Course Description

BI 427 Ecological Animal Physiology
4 cr.
Offered: Winter semester of even years
Prerequisite: BI 210, and BI 327 or BI 202, junior standing or instructor’s permission.
The course emphasizes physiological adaptations of animals to their environment. It covers topics such as thermoregulation, nutrition and digestion, osmoregulation, nitrogen metabolism, sensory physiology and reproductive physiology.