contains taxonomic and geographic information about the groups of organisms
that are investigated at INBio, for which they have been collected in
Costa Rica. Most of these specimens are kept in the biological collections
of the institute and the associated information has been entered, validated
and organized in Atta, the system of information on biodiversity.
of organisms mentioned include animals, plants and fungi. The animals
are represented by marine and terrestrial molluscs, nematodes and arthropods
(insects and spiders). The plant group covers the country´s flora,
and the fungi group covers macro and microfungi.
the information associated with the specimens, please select one of
the three names of kingdoms indicated in this page. If you choose the
option "Lists of families" (plants), your search will start
at the family level.
presented in this section is the result of groupwork and sponsoring
from many people and organizations. To all of them our sincere gratitud.
updated: March, 2004)
(last updated: March, 2004)
de familias (last updated: March, 2004)