Saturday , 15 June 2019
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Zoological collection of Andrija Lesinger

Zoological collection of Andrija Lesinger

In Čakovečka street in Nedelišće there is a first private collection of our respected ecologist, ornithologist and conserve Andrija Lesinger. He was an employee of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts when in 1960. he left Međimurje and moved to Dubrovnik. There he dealed with taxidermy and he emproved the procedures with his innovations. His luxurious collection of thousands of copies of stuffed animals has: fish, crustaceans, molluscs, bears, deer, birds, rabbits, squirrels,…