titipounamu


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

titipounamu

(ˌtiːtiːˌpɒuːˈnɑːmuː)
n, pl titipounamu
(Animals) NZ another name for rifleman2
[Māori]
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Te Rarawa Anga Mua - Warawara Titipounamu protection project ($106,700)
In the end they settled for birds and the plants most closely associated with them, including the piwakawaka (fantail), titipounamu (rifleman) and tui, each with a plant closely associated with them such as the kowhai.