BIOL 3242


(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 3070, 001.307) A survey of the vascular plants of Manitoba emphasizing identification, nomenclature and classification, and including brief accounts of the distribution and post-glacial history of the main floristic associations within the province. Students must submit a collection of at least 20 different vascular plants identified to species. A guide to the collection should be obtained from the Department of Biological Sciences office in the Spring/Summer prior to commencing the course. Prerequisite: BIOL 2240 (or the former BOTN 2110) or BIOL 2242 (or the former BOTN 2010) or permission of the department

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 11456
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 1: 8:30 AM–9:20 AM, M.W.F.
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, Tu.

Important Date

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

Upcoming Seminars

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.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, June 7 at 9 a.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Amber Hiebert, MSc. Defense: “Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) Myotome Development: The Proliferation of Satellite Cells in the Developing Sturgeon” — Tuesday, June 26 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.