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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 26.1308

Title: Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics.

Definition: A program that focuses on the theoretical and empirical study of the principles and processes underlying the origin and maintenance of biological taxonomic diversity; related biogeographical and evolutionary patterns; and studies of the origin, diversification, distribution, and extinction of species and lineages. Includes instruction in phylogenetic analysis, structural development and molecular evolution, classification and taxonomic theory, biological nomenclature, taxonomic assignment, evolutionary theory, biological surveys and inventories, computer modeling, and database building.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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26.1308 Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics. No substantive changes 26.1308 Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics.
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