|Disclaimer: While it is the intention of the foremost members of this website to keep pages as mythologically accurate as possible, this site should not be taken fully as mythical, legendary or folkloric canon (let alone as a resource for any paper, report or journal). Cite pages at your own peril.|
The Ciguapa is a creature with origins in Dominican folklore.
AppearanceA Ciguapa (pronounced see-GWAH-pah) are commonly described as having human female form with brown or dark blue skin, backward facing feet, and very long manes of smooth, glossy hair that covers their otherwise naked bodies.
They supposedly inhabit the high mountains of the Dominican Republic.