AnthropologyANTH 290A Primate Field Ecology: Tropical Forest Ecology

Tropical forest ecology with emphases on plant-life history variation and patterns of diversity. Topics include: photosynthesis, competition, and plant-animal interactions, such as pollination, herbivory, and seed dispersal. Special focus on neotropical forests and adaptations to life in humid environments. Students cannot receive credit for this course and course 190A. Competitive selection based on application and interview during previous fall quarter. Will be offered in 2011–12 academic year. Enrollment restricted to graduate students. Concurrent enrollment in courses 290B and 290C required.

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Winter

Instructor

Nathaniel Dominy