A fictional race that inhabits the Star Trek Universe. Caitians are a warp capable race and are part of the United Federation of Planets. They are a feline-like humanoid species and are known to serve in all branches of the Federation.
The most prominent Caitian is Lieutenant M'Ress who appeared in the Star Trek the Animated Series in 1973-1974 as a semi-regular cast member. However there have been other less prominent Caitian's in the Star Trek Universe featured in the movies.
In Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home a Caitian admiral can be seen in attendance at the court martial of James T. Kirk. A second Caitian, a Commodore, can be seen attending the court martial as well. In the 2013 re-boot sequel Star Trek: Into Darkness, two Catian's (twins) are portrayed as having spent the night with James T. Kirk.
This tag implies the following tags: feline