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Table 11 Family Use Values (FUV) of most popular plant families calculated from estimated and actual Index Use Values of species and number of native and introduced species per family

From: Use and valuation of native and introduced medicinal plant species in Campo Hermoso and Zetaquira, Boyacá, Colombia

Family Native Introd. FUV est. CH FUV est. Zq FUV est. Both FUV act. CH FUV act. Zq FUV act. Both
Asteraceae 4 6 0.26 0.28 0.27 0.16 0.16 0.16
Lamiaceae 2 5 0.48 0.59 0.55 0.36 0.43 0.40
Apiaceae 1 3 0.22 0.20 0.21 0.14 0.19 0.17
Rutaceae 0 4 0.67 0.58 0.62 0.39 0.43 0.41
Verbenaceae 4 0 0.53 0.58 0.56 0.39 0.35 0.37
Malvaceae 0 3 0.29 0.07 0.15 0.10 0.04 0.07
Solanaceae 1 2 0.29 0.15 0.20 0.08 0.05 0.07
Urticaceae 2 1 0.48 0.24 0.33 0.23 0.13 0.17
Acanthaceae 2 0 0.13 0.40 0.30 0.00 0.12 0.08
Alliaceae 0 2 0.22 0.22 0.22 0.13 0.06 0.09
Amaranthaceae 1 1 0.44 0.28 0.34 0.31 0.14 0.21
Bignoniaceae 2 0 0.50 0.10 0.26 0.38 0.06 0.18
Commelinaceae 1 1 0.09 0.08 0.09 0.06 0.04 0.05
Myrtaceae 1 1 0.44 0.34 0.38 0.25 0.04 0.12
Phytolaccaceae 2 0 0.31 0.04 0.15 0.25 0.00 0.10
Piperaceae 2 0 0.47 0.04 0.21 0.31 0.00 0.12
Adoxaceae 0 1 0.56 0.72 0.66 0.25 0.24 0.24
Aristolochiaceae 0 1 0.75 0.64 0.68 0.00 0.04 0.02
Asphodelaceae 0 1 0.63 0.64 0.63 0.63 0.60 0.61
Plantaginaceae 0 1 0.81 0.32 0.51 0.31 0.16 0.22
Poaceae 0 1 0.44 0.56 0.51 0.50 0.60 0.56
  1. Bold = plant families with higher number of species (>2); italics = plant families with two plant species; underlined = plant families with one species but high FUV. Est. = estimated; act. = actual; CH = Campo Hermoso; Zq = Zetaquira; both = both municipalities together.