University of Guelph

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar


Course Description

17-470 Vascular Plant Systematics W(3-3)

Principles and methods in plant taxonomy, including: evolutionary, phylogenetic (cladistic) and phentic approaches to classification; modes of speciation; circumscription of species; subspecific taxa and genera; uses of various kinds of data (morphological, chemical, cytological; anatomical, etc.) in classification. (Offered in even-numbered years.)

Prerequisites: 17-270.

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar
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