Nov 22, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Catalog
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BIOL 400 - Vertebrate Biology

Units: 3
Introduction to vertebrate animals, including overview of their evolution, systematics, anatomy, physiology, ecology and behavior. Major subjects will include, water-to-land transition, origins of amniotic egg, flight and endothermy, patterns of social organization and mating systems, and general life-history strategies. Courses will emphasize terrestrial vertebrates of the San Diego area. Field trip(s) during or outside of class (including weekends) may be required.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 210 , BIOL 211 , and BIOL 212 , or enrollment in the Biological Sciences graduate program.



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