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Volume 32, 1899
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The President then gave an account of the discovery and acquirement of a complete moa's egg, recently secured by the Museum through the good offices of Mr. Alexander Black.

The egg was exhibited at the meeting.

Professor Benham then gave a brief account of the zoological results of the trial trawling expeditions recently undertaken in the s.s. “Plucky” off the coast of Otago. (Transactions, p. 1.)

He exhibited and made some remarks upon several of the more interesting new animals obtained.