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Marine Biodiversity in the Caribbean: Regional Estimates and Distribution Patterns
This paper provides an analysis of the distribution patterns of marine biodiversity and summarizes the major activities of the Census of Marine Life program in the Caribbean region. The coastalExpand
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Areas coralinas de Colombia
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Fluvial fluxes into the Caribbean Sea and their impact on coastal ecosystems: The Magdalena River, Colombia
Abstract The Magdalena, a world-class river, in the top ten in terms of sediment load ∼ 150 MT/yr, is the largest river discharging directly into the Caribbean Sea. Data on water discharge, sedimentExpand
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Marine Biodiversity in the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of South America: Knowledge and Gaps
The marine areas of South America (SA) include almost 30,000 km of coastline and encompass three different oceanic domains--the Caribbean, the Pacific, and the Atlantic--ranging in latitude from 12∘NExpand
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Moluscos del Caribe Colombiano
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Gorgonian communities in two contrasting environments on oceanic atolls of the southwestern Caribbean
Gorgonian assemblages were surveyed on two oceanic atolls in the southwestern Caribbean Sea (Albuquerque Cays and Courtown Cays, Colombia). Classification analysis showed two well defined assemblagesExpand
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Distribution and structure of the southernmost Caribbean coral reefs: Golfo de Uraba, Colombia
The Gulf of Uraba represents the southernmost portion of the Caribbean Sea. Due to the large amounts of sediment and freshwater discharged by the Atrato river and several minor streams, waterExpand
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Marine biodiversity in Colombia: Achievements, status of knowledge, and challenges
Colombia es reconocido como un pais megadiverso con base en la cantidad de especies de plantas y animales terrestres que posee. Esto, debido, entre otras cosas, a que tiene costas sobre el mar CaribeExpand
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