Table 9 Characteristic of the 59 communities and 24 localities where 1956 people were interviewed about their medicinal knowledge of palm use in northwestern South America (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia)

From: Patterns of Medicinal Use of Palms Across Northwestern South America

Locality Community Ecoregion Country Geographic coordinates Elevation (m) Ethnic group Number of informants
1 1 Angostura Amazon Colombia 1°17′42.12″S, 69°38′10.38″W 66 Multiethnic indigenous 16
1 2 Camaritagua Amazon Colombia 1°20′20.99″S, 69°35′3.76″W 81 Multiethnic indigenous 10
1 3 Centro Providencia Amazon Colombia 1°3′39.72″S, 70°14′24.15″W 105 Makuna 33
1 4 Curare Amazon Colombia 1°18′38.51″S, 69°43′18.83″W 86 Multiethnic indigenous 19
1 5 Loma Linda Amazon Colombia 1°13′45.63″S, 69°46′37.47″W 69 Multiethnic indigenous 8
1 6 Los Ingleses Amazon Colombia 1°22′32.89″S, 69°57′47.77″W 110 Multiethnic indigenous 5
1 7 San Francisco Amazon Colombia 1°6′35.38″S, 71°6′19.22″W 143 Miraña 7
1 8 Yucuna Amazon Colombia 1°18′11.42″S, 69°34′47.25″W 89 Multiethnic indigenous 19
2 9 San Martín de Amacayacu Amazon Colombia 3°46′29.85″S, 70°18′10.39″W 101 Tikuna 88
3 10 Dureno Amazon Ecuador 0°2′31.92″N, 76°41′42.54″W 241 Cofan 55
3 11 Pacuya Amazon Ecuador 0°19′21.09″S, 75°45′28.49″W 215 Cofan 13
3 12 Zábalo Amazon Ecuador 0°21′22.53″S, 75°40′46.31″W 210 Cofan 14
4 13 Kapawi Amazon Ecuador 2°32′24.17″S, 76°50′19.37″W 257 Achuar 34
4 14 Kusutkau Amazon Ecuador 2°30′47.03″S, 76°53′49.29″W 250 Achuar 10
4 15 Wayusentsa Amazon Ecuador 2°26′29.87″S, 76°55′7.16″W 260 Achuar 21
5 16 San Martín Amazon Peru 4°41′27.00″S, 74°24′4.00″W 116 Cocama 87
6 17 El Chino Amazon Peru 4°18′14.80″S, 73°13′6.00″W 94 Mestizo 79
7 18 Santa Ana Amazon Peru 4°3′25.57″S, 73°8′5.60″W 98 Mestizo 89
8 19 Cusu Chico Amazon Peru 5°4′33.40″S, 78°18′3.00″W 295 Aguaruna 13
8 20 Nueva Samaria Amazon Peru 4°57′43.40″S, 78°19′43.60″W 370 Aguaruna 20
8 21 Yamayakat Amazon Peru 5°3′19.90″S, 78°20′16.50″W 338 Aguaruna 36
9 22 San Juan Amazon Peru 12°44′11.44″S, 69°31′42.22″W 254 Mestizo 4
9 23 Santa Rosa Amazon Peru 12°54′15.75″S, 70°6′26.58″W 356 Mestizo 24
9 24 Santo Domingo Amazon Peru 12°42′14.94″S, 69°27′7.05″W 229 Mestizo 7
9 25 Unión Progreso Amazon Peru 12°46′50.73″S, 69°35′53.54″W 232 Mestizo 14
9 26 Villa Santiago Amazon Peru 13°0′57.40″S, 70°20′56.50″W 331 Mestizo-Amakaeri 40
