Branches of Biology

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Biology
the study of life, has many aspects to it and many specializations withing this broad field
Anatomy
the study of the structures of living organisms
Biochemistry
the study of the chemical reactions required for life to exist and function, usually a focus on the cellular level
Botany
the study of plants
Ecology
the study of the ecosystem as a complete unit, with and emphasis on how species and groups of species interact with other living beings and non-living elements
Entomology
the study of insects
Genetics
the study of genes and heredity
Histology
the study of cells and tissue, a microscopic branch of anatomy
Ichthyology
the study of fish
Mammology
the study of mammals
Herpetology
the study of reptiles
Microbiology
the study of microscopic organisms (microorganisms) and their interactions with other living things
Molecular Biology
the study of biology and biological functions at the molecular interactions with other living things
Ornithology
the study of birds
Paleontology
the study of fossils and sometimes geographic evidence of prehistoric life
Pathology
the study of diseases, and the causes, processes, nature, and development of disease
Parasitology
the study of parasites and parasitism
Physiology
the study of the functioning of living organisms and the organs and parts of living organisms
Zoology
the study of animals and animal life, including classification, physiology, development, and behavior
Bacteriology
the study of bacteria
Protozoology
the study of protozoan
Taxonomy
the study of naming (binomial nomenclature) and classifying organisms
Cytology
the study of cells
Immunology
the study of the immune system
Phycology
the study of fungi
Virology
the study of viruses
Anthropology
the study of the culture of human beings
Biogeography
the study of the distribution of living organisms on the face of the earth
Evolution
the study of the change in organisms over the course of time
Morphology
the study of different forms of organisms