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Acamarian
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Planet: Acamar III. The people of Acamar III finally forged peace a century ago after generations of bloody clan wars. One group of various clansmen who couldn't accept the new peace, the...

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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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Akritirians
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Advanced humanoid Delta Quadrant race with basic interstellar spaceflight, perhaps warp-capable. A dictatorship controls the planet, now dealing with an Open Sky group fighting to overthrow it....

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Al-Leyan
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Unspecified race that had a transport operating from Deep Space 4 to Caere on stardate 46731.5.

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Aldean
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Planet: Aldea. An ancient humanoid culture considered a myth by outsiders, thanks to a planet-wide shield and cloaking device operated by the age-old computer Custodian, until discovered by the...

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Algolians
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Origin: Algol System. A humanoid race which is distinguished physically by golden leathery skin with numerous small circular openings about the head, especially on their wide-set nostrils and atop...

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Algorian Mammoth
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A large woolly mammal of this world. Garak once absorbed 30 cc's of an anesthetic that would have knocked out such a beast, according to Bashir.

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Aliens, Abducting
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A previously unknown, telepathically linked and allasomorphic race who kidnapped Picard, a Mizarian and a Chalnoth like lab rats in 2366 in order to study the concept of leadership, which they lack.

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Aliens, Thed
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It may or may not be species-related, but suspicious character Villus Thed has short-range telepathic powers up to five meters away.

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Alsaurians
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The Alsaurians are treated as an under-class by the Mokra, which have seized control of the Alsaurian planet. The Mokra do not allow them to have communications equipment.

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Altorans
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Origin: unknown. Rumored to be traders with the Miradorn species.

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Alvanian Cave Sloth
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Another animal from this world, known for its deep sleep.

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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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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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Angosian
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Planet: Angosia III   Civilized humanoids of Angosia III, typically thoughtful and intelligent. Due to their pacifism in matters of fighting, they used mind control and biochemicals to...

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Antedean
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Planet: Antide III Ichthyohumanoid species which are fish-like in appearance and have purplish-silver scales. The natives of Antede III have been seen by very few humans. Their preferred method...

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Antican
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Planet: Antica One of two quarreling races from the Beta Renna system, Anticans are marked by their canine-like faces, leathery skin and enlarged rear craniums. Although mostly bald, they have...

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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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Arbazan
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Planet: Arbaza A humanoid race (pronounced "ARR-buh-zahn"), mostly distinguished in appearance by a high forehead hairline. The word is used as both the adjective and with "the" as the noun for...

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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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Argosian
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Planet: Argosia. An alien species, one member of whom once threw a drink in Commander Sisko's face and nearly caused a brawl to break out.

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Argrathi
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A humanoid people whose government, the Argrathi Authority, punishes offenders by enforced, virtual memories of a prison stay modeled to fit their personalities. Perhaps a bit jumpy, they grew...

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Armus
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Planet: Vagra II. A unique but destructive life-form resembling a living oil slick but able to alter form into a variety of shapes, including a humanoid-like form and a thin shielding large enough...

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Avianoid Aliens
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Members of this unspecified humanoid species distinguished by white, shaggy hair and a beak-like mouth continuing up into a Klingon-like forehead ridge are seen frequenting DS9. One wealthy native...

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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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Bajorans
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Planet: Bajor Humanoid race, distinguished outwardly only by extra wrinkles at the bridge of the nose, have wandered the galaxy and settled on various worlds ever since their homeland was...

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Bajorans, Mirror Universe
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Planet: Mirror Bajor. The Bajorans in this continuum are a member of the Klingon-Cardassian Alliance, and as such have control of Terok Nor. Even these confident and self-assured Bajorans take...

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Bandi
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Planet: Deneb IV. A humanoid culture who applied for entry into the Federation on stardate 41153.7. However, the Bandi were refused Federation membership due to the discovery that the they had...

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Baneans
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Planet: name unspecified. Race of advanced space-faring humanoids with feather-like head coverings. Convicted felons of capital offenses are punished by implanting the victim's own final memory...

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Bardeezans
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Planet: name unspecified. Space-faring race, otherwise nondescript, whose merchant ships have traversed the Bajoran wormhole into the Gamma Quadrant. One such ship left Deep Space Nine the night...

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Barkonians
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A pre-industrial, humanoid civilization residing on Barkon IV, located in the Barkon System.  While retrieving a downed radioactive space probe on their planet, Lieutenant Commander Data...

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Barolians
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A people, otherwise undescribed, who have formalized trade relations with the Romulan Empire. A visual record of trade negotiations from 2365 provided a positive identification of Romulan Senator...

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Barzans
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Planet: Barzan II. A humanoid species that requires breathing devices when off-world; their own atmosphere is inhospitable to most other races. The breather is worn about the neck and lower head,...

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Beneriam Hawk
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Planet: name unspecified. A predatory ornithoid life-form to whom Chief of Security Odo was compared on stardate 46853.2.

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Benzites
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Planet: Benzar. Mostly humanoid race whose members require a special breathing apparatus for oxygen atmospheres. This apparatus is worn on their chest with an extension reaching up to just in...

