Bio Specimens

Happy Acres supplies biological supplies for your classroom or laboratories to help you make biology a far more exciting and relevant subject.

Plants

Algae

 

Euglena

Spirogyra

Bryophytes

 

Marchantia (liverwort)

Moss

Ferns

 

Fern Frond – pressed, named & in
spore

Fern spore (viable)

Dryopteris – live fern, potted & in
spore

Fern prothalli

Gymnosperms

 

Pine cone set – showing development

 

Water Plants

 

Nymphoides indica (water lily)

Lemna (duckweed)

Vallisneria

Elodea

Myriophyllum

Chara

Insectivorous Plants

 

Sundews
Drosera binata
Drosera capensis
Drosera ecklonii
Drosera spathulata

Bladderwort sp
Dionaea muscipula (venus fly trap)
Trumpet Pitcher sp
Sarracenia alata
Sarracenia rubra

Plant Parasites

 
Dodder growing on pot plant Mistletoe on Acacia Branch

Animals

Invertebrates

 
Protozoa
Amoeba *
Hydra *
Daphnia (for feeding Hydra)
Planaria *
Earthworms #
Fresh Water Crabs
Garden Snails (preserved)
Flies

Vertebrates

 
Rats #  

 
*  Specimens supplied with culture/ handling instructions
#  Specimens can be supplied alive or dead
Many additional specimens are available on request and advice with regard to the culture of specimens is given willingly. 
Some specimens are only available seasonably.
Orders can be placed by phone, fax or email.  Specimens can be collected from Happy Acres.