Species

This section provides information on some of the species from the Star Trek universe. Click an image or a link to view the information on the selected species.


  Andorians
One of the first species to join the Federation, the Andorians are a violent warrior race. Unlike the Klingons they tend to fight for purely practical gain rather than for personal...
  Ba'ku
The Ba'ku were a people who, in 2025, rejected technology and abandoned their people to establish a new homeworld with a culture of their own choosing. They settled on a planet in ...
  Bajorans
Humanoid civilization from the planet Bajor. Bajoran culture flourished a half-million years ago, when humans on Earth were not yet standing erect. The Bajoran people are deeply sp...
  Betazoid
Externally, Betazoids are one of the most Humanoid species yet encountered; externally they are indistinguishable from Humans even at close range. All Betazoids are natural telepat...
  Bolians
Federation members from the planet Bolarus IX, the Bolians are recognizable by their blue or bluish-grey skin, and by the raised ridge which runs up the middle of their faces. The ...
  Borg
The Borg are an immensely powerful civilization of enhanced humanoids from the Delta Quadrant of the galaxy. The Borg implant themselves with cybernetic devices, giving them great ...
  Breen
A powerful and mysterious Alpha Quadrant species, the Breen are one of the very few major species who have evolved on a non-class M world. The Breen homeworld has an average temper...
  Cardassians
Technologically advanced humanoid civilization. In the past, the Cardassians were a peaceful and spiritual people. But because their planet was resource-poor, starvation and diseas...
  Ferengi
Technologically sophisticated humanoid civilization that was long a complete mystery to the Federation prior to first contact at planet Delphi Ardu in 2364. Originally from the pla...
  Founders
Ancient civilization of shape-shifters, the architects of the Dominion in the Gamma Quadrant. Long ago, the Founders explored the galaxy, but found themselves to be feared, hunted ...
  Gorn
Some time after the Cestus III outpost was founded, rumours began to circulate of some strange goings on. Peculiar subspace messages were said to have been received, although none ...
  Hirogen
The Hirogen are an extremely aggressive race from the Delta Quadrant. They can reach the height of over 9 feet and their physical strength is many times greater than that of a huma...
  Humans
The founders of the United Federation of Planets, Humans have become one of the most influential races in this portion of the One of the most influential and important species in t...
  Jem'Hadar
They are a genetically engineered species from the Gamma Quadrant. They were created by the Founders to be the army of the Dominion. They are controlled by the Founders, usually th...
  Kazon
Spacefaring humanoid civilization from the Delta Quadrant Long ago, the Kazon were among the most culturally and technologically advanced people in that part of the galaxy. This en...
  Klingons
Humanoid warrior civilization, originally from the planet Qo'noS; a proud, tradition-bound people who value honor. The aggressive Klingon culture has made them an interstellar mili...
  Malon
Relatively little is known about the Malon; there has been no formal contact with the Malon government as such, merely a series of accidental encounters with their ships. Since the...
  Nausicaans
Humanoid species native to the Alpha Quadrant. The Nausicaans are large people renowned for their lack of subtlety and surly, ill-tempered manner. In 2371 a group of Nausicaans use...
  Ocampa
The Ocampa are natives of the Delta Quadrant; they where first encountered by the USS Voyager after that ship was dragged into the region by the entity known to the Ocampa as 'The ...
  Q
The Q are undoubtedly one of the most interesting and peculiar species ever encountered by the Federation. Little is known of them for certain but they are known to reside in a pla...
  Romulans
Warrior civilization from the planets Romulus and Remus. An offshoot of the Vulcan people who left Vulcan two thousand years ago to found the Romulan Star Empire, the Romulans are ...
  Species 8472
Species 8472 are undoubtedly one of the most unusual organic lifeforms ever encountered by the Federation. Their origins lie in 'fluidic space' - a higher dimension which is appare...
  Talaxians
A humanoid civilisation native to the planet Talax in the Delta Quadrant. Externally Talaxians are identifiable by the distinctive yellow colouration of their skin and the ridges o...
  Trill
Trills are one of the very few joined species known in the alpha quadrant. Two separate intelligent species have evolved on the Trill homeworld - the hosts are a humanoid species w...
  Vidiians
Humanoid species native to the Delta Quadrant. Once known as a society of educators, artists, and explorers, the Vidiians were stricken two millennia ago by a terrible disease know...
  Vorta
Originating from the gamma quadrant, the Vorta are a member species of the Dominion. The Founders use the Vorta to supervise the day-to-day running of the Dominion; in this capacit...
Vulcans
Humanoid species native to planet Vulcan. Vulcans were once a passionate, violent people whose civilization was torn by terrible wars. The ancient philosopher Surak, revered as the...