The Rainbow Serpent of the Oenpelli area, Arnhem Land, with whom the totemic hero Kunapipi is sometimes identified. He causes waterholes to overflow and drowns people if he is disturbed.
- Eliade, Mircea. (1973). Australian Religions. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, p. 112.
- Mountford, Charles P. (1958). The Tiwi: Their Art, Myth, and Ceremony. London: Phoenix House, p. 155.