Tropical Northwestern Atlantic province


This province covers the following ecoregions: 

Ecoregions of the Tropical Northwestern Atlantic province
Ecoregion Coverage Faunistic works
62. Bermudan Bermuda Anonymous, 1978 (protected species).
63. Bahamian Bahamas and the Bimini chain of Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands. Redfern, 2001, 2013 (Abaco, Bahamas)
64. Eastern Caribbean Virgin Islands, Anguilla, Saint Martin/St. Maarten, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts and Nevis, Barbuda, St. John's, Montserrat, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Barbados, Grenada. Paulmier, 200720142015 (French Antilles).
65. Greater Antilles Cuba, Hispaniola (Haiti and Dominican Republic), Puerto Rico, Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. Abbott, 1958 (Grand Cayman Island): Humphrey, 1975 (Jamaica).
66. Southern Caribbean Guajira District coastline, Colombia and Venezuelan coastline as well as several offshore islands (Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Los Roques, Margarita) nearby. Coomans, 1958, De Jong & Coomans, 1988 (Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao); Daccarett & Bossio, 2011 (Colombia).
67. Southwestern Caribbean Remaining Colombian coastline, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and NE Honduras. Petuch, 1981 (Venezuela and Colombia); Daccarett & Bossio, 2011 (Colombia).
68. Western Caribbean NW Honduras, Belize, and Quintana Roo coastline of Yucatan, Mexico. Vokes & Vokes, 1983 (Yucatan shallow water molluscs).
69. Southern Gulf of Mexico Remaining Caribbean coastline of Mexico to the USA border. Vokes & Vokes, 1983 (Yucatan shallow water molluscs); Rosenberg, Moretzsohn & Garcia, 2009 (Gulf of Mexico species list).
70. Floridian Florida Keys and the southern tip of Florida. Petuch & Sargent, 2011, 2012 (Florida Keys).

Each ecoregion has its own specific species composition with many endemic species and therefor its ow sub-page.

Several alternative divisions of this province were proposed. Diaz (1995) divided the Southern Caribbean ecoregion into two subprovinces: the Samarian-Venezuelan subrovince and the Goajira subprovince.

Faunistic works (whole province): Petuch (2013)

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith