A little twist on our regular Name That Animal game but the same rule applies – no researching, just post your best guess in the comments for fun. Answer will be posted in the comments later today.
A cryptid is an animal whose current existence is unconfirmed by mainstream science. Cryptids may be animals who are thought by most scientists to be extinct but who some believe may still exist (the Coelacanth is a famous example of such an animal). It may also be an animal who has been sighted and/or photographed but hard evidence of current existence is insufficient to satisfy mainstream science (Bigfoot, for example). Some cryptids are considered less likely to currently exist than others and many are thought to be explainable as misinterpreted sightings of other, known animals.
OK, let’s play: