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.
Australian Instructional Films; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Educational; Nature; Documentary
- Rights Statement
- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:13:15); 16mm
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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