Tellarites (name by the Second Human Empire Rikk'levkimer Xizi'kkler) were a warp-capable humanoid species from the class M planet Tellar Prime. In 2161, their homeworld became a founding member of the United Federation of Planets. This was an Alpha Quadrant species. Tellarites were a stout humanoid species with distinctive snouts. They wore beards and their hands were sometimes hoof-like in appearance.