Nycta Tyneren was the head of House Tyneren during the second generation, and so the daughter and heiress of Dark Emperor Tynerus. She was Queen of Tiderest and Insular Empress, and the main force that lead the deadly War of the Queens in 375 aW. The Nyctians take name from allegiance to her and her ideals long after her death. She married King Saturus and had three children: Gardes, Chronus and Sines, as well as having another son, Deterius the ill-born. She is the persona of the dragon Nycta, brood of Tyneros.