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Table 4 Common designations by mestizos and Raramuris of some wild edible mushrooms of the Sierra Tarahumara (*Raramuri Language; **Nahuatl Name; 1 Local Names)

From: Knowledge and use of edible mushrooms in two municipalities of the Sierra Tarahumara, Chihuahua, Mexico

Specie Common allocations
Amanita caesarea complex *Morochike, *Morochic, *Morochiki, *Wicowi., 1Amarillo (Yellow), 1Árbol del hongo (Tree fungus), 1Faldita amarilla (Yellow skirt), 1Vestidito amarillo (Yellow dress), 1Hongo del agua (Water fungus)
Amanita rubescens *Sojáchic, *Sojáchi, *Serochi, *Sokowekeri, 1Hongo del agua (Water fungus)
Hypomyces lactifluorum 1Trompa de cochi (Pig trunk), *Sokowekeri, 1Trompa (Horn)
Russula brevipes *Repome, *Repomi, 1Bajío (Shallows), 1Semita (semite)
Laccaria laccata *Longongo
Boletus pinophilus *Serochako, 1Esponja (Sponge), 1Gorro del padre (Father’s bonnet)
Boletus edulis *Serochako, 1Esponja (Sponge), *Sonaka, 1Gorro del padre (Father’s bonnet), 1Panadero (Baker)
Auricularia polytricha 1Orejona (Big ears)
Ramaria aff. flava 1Cola de vaca (Tail of cow)
Hericium erinaceus *Cha’merówa
Lactarius indigo *Cuauhmiqui
Agaricus campestris 1Champiñón (Champignon), 1Hongo del prado (Fungi of lowland), 1Hongo del llano (Fungi of grass), 1Del monte (Of mount), *Wecowique, 1Llanero (Ranger), *Wecowi
Schizophyllum commune 1Hongo de la madera (Fungi of the timber), *Amuri, *Pim de amuri
Ustilago maydis **Huitlacoche, Hongo del maíz (Corn’s fungi), *witachori
Amanita muscaria *Guerechaka, *Gerechaka, 1Hongo malo (Bad fungi), 1rojo (red)
Amanita virosa *Kokohurcobi, 1Ángel malo (Bad angel), 1Ángel venenoso (Poisonous angel)