ANTHRBIO 465 - Primate Functional Anatomy
Fall 2014, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is (see other Sections below)
Subject: Anthropology, Biological (ANTHRBIO)
Department: LSA Anthropology


Requirements & Distribution:
Waitlist Capacity:
Advisory Prerequisites:
ANTHRBIO 351, 365, 368 or 477.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
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This course is intended to introduce students to the evolutionary history of the primate radiation, particularly the evolution of monkeys, apes and humans, through an analysis of primate anatomy. The focus will be on the musculoskeletal anatomy of living and fossil primates and reconstruction of the behavior and evolutionary transitions of extinct forms. The course will make extensive use of skeletal and cast collections from the Museum of Mammalogy and the Anthropology Department.

Intended Audience:

It is assumed that students already have a basic knowledge of primate biology. Students with a background in vertebrate zoology or mammalogy may also enroll.


ANTHRBIO 465 - Primate Functional Anatomy
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001 (LEC)
 In Person
M 12:00PM - 3:00PM

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