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"In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming..." - English translation of Aklo verse

This article is written on a topic within the Greater Cthulhu Mythos based on information from works in the Mythos. By default, all information is to be assumed to derive from the Lovecraft Myth Cycle unless otherwise marked.

Species are the creatures that inhabit the universe of the Cthulhu mythos. the vary in shapes and size, in physical and mental power.

The term "races" has been a traditional way in which the species of the Mythos have been described. However, this problematic term of "race" is better described by the contemporary language of genetics and biology: "species".

Sentient speciesEdit