Sydite

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Sydite
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Homo sapiens khuurissii
Base Information
Classification Omnivore/hunter-gatherer
Status Minor Human Race
Bio-Identenoid Humanoid
Locomotion Walker
Terrain Jungle
Body Form
Confluence Semi-humanoid
Typoid Humanoid
Size 2.4 meters
Weight 130.0 kg
Culture
Languages SopasAnglic
Social Structure Balkanization
Technological Epoch TL:4-6
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location Khuur (Ley 3026)
UWP
E959977-5
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size9 Large (14,400 km, 1.03g - 1.33g)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics9 Wet World 90%
Population9 High (5 billion)
Government7 Balkanization
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech Level5 Industrial (mass production)
Primary Star F5 V
Atmosphere Thin
Off-world presence Yes
Zoetic individuals Yes
Source
Reference The Traveller's Handbook 27-28.
Canon Yes
Also see TBD
TBD

The Sydites are a technologically developing sophont species.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

They are members of a four-armed minor human race believed to have been genetically altered by the Ancients for physical labor. Their polity was known as the Sydymic Empire. Sydites are also known as Sydymites in many parts of the Ley Sector.

Physically Sydites are quite a bit larger than an average human (2-2.5m tall, 130 kg in weight). They have a more brutish and blockier facial structure. Their size and general appearance is not the most striking difference from the standard human form however. Sydites have two sets of arms, the upper pair designed for heavy lifting, the second set designed for fine manipulatory work.[1]

Most tend to solve the problems they encounter by simple, direct means rather than careful planning and finesse. [2]

Sydites cannot interbreed with other human species or subspecies, as their genetic makeup is very different.[3]

Image Repository[edit]

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History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Often perceived as big strong brutes without imagination, the Sydites nevertheless controlled an extensive interstellar empire at their height of their power. The Sydymic War two centuries ago saw the Sydymic Empire destroyed by the Third Imperium, forcing the Sydites to rebuild their society and technological infrastructure. Although most Sydites are encountered in the Delta Quadrant of Ley Sector, small enclaves exist throughout the Gateway Domain and surrounding areas.

Government & Politics (Leadership)[edit]

Their polity is known as the Khuur League. It has its roots in the Sydymic Empire.

Worlds & Sectors (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 exist within the following systems and worlds:

11 of 11 World articles in Sydite
Aankemishas  •  Arakaska  •  Iisdirrii  •  Kherkhine  •  Khiigi  •  Khuur  •  Mugama  •  Shuiku  •  Udirgimma  •  Ugkimlu  •  Ulagaska  •  
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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

  1. Martin DoughertyHunter Gordon. The Traveller's Handbook (QuikLink Interactive, 2002), 27-28.
  2. Martin DoughertyHunter Gordon. The Traveller's Handbook (QuikLink Interactive, 2002), 27.
  3. Martin DoughertyHunter Gordon. Gateway to Destiny (QuikLink Interactive, 2004), 22.