Organismal Diversity

Broadly integrated survey of biological diversity, including the major lineages of prokaryotes, plants, protists, animals and fungi, with an emphasis on evolutionary relationships, ecological and functional anatomical features of major groups. Lectures closely coordinated with twice-weekly intensive laboratory exercises emphasizing live material to present. Required weekend field trips to distinctive habitats in North Carolina. Intended for Biology or prospective Biology majors. Prerequisite: Biology 20 or 202L, recommended. Not open to students who have taken Biology 207. One course.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY206L
Course Level: 
200-299
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Course Notes: 
last offering was Fall 2015