CICIMAR-IPN Ichthyologic Collection

Interdisciplinary Center of Marine Sciences
National Polytechnic Institute
Av. Instituto Politécnico Nacional s/n
Col. 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


Dr. Jose de la Cruz Agüero
Curator of the Ichthyologic Collection
Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology

The CICIMAR-IPN Ichthyologic Collection can be considered as one of the most relevant ones in the ichthyologic field of the Mexican Pacific Ocean. It includes approximately 35% of the species recognized for our country.

The data base which belongs to SNIB has 5 530 registers corresponding to 128 families, 322 genera and 558 species collected in 358 localities.

Centro Interdisciplinario de Ciencias Marinas

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