Kōrero: Rock and mineral names

Wairakite (2 o 2)

Wairakite

This specimen of wairakite, from the Wairākei region, measures 4 centimetres across.

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GNS Science
Photograph by Richard Cook

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Simon Nathan, 'Rock and mineral names - Mineral names – 2', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/9090/wairakite (accessed 16 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Simon Nathan, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006