10 27 Palma Real Amazon Peru 12°30′39.79″S, 68°46′35.16″W 208 Ese Eja 89
11 28 Puerto Yaminahua Amazon Bolivia 10°56′27.40″S, 69°25′39.80″W 289 Yaminahua 18
12 29 26 de Octubre Amazon Bolivia 11°08′55.04″S, 60°01′02.44″W 156 Mestizo 38
12 30 El Hondo Amazon Bolivia 11°02′9.60″S, 65°46′37.40″W 179 Mestizo 9
12 31 Santa María Amazon Bolivia 11°07′9.90″S, 65°56′19.04″W 176 Mestizo 41
13 32 Alto Ivón Amazon Bolivia 11°52′24.90″S, 66°2′10.60″W 148 Chácobo 56
13 33 Motacuzal Amazon Bolivia 11°51′42.29″S, 66°4′44.25″W 151 Chácobo 24
13 34 Puerto Tujure Amazon Bolivia 11°50′21.44″S, 66°2′20.31″W 156 Chácobo 1
13 35 Tokyo Amazon Bolivia 11°48′7.67″S, 66°0′24.92″W 173 Chácobo 7
14 36 Nuevo San Juan del Isiboro Amazon Bolivia 16°34′5.78″S, 65°32′14.99″W 224 Yuracaré 6
14 37 San Antonio Amazon Bolivia 16°23′55.66″S, 65°54′44.45″W 296 Yuracaré 14
14 38 San Benito Amazon Bolivia 16°32′32.81″S, 65°30′22.22″W 216 Yuracaré 17
14 39 Sanandita Amazon Bolivia 16°31′43.8′S, 65°28′35.3′W 207 Yuracaré 13
14 40 Secejsama Amazon Bolivia 16°32′36.4′S, 65°30′58.9′W 217 Yuracaré 16
15 41 Juisanoy Andes Colombia 1°8′45.10″N, 77°0′14.82″W 2200 Camsá-Inga 11
15 42 Santiago Andes Colombia 1°8′45.10″N, 77°0′14.82″W 2100 Inga 76
16 43 Nanegalito Andes Ecuador 0°3′43.83″N, 78°40′30.81″W 1600 Mestizo 86
17 44 Mindo Andes Ecuador 0°2′45.33″S, 78°45′51.42″W 1280 Mestizo 87
18 45 Aviación Andes Peru 6°21′50.80″S, 76°29′12.60″W 1041 Chanka 22
18 46 Lamas Wayku Andes Peru 6°25′26.86″S, 76°31′21.30″W 782 Chanka 68
19 47 Irimo Andes Bolivia 15°5′59.02″S, 68°14′6.20″W 1010 Leco 50
19 48 Munaypata Andes Bolivia 15°1′5.10″S, 68°14′6.20″W 1157 Leco 18
19 49 Pucasucho Andes Bolivia 14°47′56.60″S, 68°14′2.00″W 1553 Leco 21
20 50 Correo Andes Bolivia 14°53′17.82″S, 68°29′0.85″W 1275 Leco-Mestizo 32
20 51 Illipanayuyo Andes Bolivia 14°57′10.11″S, 68°30′50.96″W 1053 Leco 24
20 52 Santo Domingo Andes Bolivia 14°46′50.60″S, 68°35′55.95″W 1420 Leco 33
21 53 Puerto Pervel Chocó Colombia 5°23′44.29″N, 76°42′58.22″W 63 Afro-American 86
22 54 Aguacate Chocó Colombia 5°12′2.51″N, 77°10′17.19″W 109 Emberá 44
22 55 Villanueva Chocó Colombia 5°6′15.23″N, 77°11′46.13″W 49 Emberá 44
23 56 Puerto Quito Chocó Ecuador 0°7′21.00″N, 79°15′55.02″W 145 Mestizo 88
24 57 Chigüilpe Chocó Ecuador 0°15′41.70″S, 79°6′14.17″W 437 Tsa’chila 33
24 58 El Poste Chocó Ecuador 0°15′35.64″S, 79°12′21.57″W 450 Tsa’chila 2
24 59 Peripa Chocó Ecuador 0°15′35.64″S, 79°12′21.57″W 450 Tsa’chila 17