Estudo etnobotânico de Mauritia flexuosa L. f. (Arecaceae) em comunidades ribeirinhas do Município de Abaetetuba, Pará, Brasil

  title={Estudo etnobot{\^a}nico de Mauritia flexuosa L. f. (Arecaceae) em comunidades ribeirinhas do Munic{\'i}pio de Abaetetuba, Par{\'a}, Brasil},
  author={Ronize S Santos and M{\'a}rlia Coelho-Ferreira},
  journal={Acta Amazonica},
  • Ronize S Santos, Márlia Coelho-Ferreira
  • Published 2012
  • Geography
  • Acta Amazonica
  • The miriti (Mauritia flexuosa L.f.) is of great cultural and economic importance in the county of Abaetetuba, Para state, principally to make artisanal crafts and products. Given the significance of this species in Abaetetuba the purpose of this study was to gather information on the use of these fronds. A representative sample from four Abaetetuba communities, Sirituba, Tauera, Acaraqui and Arapapuzinho (n=45), was selected to participate in a local mapping workshop conducted by the Miriti… CONTINUE READING
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