Please check the syllabus for more information.
Below you'll find links to the lecture slides:
Lecture 1 - Introduction to comparative biology
Lectures 2-4 - Vertebrate origins and diversity
Lecture 5 - Vertebrate embryology
Lecture 6 - Mechanics and functional morphology
Lecture 7 - Skin
Lectures 8-9 - Cranial skeleton
Lecture 10 - Postcranial skeleton I
Lecture 11 - Postcranial skeleton II
Lectures 12-13 - Muscles and locomotion
Lectures 14-15 - Sensory systems
Lectures 16-17 - Nervous system
Lecture 18 - Brain
Lecture 19 - Endocrine System
Lecture 20 - Feeding I
Lecture 21 - Feeding II
Lecture 22 - Respiration
Lecture 23 - Circulation
Croc Pelvis and Pectoral Girdle
Croc Skull and Lower Jaw
Turtle Carapace and Plastron
Developmental Bio Links
This page has many of the diagrams that I printed out for use in class.
Be sure to click on the "Whole Mount" links for the 3-4 MM Frog, 24 Hr Chick, 33 Hr Chick, and 48 Hr Chick.
Muscle Dissection Links
This page has good images of shark and cat dissections. You can use them to quiz yourself.
This site has some labeled images of shark and mudpuppy dissections.
This site has some practice quizzes for muscle dissections.
Scroll down to "IV. The Muscular System," and find the relevant animals. You will want to use the Mudpuppy and Cat materials.