Course Details

Country: Costa Rica
Institution: Universidad Veritas
Course Title: Land Vertebrates of Costa Rica
Course Number: ENV 3120
Course Description: This course is an introduction to the zoology of terrestrial vertebrates in Costa Rica. Students will gain insight about various biological characteristics of the groups of land chordates in the country. Costa Rica has an immensely rich animal biodiversity, with an influence of both North American and South American fauna and is a world-renowned hot spot for animal research and conservation. Emphasis will be given to the study of Costa Rican species, but others will be discussed as well.
Language: English
Approved Equivalent: BIOL 435
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