ZOOL 107: Identification of Hawaiian Fishes


ZOOL 107: Identification of Hawaiian Fishes (3 credits)

Course Description

Identification of major groups and common species of fishes in Hawai‘i with emphasis on shore fishes. Topics include morphology, adaptation, physiology, phylogenetic relationships, feeding relationships, behavior, ecology, fishing methods and Hawaiian use of fishes. Lecture/laboratory/field trip course (two required field tips on Saturdays). (2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory)

Recommended Preparation: Ability to swim.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

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