Nind

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Nind
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Base Information
Classification Herbivore
Status Minor Race
Locomotion Walker
Terrain Forest
Body Form
Confluence Non-humanoid
Bio-Identenoid Alien
Size
Weight
Culture
Languages Native Language
Social Structure Democracy
Technological Epoch TL:4-6
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location 146-685 (Diaspora 3004)
UWP
X794423-5
StarportX No Starport
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population4 Moderate (60 thousand)
Government2 Participating Democracy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
Primary Star M2 V
Atmosphere Dense (tainted)
Off-world presence No
Zoetic individuals Yes
Source
Reference The Freedom League 144.
Canon Yes
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The Nind of 146-685 (Diaspora 3004) are a Minor Non-Human Race with a non-humanoid appearance and technologically developing sophonts.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Interdicted during the Third Imperium's early unification days with the Solomani Confederation, the Nind (as they call themselves) are a homeopathic bipedal hirsute simian race, and ignored the Rebellion entirely with unconcern.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Covenanter’s Scout Service, and later RCES discovered them to be long lived with a fairly low birth rate, mating only twice in their lifetimes, a span of a century and a half. They have achieved the pinnacle of their society at TL–4, and have inexplicably since the collapse slowly increased in population. The arboreal dwelling Nind are vegetarians. The Nind may scuffle and quarrel, but none has ever killed another, nor do they have a word for war. The Nind have a matriarchal participatory democracy among their adult childbearing females, an oddity to newcomers here. The males are not emancipated, nor allowed the right to vote. The Nind long ago settled amongst themselves that the upbringing of the young, selection of mates, and decisions of what to eat and what was useful belonged to the female members of their race, and the males could tend to all the non-thinking chores and work.

Astrography[edit]

This race is primarily located in the following areas:

Homeworld[edit]

The homeworld of this race is:

World Listing[edit]

Significant communities of this race are known to dwell within the following systems and worlds:

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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