10 Mythical Cryptids That Turned Out Real


The Bondegezou was a legendary creature to the Moni people win Western Indonesia. The tree-dwelling creature is similar to a small man covered in fur, and is an adept tree-climber. In the 80’s, a photograph from a research trip successfully identified the creature as a tree kangaroo.


Believe it or not, at one point in time the early explorers of Australia had seen brief glimpses of Kangaroos and thought them to be mythical creatures. That changed, however, when in the 1770s a dead specimen was discovered and brought to England.