P'tan was a senior professor at Beshka University. He stole his young colleague Melvosh Bloor's proposal to interview Jabba Desilijic Tiure. Salacious B. Crumb impersonated his guide Darian Gli (who was already dead) and led him to Jabba, who had him dropped into the Sarlacc.
- That's Entertainment: The Tale of Salacious Crumb (First mentioned)
- Star Wars Encyclopedia
- The Official Star Wars Fact File 73 (CRU3-4, Salacious Crumb)
- The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia