A pygmy is a member of an ethnic group whose average height is unusually short
; anthropologists define pygmy as a member of any group where adult men are ...
There are many different 'Pygmy' peoples living across a huge area of central
Africa. The 'Pygmies' are forest dwellers, and know the forest, its plants and its ...
Comparative height of a Pygmy man (right) and a European man (left). .... The
Baka. The Baka Pygmies inhabit the rain forests of Cameroon, Congo, and
Some 50 Pygmies of the Baka clan lead me single file through a steaming rain
forest in Cameroon. Scrambling across tree trunks over streams, we hack through
Feb 5, 2009 ... Forest People. An encounter between Aka pygmies and a woman who is not a
pygmy in the Central African Republic in 1983. Serge Bahuchet.
About the Pygmy people who live in central and western Africa, the Democratic
Republic of Congo, Congo, Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, ...
Pygmy or Pigmy , a racial designation of dark-skinned people who live in
equatorial rain forests and average less than 59 in. (150 cm) in...
Pygmies. The pygmies are among the oldest populations of Africa. They live in
the tropical rainforests in D.R. Congo. They call themselves Mambuti or Efe.
Jul 24, 2013 ... Today the African rainforest is home to some of the most celebrated tribal people,
the so-called "Pygmies" of the Ituri forest in northern Congo.
Apr 11, 2011 ... If the Pygmies of Central Africa don't survive the assortment of threats currently
assailing them, says a leading anthropologist, the continent will ...