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300481 VO Morphology and Palaeodiversity of vertebrates (2016W)

Morphology and Palaeodiversity of vertebrates

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


Language: German

Examination dates



Die Lehrverantstaltung findet immer Do von 09:00 bis 10:30 Uhr im Wilhelm Klaus Saal (2A 225) statt. Erste Einheit am 06.10.2016 und letzte Einheit am 26.02.2017.

1. Prüfungstermin am Do 02.02.2017 von 10:00 -11:00 Uhr im Wilhelm Klaus Saal (2A 225)
2. Prüfungstermin am Di 28.02.2017 von 08:30 - 09:30 Uhr im Wilhelm Klaus Saal (2A 225)
3. Termin nach Vereinbarung


Aims, contents and method of the course

The evolution of the skull and the skeleton of vertebrates is the focus of this course. Starting with the bauplan of mammals, the main developments since the appearance of a skeleton will be presented. Fossil forms are the connecting links to the modern ones and some of them are also variations, unkown in extant taxa today.

Assessment and permitted materials

In Form einer schriftliche Prüfungen am Ende der Lehrveranstaltung.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Die Studierenden haben basale morphologische Kenntnisse über den Bauplan des Schädel. und des Skeletts von Wirbeltieren, rezent wie fossil Sie kennen die grundlegenden evolutionären Prozesse und deren zeitlicher Rahmen.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

BPB 2, B-BPB 2, MAN 3, MA 3d, T602, , UF BU 10

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