Cryptozoology is the study of cryptids, or translated from it's Latin and Greek roots, the study of secret or hidden animals. Cryptozoology is an attempt to analyze creatures of contemporary sightings in a scientific fashion. Cryptozoologists are scientists that study the nature of cryptids and cryptozoology. Cryptozoology is not recognized as a branch of science by mainstream scientists, often resulting in the instances of self-declared cryptozoologists jumping to conclusions, the misconduct of the scientific theory and process, and overall lack of professionalism. Please, If you plan on editing or creating pages on this Wikia, make sure you are properly informed on the subject you are writing about.
Just as cryptozoology, a branch of zoology, is the study of animals whose existence has not been proven, cryptobotany, a branch of botany, is the study of plants whose existence is also not recognized by the scientific community.
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