UFMT-CAP - Coleção de Artrópodes do Pantanal da Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso

UFMT - Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso
Instituto de Biologia, Departamento de Biologia e Zoologia
Av. Fernando Correa da Costa, Nº 2367, Bairro Boa Esperança
Cuiabá - MT - Brazil

The arthropod collection of the Bioscience Institute of the Federal University of Mato Grosso (PANTANALBIODAT/CAP/UFMT) comprises the most important organismic DATA BASE of the Pantanal region (Myriapoda: > 2000 specimens, Arachnida: > 3000 specimens, Insecta: > 18000 taxa of various taxonomic levels (genus and / or species). This collection is a result of 13 years of intensive field work by scientists of the Laboratory of Ecology and Taxonomy of Arthropods (LETA) in various Pantanal habitats.

Online since: 25/05/2012
Last update: 25/05/2012

Number of records

Total: 1,183
Online: 1,183
Georeferenced: 1,113
(by municipality: 67)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

Biologists, national and international, are invited to use the data for their scientific work. Data of taxa under present study by researchers associated with the UFMT will be made available only upon request.

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Coleção UFMT-CAP


Director or head of department:
Marcos André de Carvalho
Marinez Isaac Marques
Eliandra Meurer
Leandro Denis Battirola