The wife of Rehua, and by him the mother of Rūhi-te-rangi. The appearance of Peke-hawani marked the eighth or foodless month. "Te Paki o Ruhi" is an expression denoting fine calm weather.
- Best, Eldson. (1899). "Notes on Maori Mythology." Journal of the Polynesian Society 8:93-121, pp. 105, 106.