A deified ancestor of the Māori. He was a son of Te Papa-tutira, and grandson of Tiki-ahu-papa, who begat Ngai-roa, who begat Ngai-peha, who begat Te Atitutu.
- Shortland, Edward. (1882). Maori Religion and Mythology. London: Longmans Green, p. 13.
- Tregear, Edward. (1891). Maori-Polynesian Comparative Dictionary. Wellington: Government Printer, p. 275.