The Spriton Clan was a Gelfling clan which resided in Sami Thicket. Its members were primarily farmers, and had a reputation for knowing soil as well as the Dousan knew death. When the Darkening began harming their crops, the Spriton were forced to trade grains with the Stonewood Clan.
In The Dark Crystal: Author Quest press release and J.M. Lee's young adult novel series, the Spriton are portrayed as a warlike clan which disputed with the Stonewood Clan over ownership of the Dark Wood.