Siliwishisee

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Siliwishisee
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Base Information
Classification Scavenger/flyer
Status Minor Race
Locomotion Flyer
Terrain Mountain
Body Form
Confluence Non-humanoid
Bio-Identenoid Alien
Size 5 to 7.0 meters
Weight 20.0 kg
Culture
Languages Native Language
Social Structure Anarchy
Technological Epoch TL:1-3
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location Cyaegha (Spinward Marches 1917)
UWP
X484200-2
StarportX No Starport
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere8 Dense
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population2 Low (200)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech Level2 Pre-Industrial (printing)
Primary Star Black Hole
Atmosphere Dense
Off-world presence No
Zoetic individuals Yes
Source
Reference Fan: Morandir Armson
Canon No
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The Siliwishisee of Cyaegha (Spinward Marches 1917) are a Minor Non-Human Race with a non-humanoid appearance and technologically sophisticated sophonts.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

The descendants of aerial carrion eaters, the Siliwishisee are a minor race from Cyaegha (Spinward Marches 1917), a mountainous, low-gravity world in the Abyss Rift.

Physiology and environment[edit]

High winds blow on Cyaegha and the Siliwishisee ride these winds, picking up detritus. Few of the Siliwishisee have left their homeworld; they are unsuited to most environments and will not willingly leave.

The Siliwishisee are radially symmetrical with 7 major lobes and 4 minor lobes. The major lobes form the major portion of the body, and are arranged in the shape of a 7-pointed star. Each major lobe is equipped with an ocular organ, which uses visible light, a radio-sensing organ, which can "see" using radio waves, an electrical organ, which can "hear" electrical field shifts and a gripping claw, which is retractable and folds back into a recessed socket. The 7 major lobes also have a food groove, which leads from the lobe tip to the central mouth.The 4 minor lobes are attached to the dorsal surface and spread out in a cruciform shape. These lobes are equipped with membranous sails, which can unfold and are used on the Siliwishisees' native planet as wings or sails.

They have a tough, thin membrane on their outer surface which is polymer-like and very difficult to puncture. This membrane is translucent and allows the inner organs to show through. The colouration ranges from an icy blue-white at the tips to a deep sky blue in the centre. The lobes also contain pigment cells, which can voluntarily flash bright red or yellow patterns, which seem to run along the surface of the lobes.

The central section is small in relation to the organism's overall size, being only 250mm to 350mm wide. This section contains the mouth and gastric chamber of the organism. The mouth is small, and equipped with inward-pointing bristles, which funnel food into the gastric chamber.

They are trisexual, with a mother gender, a male gender and a female gender. The male provides seminal cells to the female and the female then impregnates the mother. The Siliwishisee are long-chain polymer based and eat desiccated, granulated food, which they pick up in drifts. Any Siliwishisee living off their homeworld must desiccate and pulverise food before eating it.

Siliwishisee who live offworld in environments with a normal gravity, around 1.0 G, locomote using 4 of the 7 major lobes as legs, whilst using the other 3 major lobes to brachiate when necessary.

Psychology and philosophy[edit]

Individual Siliwishisee tend to be very strange by Humaniti standards. They are also pacifists; the usual Siliwishisee response to danger is first to flash warningly, then to flee.

Culture and society[edit]

The aboriginal religion of the Siliwishisee is based on a veneration of a Great Spirit, whom they identify with the star Achernar.

More recently, missionaries of Bhodislam have carried that faith to Cyaegha.

Social Organization[edit]

Siliwishisee society is developed along hierarchical lines, based on size.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Astrography[edit]

This race is primarily located in the following areas:
Charted Space:

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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