Anubite - Child of the Sphinx
I would not look at the marching things. That I desperately resolved as I heard their creaking joints and nitrous wheezing above the dead music and the dead tramping. It was merciful that they did not speak…but God! their crazy torches began…to cast shadows on the surface of those stupendous columns. Hippopotami should not have human hands and carry torches…men should not have the heads of crocodiles…
– H.P. Lovecraft, “Under the Pyramids”
Presumably these creatures can come in many forms that has some basis in Egyptian religion.
First encountered during the events of Case 004 – The Night of the Jackals.