Biol 467 Evolution     Fall 2013


Peter Houde, Professor of Biology

Foster Hall Room 259

telephone 505 646 6019


office hours: Friday  4:00-5:00 or by appointment


View this page for

announcements of changes and updates in schedules of class, exams, and assignments

downloadable copies of printed materials distributed in class

study guides and sample exam questions


Study Guide 1 - for exam 1

Study Guide 2 - for exam 1

Study Guide 3 - for exam 2

Study Guide 4 - for exam 2

Homework problem set - for exam 2


Presentations: require Acrobat Reader

    Lecture Images 1

    Lecture Images 2

    Paraphyly Defined

    Early Vertebrates

    Evolution of Tetrapods

    Evolution of Birds

    Evolution of Mammals

    Evolution of Horses

    Evolution of Primates


Really Amusing Links (these are for real - not jokes!)

    "The earth is not moving" from The Fair Education Foundation, Inc.

    "Franklin's Lightning-rod" from A. D. White's 1898 "A History of the Warfare of Science with the Theology in Christendom." 

    "Project Pterosaur" from  R. Paley & Fellowship University

    "The Germ Theory: a faulty medical model"