A blog for the United States branch of the global Centre for Fortean Zoology
Saturday, 24 May 2014
A creature called the bicho is the subject of belief in Brazil. It is said to be dark grey and reptilian, walking on two legs. Brad Steiger has suggested it is identical with the chupacabra. In Latin America the term bicho, from Latin bestia, is used with many different meanings, some of them obscene.