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  • Influencia de características del hábitat urbano sobre la composición de escamas armadas (Coccomorpha: Diaspididae) y regulación por enemigos naturales en las palmas Dypsis lutescens y Phoenix roebeleni 

    Solano Gutiérrez, Minor Vicente (2024)
    El paisaje urbano es un hábitat alterado por el humano derivado de tierras naturales o agrícolas, que destaca principalmente por las plantas como su componente biológico más visible. Las palmas ornamentales, vitales en ...
  • Hydrodynamic analysis of the inner part of the Gulf of Nicoya, Costa Rica: Updating field measurements for coastal users 

    Calleja Apéstegui, Felipe; Gómez Ramírez, Eddy; Murillo Muñoz, Rafael Eduardo (2024-09-01)
    Although extensively studied, the inner region of the gulf of Nicoya (one of the main estuaries of Costa Rica) has a relatively low amount of research focused on its hydrodynamic. This represents a limitation for establishing ...
  • Global biogeography and diversification of a group of brown seaweeds (Phaeophyceae) driven by clade-specific evolutionary processes 

    Vieira, Christophe; Steen, Frédérique; D'hondt, Sofie; Bafort, Quinten; Tyberghein, Lennert; Fernández García, Cindy; Wysor, Brian; Tronholm, Ana; Mattio, Lydiane; Payri, Claude E.; Kawai, Hiroshi; Saunders, Gary; Leliaert, Frederik; Verbruggen, Heroen; De Clerck, Olivier (2021-01-07)
    Aim: Historical processes that shaped current diversity patterns of seaweeds remain poorly understood. Using Dictyotales, a globally distributed order of brown seaweeds as a model, we test if historical biogeographical and ...
  • Levelling-up rhodolith-bed science to address global-scale conservation challenges 

    Tuya, Fernando; Schubert, Nadine; Aguirre, Julio; Basso, Daniela; Bastos, Eduardo; Berchez, Flavio; Bernardino, Angelo; Bosch, Néstor E.; Burdett, Heidi L.; Espino, Fernando; Fernández García, Cindy; Francini Filho, Ronaldo B.; Gagnon, Patrick; Hall Spencer, Jason M.; Haroun, Ricardo; Hofmann, Laurie C.; Horta, Paulo A.; Kamenos, Nicholas A.; Le Gall, Line; Magris, Rafael A.; Martin, Sophie; Nelson, Wendy A.; Neves, Pedro; Olivé, Irene; Otero Ferrer, Francisco; Peña, Viviana; Pereira Filho, Guilherme H.; Ragazzola, Federica; Rebelo, Ana Cristina; Ribeiro, Cláudio; Rinde, Eli; Shoenrock, Kathryn; Silva, João; Sissini, Marina N.; Tâmega, Frederico Tapajós de Souza (2023)
    Global marine conservation remains fractured by an imbalance in research efforts and policy actions, limiting progression towards sustainability. Rhodolith beds represent a prime example, as they have ecological importance ...
  • Lesions in octocorals of the Costa Rican Caribbean during the 2015-2016 El Niño 

    Calderón Hernández, Alejandra; Urbina Villalobos, Andrea María; Mora Barboza, Cristián; Morales Acuña, Juan Alberto; Fernández García, Cindy; Cortés Núñez, Jorge (2021-06-01)
    Emerging infectious diseases affecting marine ecosystems are increasing worldwide. Nevertheless, there are very few histopathological analyses describing the tissue damage associated with a specific disease. This makes it ...
  • Gelidium gonzalezii sp.nov. (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) from the Mexican tropical Pacific based on molecular and morphological evidence 

    Quiroz González, Nataly; Ponce Márquez, María Edith; Fernández García, Cindy; Rodríguez Vargas, Dení Claudia (2020-09-11)
    There are currently 23 reported species of Gelidium in Mexican Pacific coastal waters. Many of these species require taxonomic verification. Gelidium sclerophyllum is a species reported from the northern Gulf of California ...
  • Ampliación del ámbito de distribución y primer registro de Colpomenia tuberculata (Ectocarpales, Scytosiphonaceae) para Nayarit, México 

