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Malacology - MB170P34
Title: Malakologie
Czech title: Malakologie
Guaranteed by: Department of Zoology (31-170)
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Actual: from 2006
Semester: summer
E-Credits: 3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Note: enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: doc. RNDr. Lucie Juřičková, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): doc. RNDr. Lucie Juřičková, Ph.D.
Mgr. Ondřej Korábek, Ph.D.
Annotation -
Please note, the lectures are given in Czech language. English version of the course can be requested in advance if there are at least 3 students.
Evolution, Anatomy, Biology and Systematic of phyllum Mollusca (Caudofoveata, Solenogastres, Polyplacophora, Monoplacophora, Scaphopoda, Bivalvia, Gastropoda, Cephalopoda), importance of this group for Ecology, Quaternary Stratigraphy, Nature Conservation, Parazitology. Determination of some important species of the Czech molluscan fauna, disection of the slug or snail.
Last update: Juřičková Lucie, doc. RNDr., Ph.D. (23.01.2007)
Literature -

Fechter, R., Falkner, G. (1990): Weichtiere. Eupäische Meeres- und Binnenmollusken. Mosaik Verlag. München.

Ložek V. (1956): Klíč československých měkkýšů. Nakladatelství SAV. Bratislava.

Wilbur K., ed. (1988): The Mollusca, Volume 11. Form and Function. Academic Press, INC. London.

Last update: Peterková Jindřiška, Ing. (25.10.2019)
Requirements to the exam - Czech

Zkoušení probíhá ústně, studenti mají k dospozici presentace přednášek a doporučenou literaturu.

Last update: Juřičková Lucie, doc. RNDr., Ph.D. (25.10.2011)
Syllabus -

1. Phylogeny and bauplan of Phylum Mollusca, shell and its development; radula as unique structure and its use in taxonomy

2. Aplacophora - Caudofoveata and Solenogastres (cuticula, ontogenesis, biology, morphology and habitats etc.); Helcionellida; Tergomya

3. Monoplacophora (living fossil, importance in taxonomy etc.); Polyplacophora (anatomy, morfology, biology); Scaphopoda (anatomy, morphology, biology); Rostroconchia

4. Cephalopoda (anatomy, morphology, biology, taxonomy)

5. Bivalvia (anatomy, morphology, biology, taxonomy)

6. Gastropoda - Prosobranchia, Opistobranchia (anatomy, morphology, biology, taxonomy)

7. Gastropoda - Pulmonata (anatomy, morphology, biology, taxonomy), importance of Mollusca in parasitology, stratigraphy, alien species, zoogeography

8. Determination of some important species of the Czech molluscan fauna, dissection of the slug or snail.

Last update: JPROKOP (30.04.2007)
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