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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Pūtaiao

tuaiwi-kore

invertebrate

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko ngā kīrehe katoa karekau he tuara, pērā i te noke, te ngata me te pāpaka. Ka eke ngā tuaiwi-kore ki te 97% o ngā momo kīrehe katoa o te ao.

Any animal which does not have a backbone such as worms, snails and crabs. Invertebrates make up 97% of all species of animals.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ētahi tuaiwi-kore noho wai me ētahi tuaiwi-kore noho whenua?

Whakarōpūngia ngā tuaiwi-kore me ngā kīrehe whai tuaiwi.

Ehara te manu i te tuaiwi-kore nā te mea he tuara tōna.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ētahi tuaiwi-kore noho wai me ētahi tuaiwi-kore noho whenua?

Whakarōpūngia ngā tuaiwi-kore me ngā kīrehe whai tuaiwi.

Ehara te manu i te tuaiwi-kore nā te mea he tuara tōna.