Acklays were part crustacean and part reptilian creatures with deadly sharp claw-like legs and pointed fangs from the planet Vendaxa. They were strong enough to smash a stone pillar to the ground. The acklay was one of the three creatures released in the Geonosis execution arena to proceed the execution of Anakin Skywalker, Padmé Amidala, and Obi-Wan Kenobi, with the acklay targeting Kenobi.
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