Chapter

An Annotated List of Plants

David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender

in Mayo Ethnobotany

Published by University of California Press

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780520227217
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520926356 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520227217.003.0007
An Annotated List of Plants

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This chapter presents an annotated list of known to and used by Mayos for various purposes. This list contains some 370 species from 82 families for trees, shrubs, herbs, vines, and grasses. This chapter also discusses Mayo taxonomy and classification of vegetation and explains Mayo names for exotic species. The list includes Carlowrightia arizonica A. Gray, Agave aktites Gentry, and Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson.

Keywords: plants; Mayos; vegetation; exotic species; Carlowrightia arizonica A. Gray; Agave aktites Gentry; Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson; Mayo taxonomy

Chapter.  54713 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anthropology

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