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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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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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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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41153
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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Q
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Origin: the Q Continuum. Super-race able to change matter to energy and to suspend time, existing in a continuum of the limitless dimensions of the galaxy.  A dissident once claimed that his...

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41235
Ligonians
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Planet: Ligon II. Well-built, muscular people of dark skin whose culture closely resembles those in feudal Japan and the 13th century Sung Dynasty of China. Ligonians have a highly structured...

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41242
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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41249
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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Selay
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Planet: Beta Renner. Reptiloid race inhabiting one of the two populated worlds of Beta Renner. Tri-digited and of average height, they apparently have a well-developed sense of smell. Their scaly...

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41255
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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41263
Traveler
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Planet: Tau Alpha C. A single member of a humanoid species, distinguished by a very enlarged cranial size and the ability to "phase." The Traveler is highly advanced and has the capability of...

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41294
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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Tarellians
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A humanoid, spacefaring race believed extinct in the aftermath of a plague until a band of eight aboard a small ship showed up at Haven in 2364 seeking an isolated site to take advantage of the...

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41365
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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41461
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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Zaldans
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Federation race completely humanoid in appearance save for a webbed membrane between the fingers. As a culture, Zaldans are infuriated by courtesy, viewing it as a form of phony social behavior...

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41463
Velarans
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Planet: Velara III. Microscopic, intelligent one-celled life-forms living in the fragile subsurface saltwater layer of its homeworld. Discovered by a terraforming team that had disrupted their...

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41509
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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41536
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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Ornarans
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Planet: Delos III. Basically humanoid, this race was kept in virtual addiction to felicium, a native drug, by the neighboring world of Brekkia supposedly to fight off ongoing effects of a plague...

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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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41775
Parasite Invaders
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A never-named race of tiny, crustacean-like intelligent beings who attempted to conquer the Federation by infiltrating Starfleet and taking over the bodies of high-ranking officers in 2364, an...

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41997
Jarada
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Planet: Torona IV. A reclusive, insectoid race barely on terms with the Federation and known for its idiosyncratic attitude toward protocol. Their demand for such precision in greeting, for...

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42073
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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42193
Nagilum
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Origin: space. A powerful being, extra-dimensional in nature and manifested in space by a large hole of complete blackness.

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42477
Leyrons
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Planet: Malcus IX. A people whose use of a written language predated the spoken word. They are the major known exception to the rule that most cultures develop a sign or gestural language before a...

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Ramatisians
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Planet: Ramatis III. Humanoid inhabitants of a planet off the beaten Federation path, whose ruling family line is missing its gene for hearing, much like the Hanovers of Old Earth who suffered...

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42568
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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42609
Iconians
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A highly-advanced society that reached its peak just before dying out about 200,000 years ago, based from a homeworld now near the Romulan side of the Neutral Zone. Dubbed by history as...

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42686
Fuurinkazan
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A race targeted in the battle strategies worked out by civilian advisor Kyle Riker at Tokyo Base, before he was invited to be a tactical advisor at Starbase Montgomery.

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42695
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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42761
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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42823
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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Mariposans
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A cloned race of scientists descended entirely from the five survivors-the "Progenitors"-of a colony ship in the 22nd Century; they abandoned sexual reproduction due to their limited gene pool and...

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42859
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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Ooolans
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Inhabitants (pronounced "OO-lons") of Marejaretus VI who give thanks during a meal by eating until two large, continuously struck stones are broken.

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43125
Nanites
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Planet: Kavis Alpha IV. A race of sentient submicroscopic robotic life-forms, created by the Federation, which are recognized as sentient on stardate 43125.8, and given rights to colonize their...

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43133
Grizzelas
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An intelligent, hybernating race known to both the Federation and the Sheliak Corporate. Jean-Luc Picard outmaneuvered the hyper-diplomatic Sheliak at their own game when he stipulated that the...

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Sheliak
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Origin: Shelia star system. A technological, non-humanoid life-form of classification R-3; in appearance, a wrap of black, mucous-secreting folds appearing as at least a head and gesturing upper...

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43152
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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Husnock, The
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Agressive race of 50 billion warriors of "hideous" intelligence and destruction, destroyed in the blink of an eye by an all-powerful but normally pacifistic Douwd when angered at the death of his...

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43173
Mintakans
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Planet: Mintaka III. Proto-Vulcan humanoids at the Bronze Age level of development, quite peaceful and highly rational, whose evolution closely parallels that of Vulcan. Once cave-dwellers, they...

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43198
Koinonians
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An intelligent people who destroyed themselves after becoming embroiled in a multi-generational war centuries ago, formerly co-existing with a race of compassionate energy beings who were...

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43205
Menthars
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Planet: Orelious IX. An ancient species, now extinct and thought to be both inventive and very resourceful when in battle. Several battle strategies which are still used originated from the...

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Promellians
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Planet: unknown. An extinct space-faring race, mutually destroyed with the Menthar in the battle of Orelious IX over a thousand years ago (about the time of Earth's late Middle Ages, circa...

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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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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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