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300020 VO Basic entomology (2014S)

Introduction to the systematics, morphology and anatomy of insects.

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

THE LECTURE MUST BE CANCELD FOR SS 2014 BUT WILL TAKE PLACE IN WS 2014 WITH 2 HOURS.

Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

    Classes

    Currently no class schedule is known.

    Information

    Aims, contents and method of the course

    Insects are the most successfull group of arthropods and have reached highest levels of adaptations in anatomy, morpohology and efficiency of metabolic and sensory systems. The lecture presents the insect orders including the phylogenetic development and deals with the general anatomical / morphological organization of an insect body. Detailed illustrated script!

    Assessment and permitted materials

    schriftliche Endprüfung

    Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

    Overwiev about the system of insects including 34 orders, knowledge of morphology,, anatomy and important physiological capacities.

    Examination topics

    Frontalunterricht mit Möglichkeit für Diskussion und Fragen, Besuch der entomologischen Sammlung des NHM Wien
    Skriptum der overhead.Folien gegen 20¤. Ab dem kommenden Jahr soll die Vorlesung weitgehend in Form von ppt. abgehalten werden.

    Reading list

    DETTNER, K., PETERS, W., ed-., 1999: Lehrbuch der Entomologie. Fischer Verlag Stuttgart, 921 S.
    GEWECKE, M. ed., 1995: Physiologie der Insekten. Fischer Verlag Stuttgart, 445 S.
    SEIFERT, G., 1994: Entomologisches Praktikum. Thieme Verlag Stuttgart, 322 S.
    HONOMICHL K., 1998: Jacobs/Renner, Biologie und Ökologie der Insekten. Fischer Verlag Stuttgart, 678 S
    GRIMALDI, D., ENGEL M., 2004: Evolution of the Insects. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 755 S.

    weitere Literaturangaben im angebotenen Skriptum


    Association in the course directory

    MZO W-1, MZO W-2, LA-BU, B-WZB

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