- "Are you familiar with the veermok?"
- ―Wilhuff Tarkin, to Darth Vader
Veermoks were a ferocious species of clawed and fanged primates that were reputed to be much fiercer and cunning than the others in their zoological family. They notably lived on Eriadu, in the Greater Seswenna sector of the Outer Rim Territories.
- Tarkin (First appearance)