Mana Whenua Name New Species of Pipehorse

Oct. 11, 2021, 1:52 p.m.

New Species of Pipehorse - Tupareomanaia

It is understood to be a world first that an indigenous group of any kind have been recorded as authors of naming a new species. This species is a type of pipehorse that was discovered in the waters of Ngāti Wai. Rōpata Diamond of the Ngāti Wai Trust Board shares more about this species and its name. 

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