Lecture: 3 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3

AQU 255 – Invertebrate Culture

Prerequisites: BIO 111 Corequisites: None

This course introduces techniques used in the culture of a variety of species of freshwater and marine invertebrates. Topics include culture of aquatic invertebrates for a variety of purposes: as live food for larval fish, for human consumption, and for the pharmaceutical industry. Upon completion, students should be able to discuss propagation techniques for a variety of invertebrate species used in diverse applications.