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1513
M-113 Creature
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Planet: M-113. The last of a vaguely humanoid species sometimes referred to as the "salt vampire" because of its need for salt and its willingness to kill to satiate its own hunger. The creature...

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1533
Thasians
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Planet: Thasus. An advanced, intelligent, noncorporeal race of beings, first encountered on stardate 1533.6 when they made contact with Captain Kirk to retrieve a young humanoid they had given...

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1709
Romulans
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Planets: Romulus and Remus (aka Romii). Until stardate 1709.2 when the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 under the command of Captain James T. Kirk had an unfriendly run-in with a Romulan ship. Very...

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2151
Akaali
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Pre-industrial society encountered by the Enterprise NX-01. The Akaali were suffering from a mysterious plague caused by a secret Malurian mining operation. Luckily, Captain Archer uncovered this...

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Axanar
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Jonathan Archer's crew discovered a ship full of Axanar bodies drained of their triglobulin-rich bodily fluid. An Axanar ship later saved the Enterprise NX-01 from an attack by the same parasitic...

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Denobulans
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Humanoid species. The Enterprise NX-01's Dr. Phlox is Denobulan. The Denobulans hail from the system Denobula Triaxa, and only require six days of sleep per year (though, according to Dr. Phlox,...

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Invocation of Renewal
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Prah Mantoos offered Dr. Phlox the honor of leading the pilgrims in this incantaion, which is recited prior to the appearance of the Great Plume of Agosoria. The doctor was thrilled to take him up...

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Kaana-sah
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The pilgrims performed this ritual — a taxing set of exercises, followed by four hours of prayer — during the Time of Agosoria. This particular ritual is meant to purify the body. Dr....

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Lorillians
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Alpha Quadrant species. Lorillian children are born with the ability to breathe only methyloxide via an inhalation apparatus. This means that mother and child must deal with a difficult weaning...

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Space Boomer
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Slang for a post-warp generation of humans who live primarily in space — some of their offspring are even born there. Sometimes shortened to "boomer." The Enterprise NX-01's Travis...

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Suliban
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Humanoid species. Their distinguishing physical characteristic is their mottled, greenish-tinted skin. The Suliban are originally from Sector 3641, but their homeworld became unhabitable around...

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Tesnians
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The Tesnians require six hours of boron gas a day in order to survive. While attempting to dock, a Tesnian ship collided with Enterprise NX-01 and crashed into an asteroid. Malcolm Reed and Trip...

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Vulcan Compound, Sausalito
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T'Pol lived here before signing on with the Enterprise NX-01. The compound provides housing for the Vulcan delegation to Starfleet, and is located just north of San Francisco.

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2151
Eska
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Captain Archer and the Enterprise NX-01 crew encountered this species of hunters on the "rogue" planet in 2151. For nine generations, Eska hunting parties have stalked and killed the indigenous...

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Kantare
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Alpha Quadrant species. The Enterprise NX-01 discovered a derelict Kantare ship and its remaining crew on an otherwise uninhabited planet in 2151. The Kantare crew had survived on this planet for...

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M'klexa
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Alpha Quadrant species. The M'klexa was one of the warp-capable species that visited the Valakians prior to 2150, but did not offer them warp drive.

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Menk
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Humanoid species indigenous to the planet Valakis. The seemingly primitive Menk are one of two species on the planet; the other is the technologically-advanced Valakians. The Menk are subservient...

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Novans
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Refers to the descendants of the original Terra Nova colonists, who live underground. The Novans did not believe they were descended from humans, instead thinking that humans were the ones...

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Shale
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A word in the Novan languge that means falsehood, deception or nonsense.

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Stone of J'Kah
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The stone represents a life of order and control through logic, and was part of a ritual at the Vulcan monastery of P'Jem. Honored guests were invited to touch the stone at the end of their visit.

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Tau Ceti Accords
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This treaty between the Andorians and the Vulcans created borders and buffer zones.

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V'tosh ka'tur
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Vulcan phrase that translates to "Vulcans without logic." This name was given by Vulcan elders to those who disagreed with the ancestral teachings. A group of V'tosh ka'tur was encountered by...

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Wraiths
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This is how the Eskans referred to the indigenous shapeshifters they hunted on the rogue planet. The wraiths, who possessed telepathic abilities, could assume various forms. One appeared to...

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Xarantines
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Alpha Quadrant species. The Xarantines attacked the Klingon Bu'Kah's raptor. They were defeated by the Klingons, but a toxin in Xarantine ale infected the entire Klingon crew.

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Xyrillians
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Alpha Quadrant species. The Xyrillians' most distinctive physical characteristic is their colorful dermal plating. The Xyrillian ship encountered by the Enterprise NX-01 in 2151 had a...

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2152
Festival of the Moons
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Risan celebration, usually held during the Earth month of February.

