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Yeren
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Naming
Others Wild-men
Chinese Wildman
Yiren
Yeh Ren
Man-Monkey
The Wildman of Shennongjia
Man-Bear
Original 野人
神农架野人
人熊
Romanization Yěrén
Shénnóngjiàyěrén
Ren Xiong
Morphology
Body type Humanoid
Average height 6 to 10 feet
Intelligence
Sapience Semi-sapient
Aggressivity Varies
Ecology
Place of origin China
Habitat Hubei Provence
Diet Omnivore
Locomotion Bipedal
Related species Various
Status DD
Behind the Scenes
Universe Real

A Yeren is a ape like creature that lives in the Hubei Provence of China.

Description

Some reports stated the the Yerens has reddish brown fur. White specimen were also reported been seen. It is generally described as being between 6 and 8 feet tall but some witnesses claim to have seen ones over ten feet tall. Like Bigfoot, it will quietly walk away when encountering humans.

Explanations

Some cryptozoologists have drawn a link between the Yeren and the extinct hominid Gigantopithecus, which formerly inhabited the general region.

It has also been suggested that the Yeren is actually a new species of orangutan, one that is ground-dwelling, bipedal and native to mainland Asia instead of Borneo or Sumatra.

In popular culture

Toys

  • Monster in My Pocket

Video Games

  • Titan Quest

TV Shows

  • Destination Truth

Films

  • Big Trouble in Little China
  • Yeren-sen