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What is Camahueto?

Camahueto is a sea monster of the Araucanian in Chile that is chargeable for destroying boats.

The Araucanian consider that Camahueto is a younger silver bull with a single gold horn that spends his childhood in marshes or shallow lakes. When absolutely grown, Camahueto strikes to the ocean, destroying gardens as he goes.

The people of the Chilean island of Chiloé consider Camahueto can solely be managed by a wizard who wraps sea kelp round his neck and leads him away.