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Table 7 Amounts and economic value of fruits of columnar cacti currently extracted in the village of Quiotepec (n = 25)

From: Use of columnar cacti in the Tehuacán Valley, Mexico: perspectives for sustainable management of non-timber forest products

Species Average consumption (kg/year/household) Income (U.S. dollars) Average consumption (kg/year/whole village)
Escontria chiotilla (fruit) 9.29 (±9.62) $21.50 761.78
Neobuxbaumia tetetzo (flower bud) 2.81 (±3.75) $2.87 230.42
Pachycereus weberi (seeds) 0.308 (±9.04) $5.04 25.25
Myrtillocactus geometrizans (fruit) 0.11 (±0.44) - 9.02