Story: Collections of plants and animals

Fossil collection

Fossil collection

New Zealand’s largest fossil collection is held in the paleontological collections of GNS Science, in Lower Hutt. Geologist Graeme Stevens holds up his monograph on fossil ammonites, largely based on fossils from the collection.

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Simon Nathan, 'Collections of plants and animals - Types of collections', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/12142/fossil-collection (accessed 26 September 2020)

Story by Simon Nathan, published 24 Sep 2007