Marsupial Mammals of the World [S-20-34]
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||4 Sessions 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Fri 1:30 PM 04/17, 04/24, 05/01, 05/08|
There are 50 species of marsupials in Australia, and there are also ten species of marsupials, including our local opossums, between Canada and Argentina. We will discuss some of these American species in detail with emphasis on their ecology and their distinctive reproductive biology.
Roy Horst has been studying mammals his entire professional career. He has presented many courses for SOAR on a variety of animals – from bats to bears. Fall 2017, he was presented with the Leon LeBeau SOARING Educator Award. Roy is a professor emeritus in biology at SUNY Potsdam.
NOTE: Roy will provide a short outline on day 1.