It is a herbivore that makes loud sounds to attract mates, warn fellow Kelopi, and frighten away predators. When confronted with a predator or attracting a mate, the quills running from the top of its head stand up in a cockatoo-like action in an attempt to look bigger.
Unfortunately, the first Kelopi to meet a Terran became dinner to many prisoner colonists. Able to breed like rabbits, Kelopi are used as either pets or food by many in the Kel-Morian Combine.
- Squeal (passive) - sends out loud cry causing other kelopi and critters running away from nearest threat