Macroevolution

Evolutionary patterns and processes at and above the species level; species concepts, speciation, diversification, extinction, ontogeny and phylogeny, rates of evolution, and alternative explanations for adaptation and evolutionary trends. Prerequisite: Biology 202L or equivalent. Recommended: one course in plant or animal diversity and one course in evolution beyond 202L. One course. 3 graduate units.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY588S
Course Level: 
500-699
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Crosslisting Numbers: 
EVANTH588S
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