    Quiroz González, Nataly; Fernández García, Cindy; León Álvarez, Daniel (2020)
    Se registraron por primera vez especímenes de un alga parda con una morfología que coincide con Colpomenia tuberculata en Nayarit. Se recolectaron muestras en dos localidades, playa Islitas y playa Platanitos, el material ...
  • New records of benthic marine macroalgae from the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica 

    Vega Álvarez, Greivin; Azofeifa Solano, Juan Carlos; Fernández García, Cindy; Soto Molinari, Rebeca; Rojas Angulo, Maricruz; Amador Fernández, Xaviera; Vargas Gamboa, Ajejandra (2018-04)
    Marine macroalgae are highly diverse and play an important role in marine ecosystems, influencing ecological processes. Recording the algae diversity with precise taxonomic identification is required to under- stand the ...
  • Size and distribution of rhodolith beds in the Loreto Marine Park: their role in coastal processes 

    Riosmena Rodríguez, Rafael; Lopez Calderón, Jorge Manuel; Mariano Melendez, Everardo; Sánchez Rodríguez, Alexandra; Fernández García, Cindy (2012-01)
    Size, species, growth form, and rhodolith-bed distribution in the Loreto Marine Park were evaluated, based on sampling undertaken in June and December 2009 and 2010. Extensive surveys on nine major beds were performed using ...
  • Ambientes y organismos marinos de la Reserva Biológica Isla del Caño, Área de Conservación Osa, Costa Rica 

    Cortés Núñez, Jorge; Guzmán Espinal, Héctor M.; Fonseca Escalante, Ana Cecilia; Alvarado Barrientos, Juan José; Fernández García, Cindy; Breedy Shadid, Odalisca; Segura Ruiz, Álvaro; Ruiz Campos, Eleazar (2009)
    La Reserva Biológica Isla del Caño es parte del Área de Conservación Osa (ACOSA) y está ubicada a 15 km de la Península de Osa, en el Pacífico sur de Costa Rica. La isla tiene varias playas y está rodeada de plataformas ...
  • Status of coral reefs and associated ecosystems in Southern Tropical America: Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panamá and Venezuela 

    Rodríguez Ramírez, Alberto; Bastidas, Carolina; Cortés Núñez, Jorge; Guzmán, Héctor M.; Leão, Zelinda; Garzón Ferreira, Jaime; Kikuchi, Ruy; Padovani Ferreira, Beatrice; Alvarado Barrientos, Juan José; Jiménez Centeno, Carlos; Fonseca Escalante, Ana Cecilia; Salas De la Fuente, Eva María; Nivia Ruiz, Jaime; Fernández García, Cindy; Rodríguez, Sebastian; Debrot, Denise; Cróquer, Aldo; Gil, Diego L.; Gómez López, Diana Isabel; Navas Camacho, Raúl; Reyes Nivia, María Catalina; Acosta, Alberto; Alvarado Ch., Elvira M.; Pizarro, Valeria; SanJuan, Adolfo; Herrón, Pilar; Zapata, Fernando A.; Zea, Sven; López Victoria, Mateo; Sánchez, Juan Armando (2008)
    Algae are the most abundant reef organisms in most of the countries; high coral cover does occur at numerous reef locations at the Caribbean (~70%) and Pacific (~95%) coasts. No major changes in live coral cover have ...
  • Flora Marina del Parque Nacional Isla del Coco, Costa Rica, Pacífico Tropical Oriental 

    Fernández García, Cindy (2008)
    Se presenta una descripción preliminar de la flora marina alrededor de la Isla del Coco como base para evaluar cambios a largo plazo. La recolección de datos se realizó en dos expediciones (setiembre 2006 y enero 2007). ...
  • Catálogo digital de las macroalgas marinas del Caribe de Costa Rica 

    Fernández García, Cindy; Azofeifa Solano, Juan Carlos; Bogantes Aguilar, Victoria; Vega Álvarez, Greivin; Guido Solano, Francinie; Farah Pérez, Aldo; Picado Marín, José Manuel; Artiñano Banegas, Irene; Sheridan Rodríguez, Carolina; Madrigal Mora, Sergio; Vanrell, María Antonia; Fabregat Malé, Sonia; Quesada Pérez, Fabio (2023)
    Sitio web interactivo, es un catálogo realizado con la cooperación de los estudiantes de los cursos de Ficología de la Universidad de Costa Rica del 2012, 2014, 2017, 2019 y a través de salidas de campo del proyecto C0-039 ...
  • Multidisciplinary approach to the study of large-format oil paintings 

