- "An attack on Taanab—though on the Perlemian Trade Route—would earn the dissidents more condemnation than praise, as Taanab’s agricultural projects feed billions in the Mid and Outer Rim."
- ―Vice Admiral Rancit explains why it's unlikely the Carrion Spike will target Taanab despite its placement on the Perlemian Trade Route
The Perlemian Trade Route was a trade route which included the planets Felucia and Taanab. When considering potential targets for the stolen Imperial corvette Carrion Spike, Moff Wilhuff Tarkin ruled out Taanab as being at risk despite its placement on the trade route, as the planet supplied food to many other planets.
- Star Wars: Galactic Defense (First mentioned)
- Tarkin (Mentioned only)
- Leia, Princess of Alderaan (Mentioned only)
- Star Wars: Complete Locations
- Star Wars: Galactic Atlas (Indirect mention only)
- Star Wars: Scum and Villainy: Case Files on the Galaxy's Most Notorious
- Star Wars: Smuggler's Guide