The Kukiri are a non-humanoid race native of the planet Sundu, in the north-western quadrant of the Milky Way. Allied with the Xasheen Consortium, they stand out for their small stature and their notorious skill as pilots
Similar to Earth’s prosimians, the Kukiri are one of the smallest known sophonts outside of the A’via. They are stout, quadrupedal beings between 26 and 40 cm from head to tail and up to 2 kg in weight. Their bodies are covered in dense, silky fur that varies wildly in color and pattern between individuals, but that typically ranges in mixes of white, brown-gray and deep red. There’s no sexual dimorphism between genders. Infants, on the other hand, are born a vibrant golden that fades with age, presumably an adaptation from their evolutionary past so parents could find them amidst the foliage.
A Kukiri’s head is round and flat-faced, with prominent ears and large dark-orange eyes that betray their nocturnal