BIOL 4212

Systematics and Biogeography of Fishes

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 4220, 022.422) A study of the evolutionary history, interrelationships and distribution patterns of the fish-like vertebrates. Laboratories will cover the identification of the major groups of fish-like vertebrates. Not to be held with the former 022.418 or 022.467. Prerequisite: BIOL 2210 (ZOOL 2320, 022.232) (C) or BIOL 2231 (ZOOL 2501, 022.250) (C); or consent of department.

Winter 2019 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Margaret Docker
    CRN: 56085
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 2: 9:30 AM–10:20 AM, M.W.F.
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, Tu.

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.