General Entomology (Zoo-311)

External structure: cuticle structure and function, structure of head, thorax and abdomen; internal structure (anatomy): structure of the digestive, excretory, circulatory, respiratory, nervous and endocrine systems and types and functions of hormones; structure of the reproductive system; insect growth and development (metamorphosis): eggs and fertilization, types of larvae and pupae; general insect taxonomy: apterygota, pterygota (exopterygota and endopterygota).

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