Sand skitters were a type of small, brown-furred creature that could be found on the desert planet Tatooine. In 4 ABY, a worrt captured a sand skitter with its tongue outside the crime lord Jabba the Hutt's palace and devoured it.
Behind the scenes
A sand skitter first appeared in the 1983 original trilogy film, Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi. The creature was named in the current canon in the video "Every Creature in the Star Wars Movies", which was released by the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel in 2019.
- Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi (First appearance)
- (First identified as sand skitter)