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This is a Pincer Face. The Pincer Faces are a species of pack hunters (on their actual home world, not as the Owl Witch's and Everbound Venvel's Boget Beast dream projectitions, the latter for which they represent the concept of Id and animal instincts) that overwhelm their prey with their rending bills and massive numbers. Pincer Faces rely on sensory organs on their bills, scutes and feet to detect vibrations and EM signatures created by prey animals, along with a wickedly sharp sense of smell. They are the size of Great Danes. They can thrive in most terrestrial environments with the exception of icecaps and extreme altitudes. The jaws of Pincer Faces are very similar to a crab's claw, with a single row of "teeth" forming the biting surface of each jaw, with the exception of the very back of the jaws near the mouth where they flatten out to a broad surface. Pincer Faces cannot close their mouths; they consume meat by tossing it back towards their telescopic esophagus normally hidden deep in their throats, which is tipped by a "second mouth" encircled by shredding, chewing chelicerae. Their trachea is completely closed off from their esophagus, opening up to a single massive, closeable "nostril" where a larynx would be on Earth mammals.
The Pincer Faces first appeared in a nightmare I had, in which they were trying to hunt me down.
EDIT 2014: Since then, the Pincer Faces have recurred in my dreams and sleep paralysis episodes countless times. They are animals, and are not evil. In fact, during episodes of lucid sleep paralysis I can "summon" packs of them to chase off far more "sinister" hallucinations.
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