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Base Information
Classification Herbivore/grazer
Status Minor Race
Body Form
Size Unknown
Weight Unknown
Social Structure
Technological Epoch
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location Orphee (Reft 1429)
StarportX No Starport
Size0 Asteroid/Planetoid Belt
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population0 Barren (0)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech Level0 Pre-Industrial (primitive)
Primary Star
Off-world presence No
Zoetic individuals Yes
Reference Trillion Credit Squadron 43.
Canon Yes
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The Orpheides are an intelligent minor race native to Orphee (Reft 1429).

Description (Specifications)[edit]

No information yet available.

Physiology & Environment (Ecology)[edit]

Descended from herbivorous grazer stock, the Orpheides have only achieved rudimentary development (approximating TL 0). Despite this, their culture at that level has proven of interest to academics throughout the Island Clusters .

  • (7-ped): 6 locomotor appendages (2 front appendages serve a dual function: locomotor and manipulation) and 1 dedicated manipulatory appendage (trunk)
  • It is expected that the Orpheides, with suitable protection from interference, can achieve a technological civilisation within a few thousand years. To this end, Orphee itself has been interdicted (making it the equivalent of a Red Zone within the Imperium).

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

This sophont species can primarily be found in the following areas:

Homeworld: 1105[edit]

The homeworld of this race is:

  • No information yet available.

World Listing: 1105[edit]

The following systems and worlds are associated with this sophont species:

No world articles for Orpheides

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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