EEB 463 - Neotropical Plant Families
Section: 001
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB)
Department: LSA Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Cost:
50-100
Advisory Prerequisites:
BIOLOGY 215 or EEB 459.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The course introduces students to generic-level organization of 25 neo-tropical plant families. Families covered are (1) ecologically widespread and abundant in the neo-tropics or (2) of taxonomic or economic significance.

Meetings include lectures on comparative morphology, anatomy, and ecological /economic significance of families and their included genera, and a laboratory during which students examine dried specimens.

A field trip to Missouri Botanical Garden in Missouri is included.

EEB 463 - Neotropical Plant Families
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
28316
Open
8
 
-
WF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
002 (LAB)
 
28317
Open
8
 
-
W 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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