Plants of Monteverde:

Identification and Other Resources

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Species Lists

Lists of plants recorded in the Monteverde region of the Cordillera de Tilarán in northern Costa Rica. Includes vascular plants growing above 700 m on either the Pacific or Atlantic slope near Monteverde.

Plant Identification Tools

(Keys, images, and species information for Costa Rican plants.)

Picture Key to Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae)

Text Key to Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae)

Key to Lauraceae of Monteverde

Links to Other Sites with Costa Rican Plants

Plant databases, species pages, keys, and images.

Publications about Costa Rican Plants

Papers and books dealing with plants that occur in Costa Rica. Literature about Monteverde plants.

Electronic Field Guide (EFG) home page

Connect to the EFG at the University of Massachusetts- Boston. An identification guide for Costa Rican clearwing butterflies (Ithomiinae) and common trees of Monteverde.

Images and text copyright © 2001 by William A. Haber, www.cs.umb.edu/efg
Created: 3 May 2001. Updated: 8 November 2001.