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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

GEO 440 - Invertebrate Paleontology

2018-2019 Catalog Year:

A systematic approach to the morphology, ecology, and evolution of the major taxa preserved in the rock record. Emphasis will be on invertebrate phyla. The taxonomic groups are used to exemplify the prevailing themes of paleontological investigations, adaptation and functional morphology; paleoecology; evolution; biostratigraphy; paleobiogeography.

Note: Required field trip; fee required.
Prerequisite: GEO 420; or instructor permission.
Offered: Spring.
Credit: 4