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Flashcards in Branches of Biology Deck (24):
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Agronomy

The science & economics of crop production

2

Anatomy

The internal structure of organisms

3

Anthropology

Humans, especially origins and culture

4

Bacteriology

Bacteria

5

Biochemistry

Chemical life processes

6

Biogeography

The geographical distribution of organisms

7

Botany

Plants

8

Cytology

Cells

9

Ecology

The relationships between organisms and their environment

10

Entomology

Insects

11

Embryology

The development of embryos

12

Ethology

Animal behaviors

13

Exobiology

Extraterrestrial living organisms

14

Genetics

Heredity or inheritance

15

Herpetology

Reptiles & amphibians

16

Horticulture

Growing of plants

17

Ichthyology

Fish

18

Microbiology

Microorganisms

19

Oceanography

Marine environments

20

Paleontology

Fossils

21

Physiology

Function of an organism

22

Taxonomy

Classification of organisms

23

Virology

Viruses

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Zoology

Animals