BIOL 2262

Biology of Algae

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2290, 001.229, BIOL 3260) Lectures and laboratories dealing with the cellular features of major groups of algae and their phylogenetic and adaptive significance. The basics of algal taxonomy are also covered. Not to be held with the former courses BIOL 3260, 001.323, or 001.341. Prerequisite: One of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Winter 2019 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 51569
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 6: 11:30 AM–12:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    CRN: 52363
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Tu.
  • B03
    CRN: 53739
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 6:00 PM–9:00 PM, Tu.

Important Date

June 4 – June 8: Convocation Ceremony (Fort Garry Campus)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: William Bugg, PhD. Proposal: “Effects of early rearing conditions on the transcriptome of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)” — Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, May 24 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Haoran Chen, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen fixing plant evolution: the major factors affecting biological nitrogen fixation” — Friday, May 25 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Ashley Tripp, MSc. Defense: “Temperature and pCO2: single and combined effects of climate change parameters on acid-base regulation in Louisiana red swamp crayfish” — Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.