Insecta of Costa Rica (INBio) (INBio-Insecta)

Occurrence records of the Insecta class collected, identified, digitized, and published by the National Biodiversity Institute (INBio) of Costa Rica.

Biodiversity Informatics Applications Developer: Manuel Vargas,
Information Technology Manager: María Auxiliadora Mora,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 5 October 2023
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
National Biodiversity Institute (INBio) of Costa Rica
Santa Rosa de Santo Domingo de Heredia
Santo Domingo 22-3100, Heredia   
Costa Rica
Collection Statistics
  • 45,207 specimen records
  • 45,207 (100%) georeferenced
  • 28,108 (62%) identified to species
  • 5 families
  • 94 genera
  • 186 species
  • 186 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics