonian jungle. While it’s still its feathers are of an unattractive dark color but when it spreads its wings you can see a beautiful combination of gray, white and black colors. According to popular beliefs its […]