Academic Term and Year
Area of Study
Goals: To investigate the form and function of anatomical features of a variety of animals, using the comparative method to assess the relative importance of evolutionary history and differing environments on morphology. Dissection with be emphasized. Content: The evolution and integration of morphology, with emphasis on the roles of homology, ontogeny and adaptation to diverse environments as influences on form and function. Taught: Alternate years, spring term. Prerequisite: BIOL 1800 and 1820, or permission of instructor.
Ploger, Bonnie, "BIOL3400-BE.Comparative Anatomy.Sp14.Ploger,Bonnie" (2014). Historic Syllabi -- full text access limited to internal Hamline administrative staff only. 2565.