Twin Tabula is a planet that orbits around FS-176 (seemingly occupying the second, third, and fourth orbits at various times in a single revolution). It and Tallon IV are the only two planets in this planetary system to have no natural satellites.
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"Planet Twin Tabula
Mass: 4.1 trillion teratons.
Profile: Planet is best known for 'Twin Fever', a disease caused by a viral strain native to Twin Tabula. In the early stages of the disease, victims suffer from double vision. When the 'twin sight' fades, the victim is near death".
Tabula was a boardgame in the tables family, and is generally thought to be the direct ancestor of modern backgammon. It also refers to a "tablet" or "slate" for inscribing on, in Latin.
- The medical term for "double vision" is diplopia.
|Planets in the Metroid series|
|Bilium | Oormine II | Tallon IV | Twin Tabula | Zebes|
|Alinos | Arcterra|
|Aether | Dark Aether|
|Federation Solar System|
|Bryyo | Elysia | Norion|
|Unknown Solar System|
a.k.a. Planet SN-883 or Urtraghus ("large booty")
|SR388's solar system|
|SR388 | "SR387"|
|Earth | Jupiter|
|Excelcion | Talvania | Bion|
|Outlaw | Maru | Agricultural world | Jatsuk | Ocean world |
Graveyard planet | Galactic ruins
|2466 URSA | Bes III | Devon III | Daiban | Demon Planet | Degrade |
Jamoru | Jasdam | Jigrad | K-2L | Kankei | Liberty
Mondreus | Naishii | Nest | RX 338 | Solairon 12 | Tivus | Vho | ZDR