Encyclopaedia of Cryptozoology

Illustration of a devil monkey by William Rebsamen, incorporating some details of phantom kangaroos.

Devil monkeys are cryptid primates reported from the United States, described as large, baboon-like animals with long tails and pointed ears.[1] Loren Coleman has suggested that many phantom kangaroo sightings may in fact be sightings of devil monkeys,[2] while George Eberhart writes that distinctions between devil monkeys, napes, hairy bipeds, and Bigfoot may be arbitary.[1]

Notes and references[]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Eberhart, George M. (2002) Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology, ABC-CLIO, Inc., ISBN 1576072835
  2. Coleman, Loren (2001) Mysterious America: The Revised Edition, Paraview Press, ISBN 978-1931044059