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Base Information
Classification Omnivore
Status Minor Race
Locomotion Diver
Terrain Ocean
Body Form
Confluence Non-humanoid
Bio-Identenoid Cephalopodoid
Size 1.5 meters
Weight 80 kg
Languages Native Language
Social Structure Democracy
Technological Epoch TL:7-9
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location Yurst (Spinward Marches 2309)
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
AtmosphereB Exotic (corrosive)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population6 Moderate (8 million)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
Primary Star K9 V
Atmosphere Exotic (corrosive)
Off-world presence No
Zoetic individuals Yes
Reference Behind the Claw 35,83.
Canon Yes
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The Ursty pf Yurst (Spinward Marches 2309) are a technologically competent Minor Non-Human Race with a Non-humanoid appearance.

Physiology & Environment[edit]

The Ursty are 80 kilogram aquatic omnivores which occupy Yurst's shallow oceans. The Ursty possess seven tentacles, six for use and one for mating display, and three compound eyes.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

While they are full Imperial citizens, Yurst's high chlorine content atmosphere discourages off world contact beyond a few visiting academics and government researchers.

Technology & Trade[edit]

The Ursty possess a "bioculture" technology that manipulates other oceanic species to their bidding.


This race is primarily located in the following areas:


The homeworld of this race is:

World Listing: 1105[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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