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Base Information
Classification Omnivore/gatherer
Status Minor Race
Body Form
Size 1.8 m
Weight 200.0 kg
Social Structure
Technological Epoch TL:1-3
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location 567-908 (Spinward Marches 1031)
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 Safari Ship 10-12.
Canon Yes
Also see Denuli

The Shriekers are a technologically sophisticated sophont species.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Shriekers are crustacean-like omnivores evolved from plains gatherer/scavengers. Superficially, they resemble gigantic, short-legged tarantulas. Their homeworld is 567-908 (Spinward Marches 1031)

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Language & Letters (Communication): The Shrieker name derives from their manner of speech, which uses high-frequency sounds which must be bellowed through the thin atmosphere of 567-908 by trained speakers. Corporations have produced translator devices to shift the Shieker vocalizations into the range of human hearing. Shriekers also use a complex set of gestures as part of their language.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

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

Homeworld: 1105[edit]

The homeworld of this race (sophontic species) is:

World Listing: 1105[edit]

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

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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