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In 1938, Marjorie Courtenay-Latimer found a specimen in a fisherman's trawl unlike any fish she had ever seen. She contacted Professor J.L.B. Smith, who identified it as the evolutionary missing link - the coelacanth, a 400 million-year-old species. Then began the search for another coelacanth.
Samantha Weinberg, 31, is a writer and journalist who was born and brought up in London -- but of South African extraction. She has written for most daily broadsheets and magazines. She was until recently features editor of Harpers and Queen. She is author of Last of The Pirates (Cape 1994).