From "Dragonriders of Pern" Boardgame © 1983 by Mayfair Games Original artwork © by Robin Wood
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Title Weyrwoman
Gender Female
Rank Weyrwoman
Dragon Gold unnamed
Era Eighth Pass
Ninth Pass
Affiliation High Reaches Weyr
Southern Weyr
Spouse T'kul (werymate)
First appearance Dragonquest
Notable appearance The White Dragon

High Reaches Weyr Shield Southern Weyr Shield

Merika was the Weyrwoman at High Reaches Weyr during the Eighth Pass and Ninth Pass. Her dragon's name is unknown.


After the knife fight at the Telgar gather, she and other oldtimers who would not submit to F'lar were banished to Southern Weyr. There she and Mardra took turns acting as head weyrwoman.

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