- For other uses, see Auriga.
Lieutenant Beranardi al Auriga was a tall, stocky Human Starfleet officer with red hair and beard who served as assistant chief of security to Lieutenant Commander Mandala Flynn, aboard the USS Enterprise in the late 2260s decade. (TOS novel: The Entropy Effect)
By the year 2285 he had been promoted to commander and chief of security, and beamed down to Gateway with Snnanagfashtalli and Max Arrunja in order to return Spock to the USS Enterprise. He is described at the time as black-skinned and crimson-eyed. (TOS - The Yesterday Saga novel: Time for Yesterday)