Course Title: 
Marine and Estuarine Invertebrate Zoology
Course Number: 
Z 461/IB 561
Comparative survey of eight major invertebrate phyla and many lesser-known phyla. Areas of emphasis will be 1) invertebrate identification, 2) natural history (diversity, habitat, feeding, behavior), and 3) comparative anatomy (adaptive significance of morphological structures). Laboratories and field trips will strongly supplement lecture material. Lec/lab. Taught summers at Hatfield Marine Science Center.