On Sat, 2004-10-30 at 16:33 +0000, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2004 15:38:54 -0700
> From: Alan Kellogg <mythusmage@...>
> Subject: Re: Re: The latest on homo perianensis
> >In a message dated 10/28/4 7:26:24 PM, Alan Kellogg wrote:
> ><<Not quite. According to those who are studying the orang pendak it's
> >appearance is more that of an orang utang with an upright posture.
> >They are also around 5 feet tall according to the accounts. H.
> >Floresiensis only got to about 3 feet in height. The orang pendak is
> >also not known to be a tool maker or fire user.
> >This doesn't jibe with the many stories I've heard about the _orang pendek_
> >(not "pendak"). The account of their height varies, but they're usually
> >described as much more human-like than orangutans -- notably, in
> >many cases, as
> >having a full head of long hair. It's true that I've never heard of
> >their using
> >fire, but there are stories where they throw darts. I suspect you're
> >dealing with
> >a particular local tradition.
Someone else came up with the same correct classification? Or is someone
else on Loren Colman's list. He does -not- like the perianensis
But then how do you deal with LB1? Lobelia Baggins 1?