BIOL 2240

The Non-Flowering Plants

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2110, 001.211) An introduction to the mosses and liverworts, ferns and their allies, and conifers, specifically treating their structure, reproduction, identification and ecological significance. Not to be held with the former BOTN 2110, 001.211. Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Bruce Ford
    CRN: 51356
    Lecture Location: 207 Buller
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 4: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Tu.Th.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructors: Carla Zelmer, Bruce Ford
    CRN: 51513
    Laboratory Location: 314 Buller
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, W.
  • B02
    Instructors: Carla Zelmer, Bruce Ford
    CRN: 51514
    Laboratory Location: 314 Buller
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 6:00 PM–9:00 PM, W.

Important Date

April 9 – April 23: Winter Term Exam Period (includes final exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Riikka Kinnunen - PhD Proposal: “The Ecology of Urban Wildlife: How do Species Respond to Rapid Environmental Change?” — Tuesday, May 1 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Chloe Schmidt, PhD Proposal: “Microevolution in rapidly changing environments” — Wednesday, May 2 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Kamaldeep Chhoker, MSc. Defense: “Effects of canopy cover and pH on polyketide synthase gene transcription in Cladonie stygia and the polyketides produced in natural conditions.” — Thursday, May 3 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Lisa Hoogenboom, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen movement across the intestine of elasmoranchs” — Tuesday, May 22 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.