Bonglee sustain themselves by digesting light alloys such as aluminum copper and the like. They have no gender and reproduce by separating an active cell sack every eight to twelve month. The more food or digestible materials they have the more often they reproduce.
If nourishment becomes scare they turn cannibalistic and attack anything that moves including and especially their own kind, their poison is lethal to 76 % of all known life forms. Bonglee are one of many life forms of the space ship vermin category, virtually unknown aboard Union ships, due to strict decontamination procedures, but widespread on less maintained private owned ships. Bonglee can be legally traded by anyone holding a XLT-4 license.