BIOL 4242 Invertebrate Zoology 3/3/4

Prerequisite: ( BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L ) or ( BIOL 2108 and BIOL 2108L )

This course is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of taxonomy, morphology, physiology, and evolution of the more common invertebrate phyla. The distribution and interspecific relationships among invertebrates and other forms of life will be presented and discussed. The laboratory will be devoted primarily to developing an understanding of invertebrate morphology and classification.