Chekaren  is a Siberian fur trapper who claimed to have seen a Woolly Mammoth.
On September 14, 1912, Mikhael Gallon were led to a small village north of Krasnoyarsk and met with a fur trapper named Chekaren, who saw a mammoth grazing to the east of Lake Cheko. Mikhael also learned there was another foreigner in the village who was staying at a local witch's house.
- On page six of Ghostbusters Issue #15, near Peter Venkman is the Chekaren Fine Furs store, a reference to Chekaren and his occupation.
- ↑ Mikhael Gallon (2012). IDW Comics- "Ghostbusters Issue #8" (2012) (Comic p.20). Mikhail writes: "...where we met a man named Chekaren, a fur trapper who saw one of the creatures grazing to the east of Lake Cheko."