Monthly Archives: August 2013

Still with Taxidermy ….. Aardwolf mount

Kate Webster from the Tylden District, Queenstown, donated an aardwolf road kill to the museum. Two previous kills from the Kwelera area (EL) have been recorded by the museum. Paulse Janse (museum taxidermy) is working on the mount of this … Continue reading

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Strangely beautiful …. the Opah fish

Colleague Greg Brett has been putting the finishing touches to one of the most vividly marked fish species – the opah. He comments as follows: OPAH  FISH  (Lampris guttatus) An 80cm specimen of this species was received and mounted at … Continue reading

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