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Table 3 Free list of native fauna found in the past according to local population of the Pepital River in Alcântara, Brazil (n = 39)

From: Perceptions of environmental change and use of traditional knowledge to plan riparian forest restoration with relocated communities in Alcântara, Eastern Amazon

Portuguese common name English name Latin name Frequency Smith index
Veado Deer Mazama sp. 20 0.353
Porco-do-Mato Collared peccary Pecari tajacu 17 0.335
Paca Paca Cuniculus paca 15 0.304
Tatu Armadillo Tolypeutes tricinctus 14 0.186
Macaco Monkey n.i. primates 8 0.154
Catitu White-lipped peccary Tayassu pecari 8 0.150
Jacaré Caiman n.i. Crocodylia 6 0.138
Cotia Agouti Dasyproctidae prymnolopha 9 0.130
Capivara Capybara Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris 6 0.102
Pseudo-Reliability = 0.976