Prominent medical researchers on the “human tail” now see it as “a disturbance in the development of the embryo” not “a regression in the evolutionary process.”
Karl Giberson wants us to think that true tails are some kind of a regression to an earlier form.
In The Descent of Man, Charles Darwin cited the tailbone (coccyx) as a supposed vestigial feature.
The evolutionary notion of human “tails” is not only mistaken. It is also medically harmful.
The online encyclopedia triumphantly points to resistance to myxoma virus among Australian rabbits as one piece of evidence, among others, for common descent.