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: 401 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 2: 9:30 AM–10:20 AM, M.W.F.
    Laboratory Location: W240 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, Tu.

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Adam Bewick: “Understanding epigenetics through the lens of molecular evolution” — Wednesday, December 12 at 10:30 a.m., 201 Biological Sciences Bldg..

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “"The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird"” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.