BI451
Fish Physiological Adaptations
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

A lecture, and student seminar course focusing on physiological adaptations in fishes. Lectures will address the diversity of physiological and anatomical adaptations that have enabled fishes to occupy a wide variety of aquatic habitats. Specific topics to be examined will include swimming, respiration,circulation, osmoregulation, growth and metabolism, nutrition, the senses, reproduction and development.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
BI256. BI358 strongly recommended.
Exclusions
BI496s.