Fish ID Course


Fish IDCollections Manager at SAIAB, Roger Bills, will run a 3-day
Freshwater Fish ID course at the

Skukuza Herbarium, Kruger National Park, 19-21 August, 2017

The aims of the course are to help scientists working in the
northern regions of South Africa to

  • identify fishes

  • make better collections of fishes which will allow
    better identifications

  • broaden their taxonomic and biogeographical knowledge
    of freshwater fishes.



The book used for the course is:

Paul Skelton
A complete guide to the freshwater fishes of southern Africa
Cape Town : Struik, 2001.

Copies can be ordered at an additional cost of R190 +pnp
prior to the course from the SAIAB Bookshop