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Teachings of Surak
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Collection of writings by the legendary Vulcan philosopher Surak. T'Pol gave Archer the complete unabridged translation in order to help the captain relax on his vacation.

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Treaty of Ka'Tann
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The legendary Ambassador V'Lar negotiated this Vulcan treaty at Vulcana Regard. A young T'Pol approached the ambassador during a recess of the second conference to ask questions.

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Yrott
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Members of Zobral's social caste were onced force to wear these to signify their low social standing. Yrotts were burned in celebration of the caste system being abolished. The word also means "to...

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2152
Kreetassans
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This Alpha Quadrant species has a very complex language — which made for a problematic first contact with Enterprise NX-01. The Kreetassans consider eating and mating to be similar...

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Paraagans
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This matriarchal species established a small mining outpost in the Alpha Quadrant circa 2131. Over the next 20 years, it grew into a colony (population 3,600), complete with schools and a museum....

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Tandarans
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Humanoid species. The Tandarans are suspicious of all Suliban because of the actions of the Cabal, and built a detention center where innocent Suliban civilians were imprisoned.

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2153
Denobulan Song
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Left alone with Porthos as the only crew awake while the NX-01 traverses a spatial disturbance lethal to humans and Vulcans, Dr. Phlox spends at least part of his four-plus days jogging while...

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Malosians
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A spacefaring civilization known especially as traders, apparently located in or near the Delphic Expanse. Within the elaborate ruse to win Degra's trust and gain intelligence, Archer calls the...

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Regulan Bloodworm
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A soft-sided creature, typically about six inches long with a long, slim forked end, used by organic Denobulan healers like Phlox for internal treatments to cleanse the humanoid lymphatic system...

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Xindi
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A mysterious group of related species located in the Delphic Expanse, all of whom evolved to spacefaring technological intelligence at the same time on the same homeworld, Xindus. In 2153, the...

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Xindi-Humanoid
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A term used by some for the Xindi-Primate species — perhaps in derision, as Xindi-Reptilian Cmdr. Dolim seems to do when he labels Degra as one.

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Xindi-Humanoid
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A term used by some for the Xindi-Primate species—perhaps in derision, as Xindi-Reptilian Cmdr. Dolim seems to do when he labels Degra as one.

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2153
Loque'eque
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Species that lost the ability to reproduce centuries ago. In an effort to preserve their once-flourishing society, the Loque'eque created a mutagenic virus that transformed other species into...

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Loque'que
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The long-dead species and culture of a subtrerranean humanoid civilization from a still-fertile world in the Delphic Expanse, based in the city of Urquat. Somehow rendered sterile, the people...

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Lyssarian Desert Larvae
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A melon-sized lifeform whose epidermal layer secretes a viral suppressant, kept by Phlox in his Sickbay menagerie for its use as a salve for cuts and bruises. In a controversial procedure not...

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Lyssarians
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A species and culture known to Denobulans and Vulcans by 2153, governed by the Lyssarian Prime Conclave. They have kept the mimetic cloning ability of Lyssarian desert larvae largely a secret to...

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Nuvians
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According to Trip Tucker, the 200 Nuvian masseuses on Risa have 12 fingers on each hand.  A female Nuvian slave was kept in Zjod's shop on the floating bazaar on the Xanthan homeworld.  

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Osaarians
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Species with a large merchant fleet. Captain Archer and the crew of the Enterprise NX-01 encountered these aliens during their mission to the Delphic Expanse. Two Osaarian ships had entered the...

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Skagarans
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Humanoid species that abducted humans from Earth many years ago to use as slave labor on their new colonies. The plan backfired when the humans rebelled, enslaving the Skagarans. The humans...

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Tarquin's species
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A humanoid culture of the Delphic Expanse with space travel in the mid-22nd century, physically notable for numerous thin projecting "horns" all about the head. One in 50 million of the natives...

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Xindi Council
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A panel of two representatives from each of the five surviving, dispersed Xindi races, meeting around a table at a secret chamber to plan the destruction of Earth before that world can destroy...

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Xindi-Aquatics
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The only one of the five Xindi sentient species who is not bipedal and existing in a standard Class-M atmosphere, they instead require the marine environment they have evolved within. On the...

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Xindi-Arboreals
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Perhaps the most patient and reflective of the five Xindi species, they wish to adhere to the original timetable for developing their Earth attack weapon, in defiance of the rush of the...

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Xindi-Avians
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The sixth of multiple sentient Xindi species were completely wiped out when Xindus was imploded, due to their airborne nature. The planet's destruction was the last act in a century-old civil war...

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Xindi-Insectoids
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The most excitable and reactionary of the five sentient Xindi species who are bound in a fractious alliance againt their perceived enemey, Earth. The Insectoids imagine a huge invasion is underway...

