|Species||Large, elephant-like creature|
|Habitat||Richtersveld, South Africa|
|First appearance||Something in the Water|
The Grootslang is a legendary cryptid that is reported to dwell in deep caves in Richtersveld, South Africa. It made its first appearance in Something in the Water.
The Grootslang is a cryptid that looks like an elephant with four tusks, horns and a spiked tail. It's color appears to be green. In the legend, its similar to a large serpent, the creature is supposedly 40 ft. long and 3 ft. wide, according to witnesses. In Dahomey, it is known as an elephant with a serpent tail which the show based it on.
The cave is known as the “Wonder Hole” or the “Bottomless Pit.” Supposedly, it connects to the sea, which is 40 miles away. According to local legend, the cave is filled with diamonds. So he may be the guardian of the diamonds.