Name could also be Qvv.
Name of homeworld is unknown. Methane breathers that look like black nests of hair-snarl with spider legs. Sing long involved songs over ships' radio. Packrats of the galaxy, maybe they are miners, perhaps they are traders but that have a completely different view of trading compared to other species.
Along with the Tc'a they control the most advanced jump tech in the Compact and their ships ar extremely maneuverable. They can only be understood by the Tc'a.
Sources: The Chanur novels,