They were found in a valley of Mount Imaus (a place now called the Himalayan Mountains). Folklore says that there was a special kind of air which, when breathed for long periods of time, it would prevent one from breathing air from anywhere else, meaning that nobody could ever leave the valley alive.
The Abarimon were first described by Pliny the Elder in his book, Natural History (VII 11). A similar story is told by Aulus Gellius in Attic Nights.
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