- Maori (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Neutral (behaviour)
- Fairies and Nymphs (common type)
These are spirits from the myths of the tribal people of New Zealand. They take the form of people but they are made from mist. They have been seen by people on beaches in the distance. When one gets closer, they fade into the air. It is believed that they live in the sea and have come onto land.
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