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BOT 160: Identification of Tropical Plants (3 credits)

Course Description

Nontechnical course in identification of common plants of tropics, including native and introduced flora. (3 hours lecture)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Operate dissecting microscopes.
  • Recognize unique vegetative and generative characteristics of plant families.
  • Use manuals, flora and monographs to identify plants.
  • Prepare herbaria.

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