FRESHWATER CRABS FOCUS OF NMU BIOLOGY SEMINAR

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  MARQUETTE – Sadie Reed, a biology department graduate assistant at Northern Michigan University, will present the next biology seminar at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, in the Mead Auditorium in the West Science Building at NMU.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The topic of the seminar is “The Taxonomy, Phylogeny and Biogeography of the Freshwater Crab Genus Potamonautes from Tanzania.” Taxonomy is the system of arranging animals and plants into related groups. Phylogeny is the line of descent or evolutionary development of a plant or animal. Biogeography is the branch of biology that deals with the geographical distribution of animals and plants.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The public is invited to attend this free event.



Prepared By
Jessica Holman
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