page 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
groups 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.
find 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.
information presented in this section is the result
of groupwork and sponsoring from many people and
organizations. To all of them our sincere gratitud.
updated: june, 2004)
(last updated: june, 2004)
de familias (last updated: june, 2004)