Esta es la publicación de un suplemento en la Revista de Biología Tropical sobre “Investigaciones Científicas en el Pacífico Norte de Costa Rica y Pacífico Sur de Nicaragua”. Con énfasis en Bahía Salinas y Golfo de Santa Elena y en el Golfo de Papagayo. Este suplemento contiene trabajos que incluyen estudios temas terrestres y marino-costeros, así como temas de manejo y otros aspectos socioeconómicos relevantes. Estas contribuciones serán de gran apoyo para el desarrollo de la investigación y la conservación de esa región de Costa Rica y sur de Nicaragua.

Articles

Geological background and structure of the northwestern coastline of Costa Rica

Juan-Pablo Solano, Ana-Teresita Aguilar, María-del-Pilar Madrigal, Wendy Pérez, Carlos-Alonso Vargas, María-Marta Chavarría, Percy Denyer

S36-S59 |

Projected Climate Changes of CMIP5 models in La Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Hugo-G. Hidalgo, Eric-J. Alfaro, Paula-M. Pérez-Briceño

S60-S73 |

Hydrographic variability in the Gulf of Papagayo, Costa Rica during 2017-2019

Sergio Cambronero-Solano, Alexandre Tisseaux-Navarro, José-Mauro Vargas-Hernández, Juan-P. Salazar-Ceciliano, Rosario Benavides-Morera, Isabel Quesada-Ávila, Carlos Brenes-Rodríguez

S74-S93 |

Analysis of warm and cool events in the Gulf of Papagayo through diving data: A Citizen Science approach

Andrés Escoto-Murillo, Eric-J. Alfaro

S94-S104 |

Spatial and temporal dynamics of the hydrology at Salinas Bay, Costa Rica, Eastern Tropical Pacific

Alejandro Rodríguez, Eric-J. Alfaro, Jorge Cortés

S105-S126 |

Forcing of cool and warm subsurface water events in Bahía Salinas, Costa Rica

Eric-J. Alfaro, Jorge Cortés

S127-S141 |

Mesozooplankton responses to oceanographic conditions across different scales in Salinas Bay, Northern Pacific coast of Costa Rica during 2011-2013

Álvaro Morales-Ramírez, Ivana Till Pons, Eric J. Alfaro, Marco Corrales-Ugalde, Carolina Sheridan-Rodríguez

S142-S159 |

Subtidal habitats diversity of Santa Elena Peninsula and Murciélago Islands, North Pacific, Costa Rica

Cindy Fernández-García, Carolina Salas-Moya, Sebastián Mena, Juan Carlos Azofeifa-Solano, Juan José Alvarado

S160-S179 |

Checklist of invertebrates and conspicuous fishes in rocky reefs and Sargassum beds in the North Pacific of Costa Rica

Alvin Suárez, Rafael Riosmena-Rodríguez, Jorge Cortés

S180-S193 |

Condition of the Playa Blanca coral reef, Punta Gorda, one of the most extensive reefs on the Pacific of Costa Rica

Mauricio Méndez-Venegas, Carlos Jiménez, Giovanni Bassey-Fallas, Jorge Cortés

S194-S207 |

Black coral forests in the Guanacaste Conservation Area, Costa Rica: species and distribution

Wendolyn Matamoros-Calderón, Minor Lara, Odalisca Breedy

S208-S218 |

Ascidian diversity of Costa Rica, including new records for the North Pacific

Kaylen González-Sánchez, Bryan Flores-Alvarado, Paula Montiel-Barrantes, Gonzalo Gómez-Arce, Juan-José Alvarado

S234-S245 |

The devil is coming: Feeding behavior of juvenile Munk’s devil rays (Mobula munkiana) in very shallow waters of Punta Descartes, Costa Rica

Nathalie Porsiel, Sebastián Hernández, Damien Cordier, Maike Heidemeyer

S256-S266 |

Diversity of white spot patterns in the eagle ray Aetobatus laticeps (Myliobatiformes: Aetobatidae) in the north Pacific coast of Costa Rica

Diego Fallas-Madrigal, Alejandra Castelo-Corona, Diego Mejías, Steve Stephens-Cárdenas, Jennyfer Astorga-Arias, José-L. Molina-Quirós, Sebastián Hernández

S267-S276 |

Ichthyofauna of the rocky intertidal zone of the Guanacaste Conservation Area, North Pacific of Costa Rica; diversity and ecological and biogeographic aspects

Arturo Angulo, Francisco Martínez-Servín, Eloísa Torres-Hernández, Omar Domínguez-Domínguez, Jorge Cortés

S277-S296 |

Cetacean diurnal behavior in the Guanacaste Conservation Area, Costa Rica

Damián Martínez-Fernández

S304-S312 |