BIOL 414: Life History and Reproductive Strategies
(Dual-listed with EEOB 514). (3-0) Cr. 3. Alt. F., offered odd-numbered years.
Prereq: BIOL 315 or equivalent recommended.
Evolution of ecological adaptations at the individual, population, and species level. Emphasis is on evolutionary mechanisms and adaptive strategies related to life histories and reproduction; age and size at maturity; lifespan and senescense; offspring size/number trade-offs; sex and mating systems; sex determination and sex ratios.