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Xindi-Primates
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The Xindi subspecies who, in Xindi Council debate, are among those acting as devil's advocate to the more militant Xindi-Reptilians and excitable Insectoids. The superweapon project is under the...

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Xindi-Reptilians
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One of the five sentient Xindi races bound in an imperfect alliance to launch a pre-emptive strike againts their alleged future attacker, Earth. The Reptilians are among the most militant of the...

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2154
Draxxan Cloud Viper
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An otherwise unspecified animal and of unknown habitat, but one whose reputation at least is familiar to Phlox — apparently, for stealth if not unpleasantness. When spooked, he compares it...

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Pycan Space Moth
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An insect that was known to have drifted for half a light-year trying to return to its homeworld. Phlox cites the story while he and Porthos are the only ones awake aboard the NX-01.

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2254
Talosians
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Planet: Talos IV Humanoids dependent upon illusion; their civilization was nearly wiped out by war thousands of centuries ago. They are only now beginning to rebuild.

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2534
Ekosians
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Planet: Ekos. A humanoid race at war with a neighboring planet, Zeon. Ekosian society was based on World War II-era Nazi Germany on Earth due to a miscalculation by a Federation cultural observer...

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Regulan blood worm
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Origin: unspecified. This amorphous, pulpous creature rates such a low status to the Klingon people, that name is used to insult people who are thought to be weak. The Klingon, Korax uses this...

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3018
Ornithoids, Extragalatic
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Origin: extragalactic. Slight beings only inches tall, alien to human-type emotions but capable of matter manipulation with a replication/transporter technology dubbed "transmuter" which is used...

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3045
Gorn
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Origin: unknown. An intelligent, bipedal reptilian species who fought with Captain Kirk on stardate 3045.6 under the assumption that the Federation was threatening the Gorn claim to the planet...

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Metron
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Planet: Cestus III An extremely advanced humanoid species who intervene in Captain Kirk's battle with the Gorn on stardate 3045.6. Being surprised at the mercy Kirk shows to the Gorn, the Metron...

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3196
Horta
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The Horta is a highly intelligent, silicon-based species, that is capable of tunneling through solid rock ike humans are able to walk through air. Discovered on the planet Janus IV, the Horta is...

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3198
Klingons
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Planet: Q'onoS (Kronos, the Klingon homeworld). The well-statured warrior race has a genetic predisposition to hostility and a well-known streak of fatalism. Lieutenant Worf says that Klingons do...

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Organians
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Planet: Organia. On first appearance, a simple agrarian humanoid race that had no significant advancements for over 10,000 years. On stardate 3198.4, the true nature of the Organians revealed an...

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3211
Providers
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Planet: Triskelion. Members of a species who apparently were humanoid in appearance, but eventually evolved into disembodied brains due to their devotion to intellectual abilities. Three such...

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3219
Companion, The
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An intelligent entity composed of noncorporeal energy in the forum of a sparkling cloud. It is apparently female gendered, and very inviting when ex-Federation scientist Zefram Cochrane (inventor...

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Capellans
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Planet: Capella IV. A moderately primitive humanoid society based on tribal leadership and strong codes of war. Led by a high male tier, their customs and traditions forbid shows of cowardice, and...

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3614
Argelians
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Planet: Argelius II. Despite the hedonistic nature of the natives of Argelius II, their planet has long been known as a friendly shore-leave spot for Starfleet — even after the murderous...

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Halkans
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Planet: name unspecified. Both in the mirror universe and in our universe, the Halkans are a humanoid species renowned for their commitment to absolute peace.

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3842
Andorians
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Planet: Andoria. Humanoid Federation members are blue-skinned in appearance, with bilateral antennae that reflect their emotional state, and characteristically white hair. Andorians are...

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Orions
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Green-skinned humanoids, the most notable of whom are the so-called "green Orion animal women," females who seem to be mere slaves but actually wield a preternatural influence over humanoid males...

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Tellarites
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Planet: Tellar. A humanoid species distinguished by a porcine-like snout, stout build, deep set eyes and a characteristically irascible disposition. The long-time United Federation of Planets...

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4187
Kzinti
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Also known as Kzin, the Kzinti are a race of sentient feline carnivores native to the planet Kzin. Kzinti are highly sexually dimorphic, at least in terms of intelligence; only the males are...

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Slaver Empire
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A galactic power that held sway over virtually all sentient life in the Milky Way Galaxy approximately one billion years ago, the Slaver Empire and its subject races were wiped out in a colossal...

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4211
Mugato
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Planet: Tyree's planet An indigenous simian-like beast, carnivorous, with characteristically white fur, a rhino-like horn on the top of its head, and sharp and extremely venomous fangs.

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4307
Amoeba
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Origin: space. A giant single-celled creature which resembles an Earth amoeba but is magnified millions of times. This space-roaming entity threatened to consume all life in the galaxy until it...

