Kōrero: Taniwha

Tuatara

Tuatara

Kāore te tuatara e kitea ki tua atu o Aotearoa. E ai ki te kōrero, he rite te āhua o ngā taniwha kei uta ki te tuatara; kīia ai rātou, he ngārara.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Taniwha - Ngārara', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/10878/tuatara (accessed 21 July 2019)

Story by Basil Keane, published 24 Sep 2007