Ethnozoological study in a tropical wildlife sanctuary of Eturunagaram in the Warangal district , Andhra Pradesh

@inproceedings{Benarjee2010EthnozoologicalSI,
  title={Ethnozoological study in a tropical wildlife sanctuary of Eturunagaram in the Warangal district , Andhra Pradesh},
  author={G. Benarjee and Kannan Srikanth and Govind Ramu and K Narasimha Ramulu},
  year={2010}
}
The ethnozoological practices using different animal products and their derivatives as medicine by the Koya and Guthikoya tribes in the Eturunagaram wild life sanctuary has been discussed. The study elucidates the use of 23 animals, which are described as folk medicine by the local tribal community. A field survey was conducted through interviews with a structured questionnaire revealed use of 23 species for the curing of various diseases. The zootherapeutic knowledge inherited since time… CONTINUE READING