Jorge Cortés

Jorge Cortés

Centro de Investigación en Ciencias del Mar y Limnología (CIMAR)

CIMAR, Ciudad de la Investigación Universidad de Costa Rica San Pedro, 11501-2060 San José Costa Rica

Research interests

Coral reef ecology Marine biodiversity Corals Conservation Deep sea biology


  Please note that only publications relevant to mesophotic reefs are indexed.

Diversity and biology of deep-water Crustaceans in Costa Rica | chapter
Azofeifa-Solano JC, Cortés J (2020)
in: Deep-Sea Pycnogonids and Crustaceans of the Americas (Springer) by Hendrickx M
Coordinated hunting behaviors of mixed-species groups of piscivores and associated species at Isla del Coco National Park (Eastern Tropical Pacific) | article
Auster PJ, Cortés J, Alvarado JJ, Beita-Jiménez A (2019)
Neotrop Ichthyol 17:e180165

facilitative behavioral interactions between deepwater piscivores at isla del coco national park and las gemelas seamount, Costa Rica | article
Auster PJ, Sánchez-Jiménez A, Rodríguez-Arrieta JA, Quesada AJ, Pérez C, Naranjo-Elizondo B, Blum S, Cortés J (2016)
Rev Biol Trop 64:187-S196

updated catalogue of bony fishes observed in deep waters at isla del coco national park and las gemelas seamount, costa rica (eastern tropical paci... | article
Sánchez-Jiménez A, Naranjo-Elizondo B, Rodríguez-Arrieta A, Quesada AJ, Blum S, McCosker JE, Robertson DR, Auster PJ, Cortés J (2018)
Rev Biol Trop 66:S1-S113

First record of the genus Paracaristius (Perciformes: Caristiidae) from the Pacific of Central America, with comments on their association with the... | article
Angulo A, Naranjo-Elizondo B, Corrales-Ugalde M, Cortés J (2014)
Mar Biodivers Rec 7:e132

Isla del Coco, Costa Rica, Eastern Tropical Pacific | chapter
Cortés J (2019)
in: isla del coco, costa rica, eastern tropical Pacific () by Loya Y, Puglise KA, Bridge TC
Observations of litter deposited in the deep waters of Isla del Coco National Park, Eastern Tropical Pacific | article
Naranjo-Elizondo B, Cortés J (2018)
Front Mar Sci 5:91

Characterization of deepwater invertebrates at Isla del Coco National Park and Las Gemelas Seamount, Costa Rica | article
Starr RM, Cortés J, Barnes CL, Green K, Breedy O (2012)
Rev Biol Trop 60:303-319

Life to 450 m depth at Isla del Coco, Costa Rica | article
Cortés J, Blum S (2008)
Rev Biol Trop 56:189-206

Research keywords
Research platform experience
  SCUBA (open-circuit or unspecified)
  Manned Submersible
  Dredging / trawling
  Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Research summary (from publications)