Full Name: Vern
Species: Merloonie; Flap
Location: Merworld; Coral Castle/Gold Bridge
Description: Vern is a guard of the royals. On the backside of him are carnivorous creatures with sharp, snapping teeth. To an intruder, this side of him is the end. The creatures will devour you if Vern is in the dormant ‘flap’ condition. His arms have snapping carnivores attached to them as well. Vern has short legs with taloned toes. His body is green with a partially human torso. Vern’s eyes are black as coal and he’s quite friendly as long as his back is turned away from you.
In the following books: 2. The Invisibles
Important to the story because: He guards Mary and Aaron
Related to: Venus (sister)