Ethnobotanical notes from Amazonian Brazil

@article{Prance1972EthnobotanicalNF,
  title={Ethnobotanical notes from Amazonian Brazil},
  author={Ghillean Tolmie Prance},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  year={1972},
  volume={26},
  pages={221-237}
}
During the course of a year of field work in Amazonian Brazil in 1971, I visited four different tr ibes of Indians in widely separated localities (Fig. 1). While among these tribes, we were able to gather much ethnobotanical information, some of which is presented here. Many of the plants discussed have already been reported in other sources cited, but some of the plant uses given here are recorded for the first time. The principal aim of this study, however, is to provide well documented… CONTINUE READING

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