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Berellians
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Planet: name unspecified. A male of this unspecified race once lost to Jake in a game of Dom-jot, though Jake's girlfriend Marta called the game a hustle.

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Betazoids
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Planet: Betazed A Federation race basically humanoid except for the solid-colored dark pupils and mental power of telepathy within the race. They also have varying empathic links to other races....

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Bolians
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Planet: Bolarus IX A Federation race of humanoids, most distinguishable in appearance by the narrow yet distinctive ridgeline running at least from over the skull from the spine to the nose and...

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Borg
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Origin: Delta Quadrant. A cybernetic life-form thousands of years old which is part organic, part artificial life. They have advanced well beyond Federation science, unknown prior to a...

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Borg, altered
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Thanks to the concept of individuality introduced into " Hugh" Borg in 2368, some in the collective assumed the concept too quickly and became disconnected without leadership — a vacuum...

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Boslics
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A humanoid spacefaring race whose freighter crew members, such as the male Tilikia and the female Rionoj, often visit DS9.

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Bothans
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A race of powerfully telepathic beings, the Botha have the ability to cause intense hallucinations in other beings, completely disabling their functions in reality. A Bothan attempted to take...

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Bre'ellians
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Planet: Bre'el IV. Humanoid members of the Federation whose homeworld became threatened by a falling asteroidal moon until its orbit was restored by the entity known as "Q." Bre'ellians have blunt...

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Breen
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Planet: name unspecified. A humanoid species from a cold planet who operate in a politically non-aligned manner and are reputed to be aggressive, with outposts in Sector 97. It is presumed that...

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Brekkians
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Planet: Brekka. Basically humanoid, this race is known for a wrinkled nose bridge and a natural generation of a bio-electric charge, usable as a weapon-similar to that of the now-extinct...

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Bringloidi
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Planet: Bringloid V (Earth colony) . Simple but lusty descendants of the utopian Neo-Transcendentalists who set out from Earth in 2123 aboard the colony ship S.S. Mariposa during the lingering...

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Briori
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Civilization originating from a Class-L planet in the Delta Quadrant. The Briori abducted over 300 humans from Earth in 1937 to enslave them on their homeworld 70,000 light-years away....

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Buronian
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Otherwise unspecified ancient culture whose pottery resembles both Taguan and Marlonian, whose fragments Captain Picard once found in a dig on the homeworld.

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Bynars
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Planet: Bynaus of Beta Magellan. Diminutive, large-craniumed asexual humanoid race with lilac skin. Over time their interconnection with their world's master computer has grown to the point that...

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Byzallians
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Planet: name unspecified. A species (pronounced "bye-ZAY-lee-uns') who asked that their scheduled Deep Space Nine conference be moved up a week circa stardate 48467.3.

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Byzatium
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Planet: name unspecified. Space-faring race (pronounced "bye-ZAY-tee-um"), otherwise nondescript, whose six such ships arrived at Deep Space Nine circa stardate 48467.3.

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Cairn
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Humanoid telepathic race who until recently were unaware of spoken language and are being tutored in that area by Lwaxana Troi pending their United Federation of Planets membership application on...

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Caldonians
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Planet: Caldonia. A race of three-fingered beings over six feet tall, their enlarged cranium includes a raised bony framework shaped much like a perpendicular "theta" Greek letter. Primarily...

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Capellan Power-Cat
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The fierce Capellan power-cat hails from the planet Capella IV. Untamable, it will discharge 2,000 volts of electricity if even touched by another creature. Only a hypo with tranquilizer at its...

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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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Cardassians
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Planet: Cardassia   Tall, long-necked, humanoid in appearance, marked by several bony protrusions and ridges: one from the shoulder to under the ears, whose bottom lobes in turn are more...

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Cardassians, Mirror Universe
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Planet: Mirror Cardassia. Cardassians would still seem to harbor the same attention to detail as ever in the Mirror Universe, where they likewise seem as efficient as always, whether in killing or...

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Carnivorous Rastipod
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Origin: Bajor. An animal reputed for a distinct lack of grace — apparently, a beast with two left legs.

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Chalnoth
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Planet: Chalna. A violent-natured, beast-like race with long fangs. The people live in anarchy and are carnivorous, even feasting on enemies. A native, Esoqq, is one of Captain Picard's two...

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Changeling
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant Little is known about this strange race. They call themselves Changelings, a name adopted from others' use. The Changelings are the highest order in a Gamma Quadrant...

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Changeling, Evil
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Origin: The Gamma Quadrant. A character in a Yaderan tale retold by Taya to Constable Odo, somewhat reminiscent of the Terran Hindus' "Brahman and the Tiger." After powerful displays of morphing...

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Chrysalians
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A neutral people who have been at peace for 10 generations and now are "uninvolved in all interstellar matters of consequence." Although they have often hired a Terran, Devinoni Ral, to handle...

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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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Corvallens
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Neutral race of mercenaries with cracked-looking skin who are trusted to operate in both Romulan and Federation space. They are empathetically sensible, at least to Betazoids. A freighter captain,...