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4372
Elasians
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Planet: Elas. A fierce humanoid warrior culture at war for years with the neighboring planet of Troyius until both cultures achieved the technology necessary to wipe both themselves and their...

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4385
Megans
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Each person on Megas-Tu is a specialist in a specific kind of magic, and while the satyr-like Lucien says there are no rivals, "generalists" such as himself are branded as troublemakers. The...

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Melkotians
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Origin: Melkotian space. (Also referred to as Melkots, stardate 4385.3), a telepathic species, non-humanoid, which appears as a disembodied head and neck whose eyes are literally two shining...

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4523
Tribble
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Origin: unspecified. A small animal characteristically soft, furry, and pleasing to most humanoids (with the exception of Klingons). Tribbles give off a soft purring sound that is...

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4598
Iotians
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Planet: Sigma Iotia II Highly intelligent and imitative humanoid species who model their social practices after a single Federation book that was left in the Iotian's possession before...

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4657
Kelvans
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Planet: Kelva. Humanoid in appearance, the Kelvans' true appearance remains a mystery and remains unexplained. As refugees of a galaxy poisoned by heavy radiation, the Kelvans have assumed...

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Rigelian Hypnoid
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A six-legged creature with purple fur, a long tail, and yellow eyes and claws. About the size of a medium-size dog, the Rigelian hypnoid can project simple illusions, and speak. In 2269 (stardate...

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Rock Creature
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A giant monster seemingly made of brown stone, the "rock creature" is encountered on an uncharted planet by Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock, Nurse Chapel, and conman Harcourt Fenton Mudd in 2269 (stardate...

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Ursinoid
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A race of bipedal creatures, ursinoids have brown skins, and resemble a cross between an ape, and a bear, with a dog-like snout. Both male and female ursinoids work as heavy metal miners on the...

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5121
Vians
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Origin: unspecified. A technologically advanced humanoid race with enlarged cranial cavities, capable of injuring their subjects by magnifying the power of their own thoughts. On stardate 5121.5,...

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5143
Vendorians
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A race of sentient shape-shifters native to the planet Vendor. In their natural form, Vendorians look rather like floating orange lamps adorned with six trailing tentacles. Because of their...

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5275
Dramians
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Native to the remote planets of Dramia and Dramia II , the Dramians are tall creatures who have a vaguely humanoid appearance, with yellowish skin, bulbous fish-like heads with large craniums, and...

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5329
Glommer
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A predator that feeds on tribbles, a glommer is larger than the average hand, and has a reddish four-legged body. Each leg has two joints, and the foot pads have four toes. The glommer also has...

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5371
Cosmic Cloud
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A sentient, spaceborne entity that stretched across eight hundred thousand kilometers of space, with a width of about four hundred thousand kilometers. The creature's length measured roughly twice...

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5373
Le-Matya
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This native animal to planet Vulcan is a large, mountain lion-like desert predator with a poisonous bite . It is capable of killing Vulcans and sehlats.

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Sehlat
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A large, bear-like animal native to Vulcan, sehlats typically possess six-inch fangs. Although sehlats can be ferocious in the wild, Vulcan families frequently domesticate them as pets. Spock had...

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Fabrini
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Planet/Asteroid: Yonada. The Fabrini are an ancient humanoid race whose ancestors built a traveling "world" called Yonada to save their descendants before their sun went supernova.

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5499
Aquans
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The race of sentient humanoids living beneath the waters of the planet Argo are unknown to the Federation prior of 2269. When the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise investigates the world, its officers...

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Sur-Snake
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A large scarlet colored sea beast on the planet Argo, the sur-snake has four long tentacles ending in flippers, a pair of yellow eyes, a dorsal fin, and fangs. When a Federation aquashuttle is...

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5501
Lactrans
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Giant creatures that resemble slugs, the orange Lactrans each have individual reddish markings on their backs and faces. They have two yellow eyes and a trunk which ends with three grasping...

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Maravel Dragons
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A flying, screeching creature indigenous to Maravel, and apparently resistant to phaser fire. When Captain Kirk and his landing party are on Lactra VII in 2269 (stardate: 5501.2), Kirk remarks...

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5521
Edosian
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A tripodal, polytheistic race from the planet Edos. An Edosian has three legs, three arms, and three fingers on each hand and foot, with orange skin and a bony face. Lt. Arex is Edosian. Edosians...

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Magnetic Organism
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An intelligent, noncorporeal life form consisting of coherent magnetic fields, sometimes manifesting itself visually as a luminous green cloud. A malevolent magnetic organism inhabited the dead...

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Phylosians
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Sentient plant people native to the planet Phylos, the Phylosians of the twenty-third century are heirs to a civilization that is long past its prime — a civilization they wish to see...

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