INVERTEBRATE DIVERSITY

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Biology

Course Number: 
260
Institution: 
Smith College
Invertebrate animals account for the vast majority of species on earth. Although sometimes inconspicuous, invertebrates are vital members of ecological communities. They provide protein, important ecosystem services, biomedical and biotechnological products, and aesthetic value to humans. Today, many invertebrate populations are threatened by human activities. This course is designed to survey the extraordinary diversity of invertebrates, emphasizing their form and function in ecological and evolutionary contexts. BIO 261 must be taken concurrently.
Linked Course: 
N
Linked Course Comments: 

Must register for BIO 261 concurrently.

Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
39848-S13

Course Sections

INVERTEBRATE DIVERSITY
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0

L. David Smith

ldsmith@smith.edu

MWF 11:00-12:10

BURTON 219