Abyss is a fictional male Spirtual spiritual leader in the Andromeda series. The Abyss is a spiritual being who has no human face. It is the spiritual leader of the Magog. The Abyss comes across a energised humanoid but at the end of the five series, the Abyss takes the form of a female human Maura. The Abyss replaced the original Maura with itself. The Abyss had tried to manipulate the Magog and when the Commonwealth agreed a truce with the Magog, it went on to try and manipulate the Neitzscheans.