tjukutjuku tjuṯa

minibeasts

pititjaḻiḻi
pitikataḻi
scorpion

id:9867 order:395

Aṉangungku pititjaḻiḻi watarkungku kauntunnyangka puḻkaṟa patjalpai.
When a person inadvertently steps on a scorpion it stings them really hard.
mirin-mirinpa
cicada

id:9868 order:397

Kuḻingka mirin-mirinpa tjuṯa puṉungka nyinara titutjara wangkapai.
In the summertime cicadas sit in the trees and continually make a noise.
pinta-pinta
butterfly, moth

id:9869 order:398

Pinta-pinta tjuṯa para-para-ngaṟapai inuntji puḻkangka kutju.
Butterflies only fly around a lot when there are lots of flowers out.
waṉka
spider

id:9870 order:399

Waṉka tjuṯa panya waḻingka, puṉungka, tjaṉpingka, piṯingka kuḻu nyinapai.
Spiders live in houses, trees, grass and holes in the ground as well.
wanatjiṯi
centipede

id:9871 order:400

Wanatjiṯingku aṉangu puḻkaṟa patjalpai rawa kaarngaṟanytjaku.
The centipede bites a person really hard such that it remains sore for a long time.
tjintilyka
grasshopper

id:9872 order:401

Tjintilyka tjuṯangku puṉu nyaḻpi uwankara ngalkula tarkalpai.
Grasshoppers eat all the leaves of a tree totally stripping it.