Marine Vertebrate Zoology- MSC 276


Lectures

  1. Vertebrate Ancestry
  2. Fish Evolution
  3. Hagfish & Lampreys
  4. Class Chondrichthyes
  5. Lamniformes
  6. Squaliformes, etc.
  7. Coelacanth, etc.
  8. Anguilliformes, etc.
  9. Salmonidae, etc.
  10. Gadidae, etc.
  11. Atherinidae, etc.
  12. Moronidae, etc.
  13. Priacanthidae, etc.
  14. Carangidae, etc.
  15. Gerridae, etc.
  16. Sciaenidae, etc.
  17. Labridae, etc.
  18. Sphyraenidae, etc.
  19. Scombridae, etc.
  20. Stromateidae, etc.
  21. Pleuronectiformes
  22. Tetradontiformes
  23. Turtles, Mammals & Birds
  24. Marine Turtles
  25. Turtle Behavior & Conservation
  26. Mammals
  27. Pinnipeds & Cetaceans
  28. Swimming, Diving & Echolocation
  29. Bird Intro.
  30. Order Gaviiformes to Pelecaniiformes
  31. Order Falconiformes to Order Charadriiformes

LABS

  • Lab #1 Scientific Article Project
  • Lab #2 External Anatomy
    • Vernier Caliper
  • Lab #5 Internal Anatomy
  • Lab #6 Basic Statistics
  • Lab #7 Larval Fish Identification
  • Lab #9 Otoliths - Position and Morphology
  • Lab #9 Otoliths - Removal Techniques
    • Both from Otolith Removal and Preparation for Microstructural Examination: A Users Manual (1991)

HANDOUTS

  • ECHO lab schedule
  • FOXTROT lab schedule
  • GOLF lab schedule
  • Marine Vertebrate Zoology Notebook
  • Taxonomy Outline
  • MIDTERM SPECIMENS
    • A number of collection #'s were incorrect on the previous list. Here is the updated list - the corrections are shown in red.
  • How Fast Can A Shark Swim?
  • Skate or Ray?
  • Peruvian Anchoveta
  • Migrations
  • FINAL SPECIMENS