    Calderón Mesén, Paula; Jaikel Víquez, Daniela; Barrantes Madrigal, Melissa Daniela; Sánchez Solís, Joseline; Mena Vega, Jean Paul; Arguedas Molina, Jazmín; Ureña Alvarado, Keilyn; Maynar Hernández, Gabriel; Santamaría Montero, Leonardo; Cob Delgado, María; Angulo Pardo, Estefanía; Vallejo, Felipe; Sandoval Gutiérrez, María Isabel; Durán Quesada, Ana María; Redondo Solano, Mauricio; Herrara Sancho, Oscar Andrey (2023-02)
    Cultural heritage has become a keystone for comprehending our society, as it represents and reflects our origins, passions, beliefs and traditions. Furthermore, it provides fundamental information about specific temporary ...
  • Flexible use of visual and acoustic cues during roost finding in Spix’s disc-winged bat (Thyroptera tricolor) 

    Gioiosa, Miriam; Araya Salas, Marcelo; Castillo Salazar, Christian Ángelo; Chaves Ramírez, Silvia Elena; Gioiosa, Maurizio; Rojas, Nazareth; Scaravelli, Dino; Chaverri Echandi, Gloriana (2023)
    The ability of an animal to detect environmental cues is crucial for its survival and fitness. In bats, sound certainly plays a significant role in the search for food, spatial navigation, and social communication. Yet, ...
  • Online or Face-to-Face Learning? College Students’ Perceptions in the Aftermath of the COVID-19 Pandemic 

    Morera Quesada, Georgina; Fallas Gabuardi, Viviana; Hernández Vargas, Roxana; Quirós Ruiz, Óscar Enrique; Chaverri Echandi, Gloriana (2023)
    Online learning has been available for more than two decades, but it was not up until the COVID-19 pandemic that most educational institutions had to adopt it in early 2020. This major shift brought about a large number ...
  • Aggressive vocalizations during intergroup interactions in roost defense in the Spix's disk-winged bat 

    Chaves Ramírez, Silvia Elena; Sagot, Maria; Sánchez Chavarría, Mariela; Chaverri Echandi, Gloriana (2023)
    Animals engage in agonistic interactions to gain exclusive access to territories and resources. Understanding these interactions in bats, however, has proven difficult given their high mobility and nocturnal habits. For ...
  • Simulación de escenarios de calentamiento por microondas para conocer las condiciones de la propagación de ondas de Bernstein electrónicas en el plasma del stellarator SCR-1 

    Solano Piedra, Ricardo (2024)
    El Laboratorio de Plasmas para Energía de Fusión y Aplicaciones del Tecnológico de Costa Rica alberga al Stellarator de Costa Rica 1 (SCR-1), el primer stellarator modular en Latinoamérica. Enfocado en la investigación de ...
  • Taxonomy of the Dictyota ciliolata–crenulata complex (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) 

    Tronholm, Ana; Alfonso Carrillo, Julio; Sansón, Marta; Leliaert, Frederik; Fernández García, Cindy; De Clerck, Olivier (2013-03-05)
    We reassessed the taxonomy of dentate Dictyota species formerly attributed to D. ciliolata and D. crenulata. Both taxa have long been assumed to be broadly distributed in tropical to warm-temperate seas. Recent molecular ...
  • Species diversity, phylogeny and large scale biogeographical patterns of the genus Padina (Phaeophyceae, Dictyotales) 

    Siberfeld, Thomas; Bittner, Lucie; Fernández García, Cindy; Cruaud, Corinne; Rousseau, Florence; de Reviers, Bruno; Leliaert, Frederik; Payri, Claude E.; De Clerck, Olivier (2013)
    The brown algal genus Padina (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) is distributed worldwide in tropical and temperate seas. Global species diversity and distribution ranges, however, remain largely unknown. Species-level diversity ...

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