The Degtiars (DEHG-tee-ahr) were a Cetagandan haut genomic Constellation; roughly an extended family. Before Lisbet Degtiar became Empress fifty years before the events of Cetaganda, they had not been a particularly important Constellation; in the years since, they were one of the most powerful families in the Empire.
- Lisbet Degtiar
- Rian Degtiar
- The governor of Rho Ceta during the events of Diplomatic Immunity
- Two of the planetary governors during the events of Cetaganda