Varactyls were a species of majestic, giant reptavian herbivore native to the world of Utapau. They typically had blue and green feather manes and feather ridges along their back. They were incredibly loyal and obedient mounts, that had strong long strides to navigate the uneven and vertical surfaces of their homeworld.
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Crystal Crisis"
- Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith (First appearance)
- Revenge of the Sith Golden Book
- Adventures in Wild Space: The Nest (Appears as a corpse)
- Aftermath: Empire's End (Mentioned only)
- LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures – "The Test"
- LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures – "The Kyber Saber Crystal Chase" (Appears in hologram)
- LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures – "The Storms of Taul" (Mentioned only)
- Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know
- Star Wars Character Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded
- Star Wars: Galactic Atlas
- (First identified as Varactyl)