Hi fellow sapients, I'm Professor Starymaple from the University of Zacania. I have compliled this little dissertation for your edification. "Enclosed I have listed some of the more interesting faunae, that reside on Second Empire planets. It is hoped that this presentation will alert you to the various shapes and abilities nature has spawned to amuse, interest and frighten the sophont beings of the universe. It is hoped you will walk, crawl, fly or swim with more care after reading this volume.