Historical loan words
glowworm, Arachnocampa luminosa, adult fly of the glowworm - adult fly lives for two to three days.
Nā te titiwai ka puta ko te pūrātoke (PK 2008:944). / The glowworm larvae comes from the adult fly of the glowworm.
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