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Department of Entomology
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Manhattan KS 66506-4004

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Department of Entomology

Course Title: Insect Taxonomy

Course number: ENTOM 710 

[Catalog link: http://catalog.k-state.edu/content.php?catoid=13&navoid=1340]

Delivery Method: On Campus  Credits:

Description: Offered in odd years. (3 credits). Laboratory study of insect order and family-group identification. Proper preparation and maintenance of adult insect collections. Lecture stresses the principles of systematics, legal principles of nomenclature, and the phylogeny of insects and their near relatives. For beginning graduate and advanced undergraduate students. One hour lecture and six hours lab a week.

Core Area: Fundamental Insect Science  Instructor: Gregory Zolnerowich  Semester: Fall, odd years  Prerequisites: ENTOM 300 OR ENTOM 312 AND 313. ENTOM 706 recommended but not required.