"These are your children. Though they were too small to make the journey with SkyClan, and grew up in ThunderClan instead, Spottedpelt and Gorseclaw have chosen to walk these skies with me in honor of their SkyClan ancestors."
Birdflight reuniting her kits with Cloudstar in Firestar's Quest, page 496

Spottedpelt is a slender,[2] dappled[3] tortoiseshell she-cat.[2]


In the Super Editions

Firestar's Quest

When SkyClan is driven out, she and her brother are young kits, and are seen being held by their mother, Birdflight. After she and her brother are deemed too young to make the journey to find a new territory, Birdflight agrees to stay behind, and is invited to join ThunderClan by their current medicine cat, Kestrelwing.
Spottedpelt, and her brother, Gorseclaw, appears as a warrior in StarClan at Leafstar's leader ceremony, after traveling with her family to join her father, Cloudstar. It is strongly hinted that she is an ancestor of the deceased ThunderClan medicine cat, Spottedleaf.

SkyClan's Destiny

She is briefly seen in Leafstar's dream, when her mother, Birdflight, touches noses with her and Gorseclaw.

In the Field Guides

Battles of the Clans

Fawnstep has a vision of SkyClan leaving the forest, and she mentions to Cloudstar that she saw him giving his kits to ThunderClan.

The Ultimate Guide

Although not mentioned by name, it is mentioned on Cloudstar's and Skywatcher's page that when SkyClan had to leave the forest to find a new home, Birdflight had to stay behind with their newborn kits', Spottedkit and Gorsekit.

In the Novellas

Cloudstar's Journey

She is first seen when she and her brother Gorsekit are born to Birdflight and Cloudstar.
When SkyClan is driven out, she and her brother are deemed too young to make the journey to find a new territory, Although he initially protests, Spottedkit's father, Cloudstar, eventually agrees that she and her brother are too young to make the journey with the rest of SkyClan. After being invited to stay by Kestrelwing, she, her brother, and their mother, Birdflight, all stay behind to live in ThunderClan.


Interesting facts

  • She is noted to bear a striking resemblance to Spottedleaf.[2]
  • Vicky thinks that Adderfang might be descended from her.[4]

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Birdflight:[5] Deceased, verified StarClan member


Cloudstar:[2] Deceased, verified StarClan member


Gorseclaw:[2] Deceased, verified StarClan member
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Distant relatives:
Spottedleaf:[6] Deceased, no residence
Tigerstar:[6] Deceased, no residence
Leopardfoot:[7] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Mistkit:[7] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Nightkit:[7] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Hawkfrost:[8] Deceased, no residence
Mothwing:[8] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Tadpole:[8] Deceased, residence unknown
Bramblestar:[9] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Tawnypelt:[9] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Flametail:[10] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Tigerstar:[10] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Dawnpelt:[10] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Redtail:[11] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Squirrelflight:[12] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Leafpool:[12] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Lionblaze:[13] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Hollyleaf:[13] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Jayfeather:[13] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Patchpelt:[14] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Longtail:[15] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Willowpelt:[11] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Graystripe:[16] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Stormfur:[17] Living (As of Tawnypelt's Clan)
Feathertail:[17] Deceased, verified Tribe of Endless Hunting and StarClan member
Briarlight:[18] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Bumblestripe:[18] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Blossomfall:[18] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Sorreltail:[19] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Sootfur:[19] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Rainwhisker:[19] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Honeyfern:[20] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Molepaw:[20] Status unknown
Cinderheart:[20] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Poppyfrost:[20] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Lilyheart:[21] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Seedpaw:[21] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Cherryfall:[22] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Molewhisker:[22] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Lark That Sings at Dawn:[23] Living (As of Tawnypelt's Clan)
Pine That Clings to Rock:[23] Living (As of Tawnypelt's Clan)
Fernsong:[24] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Hollytuft:[24] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Sorrelstripe:[24] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Alderheart:[25] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Juniperkit:[25] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Sparkpelt:[25] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Dandelionkit:[25] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Strikestone:[26] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Juniperclaw:[26] Deceased, residence unknown
Sleekwhisker:[27] Living (As of River of Fire)
Larksong:[28] Deceased, verified StarClan member
Leafshade:[28] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Honeyfur:[28] Living (As of Lost Stars)
Stemleaf:[29] Status unknown
Eaglewing:[29] Status unknown
Plumstone:[29] Status unknown
Shellfur:[29] Status unknown
Lightleap:[30] Status unknown
Pouncekit:[30] Status unknown
Shadowkit:[30] Status unknown


    = Male

    = Female

    = Gender Unknown

Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 Revealed in Shattered Sky, page 265
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 Revealed in Firestar's Quest, page 496
  3. 3.0 3.1 Revealed in Cloudstar's Journey, chapter 10
  4. Revealed on Vicky's Facebook page
  5. Revealed in Firestar's Quest, page 6
  6. 6.0 6.1 Revealed in Spottedleaf's Honest Answer
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Revealed in Bluestar's Prophecy, page 266
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Revealed in Return to the Clans, pages 2-3
  9. 9.0 9.1 Revealed in Rising Storm, pages 19-20
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Revealed in Dark River, pages 21-22
  11. 11.0 11.1 Revealed in Bluestar's Prophecy, page 362
  12. 12.0 12.1 Revealed in Firestar's Quest, page 509
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 Revealed in Sunrise, page 305
  14. Revealed in Bluestar's Prophecy, page 8
  15. Revealed on Vicky's Facebook page
  16. Revealed on the Warriors website family tree
  17. 17.0 17.1 Revealed in Forest of Secrets, page 223
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 Revealed in Eclipse, page 158
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 Revealed in Rising Storm, page 120
  20. 20.0 20.1 20.2 20.3 Revealed in Sunset, page 27
  21. 21.0 21.1 Revealed in The Forgotten Warrior, page 146
  22. 22.0 22.1 Revealed in The Fourth Apprentice, page 299
  23. 23.0 23.1 Revealed in Sign of the Moon, page 2
  24. 24.0 24.1 24.2 Revealed in Bramblestar's Storm, page 478
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 Revealed in The Apprentice's Quest, page 9
  26. 26.0 26.1 Revealed in Shattered Sky, pages 114-115
  27. Revealed in Thunder and Shadow, pages 347-348
  28. 28.0 28.1 28.2 Revealed in The Apprentice's Quest, allegiances
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.3 Revealed in Shattered Sky, page 47
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 Revealed in Tigerheart's Shadow, page 187
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