Should extraterrestrials be considered cryptids? A lot of sources will tell you that aliens don't belong within the realm of cryptozoology, but I feel a bit differently.
The definition of cryptid is a creature who's existence has been suggested but not proven. To me, this should definitely include aliens unless cryptozoological study is confined to our own planet, and I've never heard of such confinments. I know we include alien species here on this Wiki, which I think we should.
What do you think? Are extraterrestrials cryptids or something else?Read more >