Protoform: LUPO [PN] Fish sp. (Caranx sp.)

Description: Fish sp. (Caranx sp.)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*3 PRO *lubo "Caranx sp." (LPO IV:72).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Rupo/rupo Small mackerel sp. A type of very small fish, often caught with hook and line from the beach (Fbg). (Yen)
East Uvea Lupo The term with various qualifiers refers to a number of (Carangidae). Thon (Myr)
East Uvea Lupo/lupo Caranx ignobilis, smallest growth stage (Rch)
Hawaiian Luupoo Fish sp Problematic (Pki)
Luangiua Lupo Flat fish (Smd)
Luangiua Lupu Great trevally Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Marquesas ʔUpoʔupo (Caranx sp.). Carangue à barres; Barred Jack (Carangoides ferdau) (Fatu Hiva). Carangue à pointes jaunes; Island Jack (Carangoides orthogrammus) (Ua Pou). Carangue royale jaune; Golden Trevally (Gnathodon speciosus) [Southeast Marquesan Dialect] (Atl). (Hpr)
Niuatoputapu Lupo (Caranx ignobilis) [small growth stages] (Dye)
Niue Lupo/lupo Young small-size bluefin trevally (Caranx melampygus)... (Sph)
Pukapuka Lupo/lupo Juvenile (Caranx) (Hpr)
Rarotongan Rupo Fish sp. (i) (Bse)
Rennellese Gupo Young of heeqaaika fish (Ebt)
Samoan Lupo Caranx spp. when two to three inches long (Prt)
Sikaiana Lupo Fish sp., very small trevally (Dnr)
Tahitian Rupo The name of a little fish (Lmt)
Takuu Rupo Fish sp., small growth stage of Caranx spp. which grows into a matapuku (Mle)
Tokelau Lupo Juveniles of all (Caranx spp.) (Hpr)
Tongan Lupo Trevally (Cwd)
Tuamotu Rupo Fry of pakaihere sp Problematic (Stn)
Tuvalu Lupo Very small fish sp (Rby)
West Uvea Lupo Poisson gros et large, non-id. (Hmn)

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