The Batarians are from the planet Khar'shan. Many Batarians are gang members , drug dealers , or other types of criminals.
Batarians have four eyes and human-like heads and bodies. Batarian skin colors can vary from a number of redish , yellowish , to brownish tones which usually also come with stripes.
Many Bataians believe species with less than four eyes are less intelligent. The Batarians also allow slavery even through this is illegal in the Council Government System.