Insect Collection


Describe and understand the diversity of insects in Honduras and in the Central American region, in both natural and managed ecosystems through continuous field and laboratory research;

Support the academic education of students and the development of scientific research in the country;

Care for and improve the largest and most comprehensive collection of insects in Honduras;

Serve as the diagnostic unit in the ZAMORANO community regarding agricultural, forest and urban pests, beneficial insects, and vectors of human and veterinary importance.

For visits and loans please contact the curator Dr. Jesus Orozco at: