A list of specimens received by the Curator for the Museum since the last meeting was then read. Amongst them was the baleen of Neobalæna marginata; the stuffed head of a Sea-Leopard Seal (Stenorhynchus leptonyx), from Porangahau, presented by Rev. F. E. T. Simcox.
The Hon. Secretary also showed a dried specimen of the Hammer Shark (Z. malecolus), procured at Port Ahuriri, and a collection of fossils from Takapau.