A member of the second-begotten family of Rangi and Papa, and the progenitor of fish and of the kako (or tui bird) and the maka (mangaa) (barracouta). The first of her offspring killed was offered to Rehua.
- White, John. (1887). Ancient History of the Maori. 6 vols. Wellington: G. Didsbury, Government Printer, p. 1:39, 142.