Australia's platypus

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Date
1952
Summary
Tells how Johnny and the noted Australian scientist, David Fleay, embark on a trip to capture a platypus.  Shows the method of capture and close-ups of the animal, and reveals Mr. Fleay's success in breeding them in captivity.  Illustrates the teacher's use of Johnny's experience to present the animal's characteristics and to urge its conservation.
Publishers
Australian Instructional Films; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Nature; Documentary
Subject
Platypus--Australia
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:13:15); 16mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.
Distribution Date: 1952
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003274034; Other: GR00405219; MDPI Barcode: 40000003274034

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