Lurent

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Lurent
Classification Omnivore/gatherer
Status Minor Race
Size 2.0 m
Weight 400.0 kg
Homeworld Borlund (Deneb 1406)
Multi-world Yes
Canon Yes
Extinct Extant
Psi Potential Standard
Reference Mongoose Traveller: Deneb Sector

The Lurent are a Minor Race native to Borlund (Deneb 1406) with a strong genetic wanderlust that makes them an ideal merchant species.

Biology (Physical Sophontology)[edit]

The Lurent are large, typically taking up as much space as six humans. Their bulky, headless bodies are covered in a soft fur, ranging in color from pale green to dark blue. Their two flexible legs are capable of raising their bodies up two meters and their two tentacles are another two meters long. The useless vestigial tail is often mistaken for an ear flap. Their mouths are lined with sharp teeth but they lack vocal chords.

Evolution & Environment (Epigenetics)[edit]

This species originated on Borlund (world) and developed intelligence.

Sophonce (Evolution)[edit]

This species developed intelligence in response to climactic change.

Climate & Ecotope (Environment)[edit]

This species holds the following environmental preferences:

  • Terrestrial planet
  • Temperate climate
  • Plains and grasslands ecotopes
  • Standard gravity
  • Standard atmosphere

Genetic Code (Genotype)[edit]

  • No information yet available.

Anatomy & Physiology (Phenotype)[edit]

Sophontologists studying this species have discovered the following data.

Body Plan (Morphology)[edit]

Mammalianoid

  • Semi-humanoid
  • Bilateral symmetry (2-ial)
  • Kind of -pod (4-ped)
    • 2 limbs used for manipulation "tentacles"
    • 2 limbs used for locomotion "legs"
    • 1 vestigal tail
  • Body consists of two segments (no head):
    • Thorax with sensory apparati
    • Abdomen

Biochemistry (Function)[edit]

This species has a [conventional / unconventional] biochemistry.

Respiration (Reaction)[edit]

This species used a conventional respiration cycle consisting of:

  • Oxygen-nitrogen inhalant
  • Carbon dioxide exhalant

Ecosystem & Population (Ecology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Diet & Trophics (Consumption)[edit]

This species survives using the following methods of consumption:

  • Omnivore/gatherer
  • This species favors a variety of foodstuffs.

Gender & Sexuality (Reproduction)[edit]

This species has the following reproductive characteristics:

  •  ? gender/s
    •  ? sexual morphism
  • (type of reproduction)
    • kind of reproductive act
    •  ? mating system
  • type of birth
    • type of childrearing

Adolescence & Lifecycle (Ontogeny)[edit]

No information yet available.

Psychology (Cultural Sophontology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Goals (Motivation)[edit]

No information yet available.

Expectations[edit]

No information yet available.

Traditions[edit]

No information yet available.

Belief System & Philosophy (Mindset)[edit]

No information yet available.

Philosophy[edit]

No information yet available.

  • Attitudes?

Belief System[edit]

No information yet available.

  • Religion?

Interventionary Stance[edit]

No information yet available.

  • [tribalism vs. galactism]

Culture & Society (Ethnology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Social Organization: 1116[edit]

Lurent are divided into tribes and clans. Each tribe has a migratory period where it travels abroad and a sedentary period where it returns to its homeland.

Cultural Hierarchies: 1116[edit]

This species ranks its members in the following manners:

  • No information yet available.

Language (Linguistic Sophontology)[edit]

Their speech is composed of whistled tones and patterns that can be heard over long distances.

Language & Letters (Communication)[edit]

This species uses the following types of language to communicate:

  • No information yet available.

Aesthetics (Symbology)[edit]

This species holds the following values regarding art, architecture, ornamentation, etc.

  • No information yet available.

Morality (Ethics)[edit]

This species holds the following values regarding a sense of right and wrong:

  • No information yet available.

History (Archaeological Sophontology)[edit]

This species has had a [long, short, etc.] history and is widely known for [blank].

Historical Eras[edit]

No information yet available.

History: General Overview[edit]

No information yet available.

History-Era: Mileu 1100[edit]

No information yet available.

Major Historical Events Timeline: 1116[edit]

These are some of the more important historical events that have affected this polity:

  • No information yet available.

Civilization (Societal Sophontology)[edit]

The civilization and society of this species is known as [blank].

Government & Politics (Leadership)[edit]

No information yet available.

  • Please see polity entry at TBD for more information.

Military & Intelligence (Force Projection)[edit]

No information yet available.

  • Please see polity entry at TBD for more information.

Business & Trade (Economy)[edit]

No information yet available.

  • Please see polity entry at TBD for more information.

Research & Technology (Knowledge)[edit]

Lurent have a vague claustrophobia when it comes to starships, and use large planetoids equipped with engines for in-system and interstellar travel.

  • Their fleet of at least 250 wandering planetoid starships are scattered across Deneb Sector at any one time.
  • Please see polity entry at TBD for more information.

Astrography (Range)[edit]

This species can primarily be found within Charted Space in the following locations.

Homeworld: 1116[edit]

The homeworld of this species is:

World Listing: 1116[edit]

Significant communities of this race (sophont species) are known to reside within the following systems and worlds:

59 of 59 World articles in Lurent
Achemadon  •  Agdarmi  •  Antra  •  Ara Pacis  •  Ash (De 0504)  •  Askigaak  •  Atsah  •  Balzac  •  Beaxon  •  Berora  •  Borlund  •  Carthage (De 0202)  •  Daumier  •  Dekha  •  Deneb  •  Doho  •  Fel  •  Filangger  •  Gabrael  •  HRD  •  Inkekush  •  Irumunu  •  Jecife  •  Kernal  •  Kiirindor  •  Kretikaa  •  Kubishush  •  Lamas  •  Lengighdzuerz  •  Liiri  •  Lilad  •  Liran  •  Maelstrom (De 2522)  •  Magash  •  Malkei  •  Marz  •  Mater Nova  •  Matsa  •  Namidshur  •  Northammon  •  Nyassl  •  Orenberg  •  Petrarch  •  Pikha  •  Pretoria  •  Qevar  •  Remsen  •  Rhinom  •  Segan  •  Sherad  •  Starn  •  Sui'tang  •  Taburi Nen  •  Teyobald  •  Thengin  •  Tuwayk  •  Usani  •  Zeng (De 1339)  •  Zerderu  •  
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Sector Listing: 1116[edit]

This race (sophont species) is primarily located in the following areas:

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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