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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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Coverians
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Planet: name unspecified. Space-faring race, otherwise nondescript, with three freighters once vying for the same docking port at Deep Space Nine.

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Crepuscula
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A twilight race living on a desert planet. As an 89-year maelstorm is about to impact the planet, Captain Georgiou and First Officer Michael Burnham of the U.S.S. Shenzhou discreetly break...

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Crystalline Entity
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Origin: space. A massive and unique lifeform, delicate in appearance while blindly and insatiably feeding off the life-force of beings and even planetary resources. It could destroy a world in...

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Cytherians
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Origin: a planet near the center of the Galaxy. Galactic explorers (pronounced "sy-THEER-ee-uns") who "stay at home" rather than travel, and bring what they seek to their home world near the...

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Dal'Rok
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Planet: Bajor. A unique creature made of energy that is fabricated for five days of every year by the Bajoran Sirah to place two opposing villages against a mythical creature and thereby continue...

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Daledians
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Planet: Daled IV. A race of allasomorphs - shape-shifters with the power of cellular metamorphosis to take on any form desired - who evolved two long-warring camps, one each from the always-day...

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Degebian Mountain Goat
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A sure-footed beast, exact origin unspecified, who could have gotten by on the narrow cliffside ledge that Kor did not trust while returning with the Sword of Kahless.

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Delbians
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Planet: Delb II. Although Nellen Tore, assistant to Starfleet Admiral Norah Satie, may not fairly represent the Delbian race, she herself was strikingly tall, had eyebrow creasing, and kept very...

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Deltans
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This usually bald species hails from Delta IV, and is known for being highly developed in the arena of sexuality. In fact, Deltans in Starfleet are required to to take an Oath of Celibacy, so that...

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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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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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Devidians
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Planet: Devidia II. A shape-shifting race who exist in another "phase" but use time travel in the visible world to collect human life energy from the past as their nourishment. Visible only to...

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Dokkarans
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A culture and race characterized by harmony, as reflected in the design of the temple that the orphaned Timothy tried to build with Data's help in 2368 aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D.

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Dolbargi
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A culture capable of a self-induced death-simulation technique that is teachable to and usable by others, including Hupyrians and Ferengi — as servant Maihar'du taught Grand Nagus Zek.

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Dominion, The
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant A mighty planetary alliance or trading consortium in the Gamma Quadrant, at first unknown to most beyond the wormhole.   Composed of "hundreds" of dominated races,...

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Doosodarians
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An ancient civilization, noted for their unique poetry. The poetry of the Doosadarians is known for its empty verse, or lacunae. These empty spaces within the poetry serve to bridge poet and...

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Dopterians
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A humanoid race related to the Ferengi and, like them, unsensible to telepaths — or at least the Betazeds. The U.S.S. Enterprise crew encountered a Doptherian named Gorta, while searching...

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Dosi
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Reptiloid race of the Gamma Quadrant and client states to the Dominion who are profit-driven like the Ferengi but, in stark contrast, tend to violence. Known to Zek for its tulaberries and wine,...

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Douwd
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An immortal race of pure energy, capable of creating disguises and false surroundings by manipulating matter and energy instantaneously-as does the one who took human form on Earth under the name...

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Drakian Forest dwellers
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Planet: name unspecified. A tribe with paranormal abilities known to Neelix, otherwise nondescript, who can enter and empty room and see images of people who'd preceded them. They also make a...

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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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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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Drellians
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Race whose natives refer to the devil as "Torak."

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Dremans
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Planet: Drema IV. Inhabitants of a pre-spacefaring humanoid peoples, whose ignorance of other worlds threatens Data with a Prime Directive violation when he made contact with a small girl there...

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Edo
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Planet: Rubicon III The healthy, blond, skimpily-clad humanoid race believe in complete sexual freedom in a simplistic way and yet are extremely law-abiding, abiding by randomly mobile punishment...

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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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Eggling
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Because Pandronians are hatched from eggs, Commander Ari bn Bem compared himself to an "eggling" — a newly hatched Pandronian youngster — to express how humbled he felt on stardate...

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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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El-Aurians
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Planet: name unspecified. A humanoid species of "listeners" whose individual life-span can last well over 500 human years. El-Aurians appear to have an awareness that supersedes the normal flow of...

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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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Elaysians
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Planet: name unspecified. A space-faring humanoid people of a low-gravity world; only a handful have ventured off-planet, requiring the use of anti-grav wheelchairs whenever they leave. They have...

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Enaran
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A humanoid species native to the planet Enara Prime in the Delta Quadrant.  A telepathic species, they have an advanced energy conservation technology, although their warp...

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Ennis/ Nol-Ennis
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant. Two humanoid factions of the same species who fought for so long they were banished to a prison moon to continue their fighting, able to finally die only if they escape the...

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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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Excalbians
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Planet: Excalbia. Sentient rock creatures whose planet is normally a bed of molten lava and deadly to humans. The Excalbians are capable of shape-shifting, and use this ability to experiment on...

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