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Fish Collection Move

From front to back, Nick Summers, Ron Clark and Kyle Pickering moving jars in the cleared and stained area of the Fish collection, March 2004. Specimens are stored in blue plastic tubs by family number.

Mark McGrouther
© Australian Museum


In March 2004 staff of Essential Art Services spent two days moving a portion of the Fish Collection into new storage.

On the shelves behind Nick are stored specimens that have been borrowed from other museums as part of John Paxton's deepsea fish research.

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