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Volume 6, 1873
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Captain Hutton exhibited a sea trout (Salmo trutta) caught in Otago Harbour, and stated that another had been recently caught.

Mr. Webb stated that Mr. Young, of Palmerston, had informed him that 140 sea trout, hatched from Tasmanian ova, were turned into his pond early in 1871, of which about 120 were let into the river in 1872, and there could be no doubt that these were some of that lot.