Entries from Gerald McCormack in Pollex-Online

Language Item Description
Rarotongan Ange (Geniostoma rarotongensis) Problematic
Manihiki-Rakahanga Kaakaavai (Gygis alba)
Rarotongan Tu/anuʔe/ A type of fern and the name for the barren hill areas where it grows ; Scrambling Fern (Dicranopteris linearis) . The False Staghorn Fern (Dicranopteris linearis)
Rarotongan Ava Pacific Banyan (Ficus prolixa)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vete Yellowfin Goatfish (Mulloidichthys vanicolensis) (Rakahanga).
Rarotongan Runa (Boerhavia tetrandra) (Atiu)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ngooio Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus)
Rarotongan Ngootuku Pacific Reef-Heron (Egretta sacra) (Mitiaro) Phonologically Irregular
Pukapuka Kaakaa White Tern (Gygis alba)
Penrhyn Kaakaa/ia White tern (Gygis alba)
Rarotongan Karaka (Elaeocarpus rarotongensis) ; (Planchonella grayana) (NPT)
Pukapuka Kiokio Indo-Pacific Bonefish (Albula glossodonta)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Kihi Bristle-thighed Curlew (Numenius tahitiensis) Phonologically Irregular
Penrhyn Kookiri Triggerfish (spp. of Balistoides, Melichthys, Rhinecanthus, Sufflamen), filefish (Cantherines sp.). A kind of fish; filefish, triggerfish, leatherjacket spp (Sta).
Rarotongan Kokiʔi Yellow wood sorrel (Oxalis corniculata)
Rarotongan Koopeka Atiu Swiftlet (Aerodramus sawtelli) (Atiu).
Manihiki-Rakahanga Kootaha Frigate Bird (Fregata spp.)
Rarotongan Ngootare Chattering Kingfisher (Todiramphus tuta) (Atiu, Ma'uke) Phonologically Irregular
Rarotongan Kootare Chattering Kingfisher (Todiramphus tuta)
Rarotongan Kootuku Pacific Reef-Heron (Egretta sacra)
Rarotongan Rata A tree (Metrosideros collina)
Rarotongan Reva False Sea-mango (Cerbera odollam)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ka/roi/roi Sea bass (Cephalopholis argus)
Pukapuka Lulu Masked Booby (Sula dactylatra)
Rarotongan Rupe Pacific Pigeon (Ducula pacifica)
Rarotongan Maire-raakau A shrub (Alyxia stellata)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Malatea Humphead Wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus)
Rarotongan Mati A tree (Ficus tinctoria) . Aboriginally introduced or perhaps indigenous
Pukapuka Matiku Pacific Reef-Heron (Demigretta sacra) Phonologically Irregular
Pukapuka Memea Yellowfin Goatfish (Mulloidichthys vanicolensis)
Rarotongan Moʔo Spotless Crake (Porzana tabuensis) (Atiu, Mitiaro)
Rarotongan (Kuraa)moʔo Spotless Crake (Porzana tabuensis) (Ma'uke)
Rarotongan Para A large mountain fern (Marattia fraxinea) ; Potato Fern (Marattia salicina)
Pukapuka Palangi Ringtail Surgeonfish (Acanthurus blochii)
Rarotongan Piripiri An introduced herb, Beggar'-tick (Bidens pilosa); an indigenous grass Sandbur (Cenchrus echinatus)
Rarotongan Pirita Fingerleaf Yam (Dioscorea pentaphylla)
Pukapuka Puka/ama Lantern Tree (Hernandia mymphaeifolia)
Rarotongan Puka (Hernandia nymphaeifolia)
Pukapuka Ayole Dark-margined Flagtail (Kuhlia marginata) and Barred Flagtail (Kuhlia mugil) Phonologically Irregular
Rarotongan ʔOi Bulbil Yam (Dioscorea bulbiferum)
Penrhyn Oke/oke Young shark Phonologically Irregular
Pukapuka Taa Squirrelfish (Sargocentron spp.)
Penrhyn Kaapu Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster) Phonologically Irregular
Pukapuka Takupu Red-footed Booby (Sula sula). Adult Red-footed Booby, esp. brown morph (Sby).
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tara Sooty Tern (Sterna fuscata)
Pukapuka Taotao/ama Cornetfish (Fistularia commersonii)
Pukapuka Taatuu Blackspot Barracuda (Sphyraena forsteri) Borrowed
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tavatava Dogtooth Tuna (Gymnosarda unicolor)
Rarotongan Tou Pacific Rosewood (Cordia subcordata)
Rarotongan Ungakoa Shellfish (Vermetid sp.)