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Jardin Botanico Regional del CICY

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Mexico - Yucatan - Merida

Institution Code: CICY

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardin Botanico Regional del CICY
Centro de Investigacion Cientifica de Yutacan (CICY)
Calle 43 No. 130, Colonia Chuburná de Hidalgo
Yucatan 97200 Mexico

Telephone: 00 52 (99) 81 39 14
Fax: 00 52 (99) 81 39 00
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dr. Roger Orellana Lanza
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1983
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 21.0599
    Longitude: -89.3904
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Agavaceae (32 taxa - 8 native), Cactaceae (16 spp - 15 native), Orchidaceae (72 spp., Encyclia (8sp) Epidendrum (8sp), Palmae (12 spp - 11 native), sand dune scrub and deciduous tropical forest, thorn forest, ornamentals, medicinals, aquatics, epiphytes,

Conservation Programmes

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Education Programmes