Larval Biology

Overview

Subject code

BIOL

Course Number

6170

Department(s)

Description

Biology of embryos, larvae and juveniles of marine animals including freshwater species with marine larvae. Topics include life history differences, evolutionary transitions between developmental modes, parental investment, and dispersal, feeding and settlement mechanisms. Methods of sampling, identification, culture and experimental study of common invertebrate and fish larvae will be emphasized.

Credits

Min

3

Min

3

Min

3