Malacological Fauna Malacológica from El Vizcaino, B.C.S.
Biosphere Reserve (CICIMAR-IPN)

Interdisciplinary Center of Marine Sciences, IPN
Av. Instituto Politécnico Nacional s/n
Col. Playa Palo de Santa Rita
Apdo. Postal 592
23096 La Paz, B.C.S., Mexico
Phone: (612)123 4658, 123 4734 y 123 4666
Fax (612) 122 5322


M. en C. Leonardo Andres Abitia Cardenas
Head of the Project
Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology

Dr. Oscar Holguin Quiñonez
Head of the Malacological Collection
Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology

Since its foundation CICIMAR-IPN has been working on the research and survey of ichthyofauna, malacofauna, and marine phycoflora throughout the main areas of South Baja California.

This database, which belongs to SNIB,includes information on the Laguna Ojo de Liebre from the El Vizcaino Biosphere reserve, with a total of 1 080 curatorial records from 23 families, 31 genera and 34 species.

Interdisciplinary Center of Marine Sciences

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