Lansidat Tl'ak

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Lansidat Tl'ak ("Devilweed")
Base Information
Classification Autotroph
Terrain Open (Fields)
Locomotion Sessile
Size Small
Speed 0.0kph (Sessile)
Strength n/a
Social Structure Large groups (Fields)
Weapons None
Armor None
Source
Homeworld Larimshar (Solomani Rim 1417)
Multi-world No
Canon No
Extinct Extant
Reference Eric Funk


Lansidat Tl'ak (Creature) Synopsis[edit]

Lansidat Tl'ak or "Devilweed" is a plant that is known to cause olfactory hallucinations.

  • The effect is caused not by its pollen, but by a specialized type of defensive spores.
  • Devilweed seems to have been found in the temperate regions of Larimshar (Solomani Rim 1417).

Physiology & Ecology[edit]

No information yet available.

Life Cycle & Reproduction[edit]

No information yet available.

Diet & Trophics[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

First saved for the colorful and decorative blossoms, they are a great curiosity among botanists and collectors. Each plant has its own particular scent. Connoisseurs of plants can tell this easily.

The tourists are warned not to pick any flora from the world. Of course, once off the planet, they can be traded easily.

TAS Advisory[edit]

The Travellers' Aid Society (TAS) classifies lansidat tl'ak as dangerous to most sophonts and advises taking special precautions when in the presence of this organism.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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