BIOL 3340

Biology of Primitive Fungi and Allies

(Lab Required) Studies on the Biology of primitive fungi and slime moulds including their evolution, life histories, development, structure, taxonomy, biochemistry, and importance to humans. Environmental collection, baiting, isolation and axenic culturing stressed in laboratories. Prerequisite: BIOL 1010 (B); or BIOL 1030 (BIOL 1031) (C).

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Tom Booth
    CRN: 16206
    Lecture Location: 306 Buller
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 10: 1:00 PM–2:15 PM, Tu.Th.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Wesley Ogloff, MSc defense: “Climate change-related shifts in species interactions and diet in an Arctic marine ecosystem” — Tuesday, July 31 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Elise Couillard, MSc Defense: “Black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus) awareness of neighbours' vigilance is spatially explicit” — Wednesday, August 1 at 8:45 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Muriel Magnaye, MSc Defense: “Growth and post-spawning survival in capelin (Mallotus villosus) on the northeast coast of Newfoundland” — Wednesday, August 15 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Gabrielle Grenier, MSc Defense: “Seasonal patterns of growth in Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus L.); differences between morphs of Cumberland Sound populations” — Thursday, August 23 at noon, 304 Biological Sciences.