Nyota Uhura is the communications officer aboard the USS Enterprise. She along with Lieutenant Sulu infiltrated a Klingon outpost where they learned of the Klingons attempting to crossover into another universe. Under orders from Starfleet Command, she told Captain Kirk that he was ordered to do any means possible to stop the Klingons' violation of the Treaty of Organia. Including crossing into the Planet of the Apes itself.
- She is a Boom! Studios exclusive, but like all Star Trek characters, she falls under the IDW Publishing license.
- She is exclusive to the Star Trek/Planet of the Apes crossover.