2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 04453 Shark Biology

An overview of elasmobranch biology with an emphasis on anatomy, physiology, and ecology of sharks, skates and rays. Lecture will cover such topics as diversity, evolution, anatomy and physiology, behavior, ecology, and fisheries management. Must co-register in BIOL 04454. Prerequisites: three semesters of biology including Marine Biology BIOL 04352 and BIOL 04354. (SS)