Use and management of wild fauna by people of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley and surrounding areas, Mexico

  title={Use and management of wild fauna by people of the Tehuac{\'a}n-Cuicatl{\'a}n Valley and surrounding areas, Mexico},
  author={Mariana Zaraz{\'u}a-Carbajal and Michelle Ch{\'a}vez-Guti{\'e}rrez and Yessica Ang{\'e}lica Romero-Bautista and Selene Rangel-Landa and Ana Isabel Moreno-Calles and Lu{\'i}s F. Ramos and Sandra E. Smith and Jos{\'e} Blancas and Ek del Val and Ma del Coro Arizmendi and Alejandro Casas},
  journal={Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine},
Background Interactions between humans and fauna lay in the heart of the history of human subsistence. In Mesoamerica, the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley (TCV) harbours a high biodiversity with archaeological and ethnoecological evidence of its use by people inhabiting the area since at least 12,000 B.P. It is recognized as one of the most ancient areas of agriculture in the Americas, and a broad spectrum of management practices aimed to ensure the availability of desirable plants has been… 
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