CZDP-Crustacea - Coleção Zoológica Delta do Parnaíba-Crustacea

UFPI - Universidade Federal do Piauí
UFPI-MRV - Universidade Federal do Piauí - Campus Ministro Reis Velloso
CZDP Collection
Avenida São Sebastião, 2819 - Reis Velloso
Parnaíba - PI - Brazil

The Parnaiba Delta Zoological Collection was started from a pioneer project in the region, called PROBID (Biodiversity Project Delta ), which began in 2008 with financing of Funding Support Foundation for the Environment ( FNMA ) and counted wth logistic Support of ONG ICEP ( Cashew Island Institute Research and Development ) . In this project coordinated by teacher Dr. Jose Roberto S. A. Leite ( First curator of the Collection) were done Several inventories especially in relation to anfiobiofauna and carcinofauna of the region . Regarding the crustaceans, the collection account whole specimens and preserved in alcohol, for systematics and ecology Studies. The specimens are mainly from Piaui and Maranhao , representing a great sampling tool for these areas .

Online since: 23/09/2016
Last update: 12/06/2018

Number of records

Total: 70
Online: 70
Georeferenced: 48
(by municipality: 11)
With images: 0

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Coleção Zoológica Delta do Parnaíba, CZDP-Crustacea


Director or head of department:
Alexandro Marinho
Anderson Guzzi
Mário Sérgio Duarte Branco