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Te Reo Pūtaiao

kāhuarau

metamorphosis

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He tukanga koiora e huri ai te āhua o tētahi kīrehe. Ka tino whakahoutia ngā pūtautau o te kīrehe. Hei tauira, ko te kāhuarau o te punua poraka hei poraka; ko te kāhuarau o te anuhe hei pūrerehua.

A biological process where the appearance of an animal changes. The tissues of the animal undergo major reconstruction. Examples include the metamorphosis of a tadpole to a frog, and a caterpillar to a butterfly.

Tauira KŌrero

Pēhea nei te roa o te kāhuarau o te iro e puta ai he ngaro?

Tuhia he whakaahua hei whakaatu i te kāhuarau o te anuhe.

Ko te kāhuarau tētahi wāhanga i roto i te hurihanga ora o te poraka.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

He hoahoa tēnei o te hurihanga ora o tētahi pūrerehua. Ko te tūngoungou te wāhanga kāhuarau, e huri ai te āhua o te anuhe hei pūrerehua. Ka puta te anuhe i te hua o te pūrerehau uwha, ka kīia he torongū. Kei te takiwā o te kotahi wiki te roa o te wāhanga  tūngoungou, ka puta te pūrerehua:

Takenga Mai

kāhua - form, appearance

rau - many

Tauira KŌrero

Pēhea nei te roa o te kāhuarau o te iro e puta ai he ngaro?

Tuhia he whakaahua hei whakaatu i te kāhuarau o te anuhe.

Ko te kāhuarau tētahi wāhanga i roto i te hurihanga ora o te poraka.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga