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The spiders are then attacked by the Wood Elves, led by Legolas and Tauriel.

Soon afterwards, Tauriel is rejoined by Legolas, who has returned from his fruitless pursuit of Bolg.

When a messenger from Thranduil arrives to announce her banishment from the Mirkwood Realm for going against his orders, she joins Legolas in investigating the old fortress Gundabad, where they witness the departure of an army led by Bolg to join the forces of his father Azog marching against Erebor.

She is a Woodland Elf whose name has been translated as "Daughter of the forest", and is the head of the Mirkwood Elven guard.

When Tauriel witnesses Thranduil attempting to leave the battlefield, with the intent of sparing his people further bloodshed, she confronts him with her bow and a nocked arrow, refusing to abandon Kili to death.

It is later mentioned that Tauriel is a talented warrior and was therefore made leader of the Mirkwood border guards.

Legolas, the son of Mirkwood's Elven king Thranduil, is indicated to be attracted to her, but as she is a lowly Silvan Elf, she does not believe herself worthy of him.

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