https://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/rbtRevista de Biología Tropical ISSN Impreso: 0034-7744 ISSN electrónico: 2215-2075

Revista de Biología Tropical

Why publish in RBT?

  • Fully indexed journal: the Revista is included in Google Scholar, Current Contents, Science Citation Index, Biological Abstracts, etc.
  • The publication does not require a mandatory payment by the authors.
  • Articles are freely available online (Open Access) so they are more likely to be cited than articles from pay-only journals.
  • Rapid article processing and publication (4-8 months from submission to publication).
  • Widely read in countries with the highest biodiversity, where your article can have the greatest impact.
  • A dedicated staff gives you a personalized treatment.

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Our journal agrees with the norms of the Open Access Initiative, every published paper can be read or download from this website.

Our scope

  • Our journal publishes articles in all fields of tropical biology and conservation.

  • Selection criteria are the amount of new information, quality and interest to a general readership..

  • Studies with a strong experimental design, prolongued field work, and taxonomic-systematics studies of whole groups are accepted. We particularly welcome uninvited reviews that summarize information in a particular field of tropical biology, explaining what is known and what needs to be studied in the future.
  • Notes, short communications, range extensions and new species reports are no longer accepted.

We consider manuscripts in all theoretical and applied fields of tropical biology and conservation, with a preference to in-depth studies of general interest, based on significant samples, a solid experimental design and a modern quantitative analysis. We particularly welcome uninvited reviews that summarize information in a particular field of tropical biology, explaining what is known and what needs to be studied in the future This journal is aimed at specialized personnel in the field of Biology and Conservation of tropical organisms and environments.

We do not publish studies that only add details or cases to previously known phenomena, preliminary studies, communications, species lists, notes or other articles, or highly specialized reports of limited interest.

Selection criteria are the amount of new information, quality and interest to a general readership. 



Vol 65, No 4 (2017)

Table of Contents

Articles

Lucio Galaviz-Silva, Karla Carmelita Pérez-Treviño, Zinnia Judith Molina-Garza, Jesús Mario Iracheta-Villarreal, Eliud Alonso Lucero-Velasco
Kevin Daniel Alvarez Soraca, Cesar Enrique Tamaris Turizo, Cristian José Guzmán Soto
Hernán Jair Andrade, Milena A. Segura-Madrigal, Diana S. Canal-Daza, Alexandra Huertas-Gonzales, Carlos A. Mosos-Torres
Jose Edgardo Arevalo, Wataru Honda, Adrián Arce-Arias, Achim Häger
Cindy Julieth Celis, Jose Ricardo Cure
Carlos Chaverri, José F. Cicció
Bárbara Cruz Salazar, Consuelo Lorenzo, Eduardo Espinoza Medinilla, Sergio López
Bruna Mezzalira da Silva, Ana Aparecida Bandini Rossi, Juliana de Freitas Encinas Dardengo, Poliana Vicente Tiago, Greiciele Farias da Silveira, Sérgio Alessandro Machado Souza
Dennis Denis
Reginaldo José Donatelli, Donald P. Eaton, Guilherme Sementili-Cardoso, Renata Marques Vianna, Raphael Whitacker Gerotti, Fernanda Gonçalves Rodrigues, Rafael Martos Martins
Jonathan Franco López, Alma G. Santes González, Luis G. Abarca Arenas, Carlos Bedia Sánchez, Héctor Barrera Escorcia, José A. Martínez Pérez, Edgar Peláez Rodríguez, José L. Viveros Legorreta
Jorge Enrique Gil-Novoa
Luis Gibran Juárez-Hernández, Margarito Tapia-García
Juana Luis Diaz, Guillermo Ramos Blancas, Martín Martínez Torres, Agustín Carmona Castro, Benita Cedillo Ildefonso, Jesús Delgado Solís
Archana Nath, Santaram Joshi
Juan J. Schmitter-Soto, Birgit Schmook, Gerald A. Islebe, Rodrigo I. Pacheco-Díaz, Holger Weissenberger
Alexis Herminio Plasencia Vázquez, Griselda Escalona Segura, Yarelys Ferrer Sánchez
Alexis Herminio Plasencia Vázquez, Xiomara Gálvez-Aguilera, Yarelys Ferrer-Sánchez, Anay Serrano-Rodríguez
Jeimmy Paola Rico Mora, José Ernesto Mancera Pineda, Luis Alberto Guerra Vargas
Edgar Javier Rincón Barón, Yenny Magaly Castrillón Bolaños, Gerardo Andrés Torres, Fernando Alzate Guarin, Silvia Espinosa Matías
Abad Rodríguez Rodríguez, Silvia Mau Inchaustegui, Lilliana Piedra Castro, Ricardo Jiménez Montealegre, Juan Pablo Herrera Vargas
Mateo Donald Ruiz Bruce Taylor, José Luis Rangel Salazar, Paula Enríquez, Jorge L. León-Cortés, Carlos García-Estrada
Diana Patricia Tamaris, Hugo Fernando López, Nabhi Romero
Donald Raoul Tchuifon Tchuifon, Hui-Zhen Fu, Yuh-Shan Ho
Jony Ramiro Torres Velazquez, Dulce Infante-Mata, Alberto J. Sánchez, Alejandro Espinoza-Tenorio, Everardo Barba M.
Mario Valerio Velasco-García, Juan Ignacio Valdez-Hernández, Carlos Ramírez-Herrera, María Luisa Hernández-Hernández
Jose Alejandro Vergara Paternina, Jesús Ballesteros Correa, Carlos González Charrasquiel, Juan C. Linares Arias
Sebastián Villada-Bedoya, Fabiola Ospina Bautista, Lucimar G. Dias, Jaime Vicente Estévez Varón
Julián Monge Nájera

Special Article

Julián Monge-Nájera, Yuh-Shan Ho

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