Julian Treadwell (
8 Nov 1995 21:10:41 GMT (BuddhaPKP) wrote:
>Alright science buffs, suggestions, for fictional purposes, of an ancient
>pongid/hominid ancestor that if somehow survived until today would not be
>human but somewhere between us and chimps? Humor me, please.

One possibility could be that somewhere in deepest darkest Africa a small
population of Australopithecus Robustus survived somehow and evolved into
a yeti-like or bigfoot-like being. Assumign its cranial capacity hadn't
changed much, it would be about midway between us and chimps, I think.