2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 04318 Principles of Taxonomy and Evolution

A study of the origin and diversity of life as well as both animal and plant classifications. Studies include contemporary systematic approaches, construction of keys, international rules of nomenclature, evolutionary principles, and origin of species. Two hours of lecture and four hours of laboratory per week. Prerequisites: BIOL 04112 and BIOL 04113 and BIOL 04114 and BIOL 04115 with a minimum grade of C. (S, even years)