Gigantopithecus vs human size comparison

Gigantopithecus vs human size comparison

The largest known primate of all time was Gigantopithecus blackii, standing 3 meters tall (10 ft) and weighing up to 540 kilograms (1,200 lb). A comparison graph of a 1.8-meter-tall human male (almost 5′ 11″) in comparison to Gigantopithecus blacki (left) and G. giganteus (right): This graph is based on orangutan proportions while standing upright. Image: wikipedia

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