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The orang mawas, also known as the orang dalam, is a hairy hominid thought to be native to the tropical rainforests around Johor, Malaysia.

Appearance

Orang mawas is described as a hairy man-ape creature standing nearly ten feet in height. Its hair is described as being dark black in color.

Possible Explanations

Hypotheses include:

  • Unknown species of hairy humanoid
  • Hoax

Evidence

Evidence includes:

  • Eyewitness testimony

Trivia

  • The orang mawas has been seen eating fish from fishing nets and raiding orchards for fruit.

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