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Table 2 Plant species used by the Lami fishing community

From: Traditional botanical knowledge of artisanal fishers in southern Brazil

Family species/popular name Habit Origin Source Use Part of plant used
Amaranthaceae
Alternanthera brasiliana (L.) Kuntze/ penicilina, ampicilina HE E CL ME LE
Amaryllidaceae      
Allium ampeloprasum L./alho-poró HE E CL CO EP
Allium fistulosum L./cebolinha HE E CL CO EP
Allium sativum L./alho HE E CL CO EP
Anacardiaceae
Schinus terebinthifolia Raddi/aroeira AR N EX FI BA
Annonaceae
Annona sp./fruta-do-conde AR E CL FO FR
Apiaceae
Foeniculum vulgare Mill./funcho HE E CL ME LE
Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Fuss. Hoffm./salsa HE E CL CO/ME LE/RO
Aristolochiaceae
Aristolochia triangularis Cham./      
cipó-milongo ou cipó-mil-homens CL N EX ME EP
Asparagaceae      
Aloe arborescens Mill./babosa SH E CL ME LE
Aloe maculata All./babosa-folha-gorda SH E CL ME LE
Sansevieria trifasciata Prain/ espada-de-são-jorge HE E CL MY LE
Asteraceae
Achillea millefolium L./canforeira SH E CL ME EP
Achyrocline satureioides (Lam.) DC./marcela HE N PU/EX ME FL
Artemisia absinthium L./losna HE E CL ME LE
Baccharis sp./carqueja HE N EX ME LE
Chaptalia nutans (L.) Pol./cachimbinha HE N CL ME LE
Gamochaeta sp./transagem HE N CL ME LE
Gochnatia polymorpha (Less.) Cabrera /cambará AR N PU FI ST/AP
Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch.Bip. ex Walp. /figatil SH E CL ME LE
Helianthus annuus L./girassol HE E PU ME SE
Hypochaeris chillensis (Kunth) Hieron./radicci, almeirão-do-mato HE N EX FO EP
Lactuca sativa L./alface HE E CL FO LE
Mikania laevigata Sch. Bip. ex Baker/ guaco CL N CL ME LE
Tanacetum vulgare L./ catinga-de-mulata, palma-crespa, palma-de-arnica HE E CL ME LE/EP
Basellaceae
Anredera cordifolia (Ten.) Steenis/ nó-de-cachorro, palma-gorda, planta-para-anemia CL N CL/EX FO/ME LE/ST
Bignoniaceae
Dolichandra unguis-cati (L.) L.G.Lohmann /cipó-unha-de-gato CL N EX ME EP
Handroanthus heptaphyllus (Vell.) Mattos /ipê-roxo AR N PU FI ST/AP
Bromeliaceae
Bromelia antiacantha Bertol./ bananinha-do-mato HE N EX FO/ME FR
Caricaceae
Carica papaya L./mamoeiro SH E CL FO FR
Combretaceae
Terminalia australis Cambess./ amarilho AR N EX FI BA
Convolvulaceae
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Poir./ batata-doce HE E CL FO RO
Costaceae
Costus spiralis (Jack.) Roscoe/cana-do-brejo SH E CL ME AP/LE
Cucurbitaceae
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai/melancia HE E CL FO FR
Cucumis melo L./melão HE E CL FO FR
Sechium edule (Jack.) Sw./chuchu CL E CL FO/ME LE/FR
Equisetaceae
Equisetum hyemale L./cavalinha HE E CL ME EP
Erythroxylaceae
Erythroxylum argentinum O. E. Schulz/cocão AR N CL/EX FW/ME/FI BA/AP
Euphorbiaceae
Euphorbia prostrata Aiton/ quebra-pedra-rasteiro HE N CL ME LE
Euphorbia tirucalli L./avelã SH E CL ME AP
Manihot esculenta Crantz/aipim HE E CL FO RO
Sebastiania schottiana (Müll. Arg.) Müll. Arg./ sarandi AR N EX FI AP
Sebastiania sp./branquilho AR N EX FW AP
Fabaceae
Apuleia leiocarpa (Vogel) J.F. Macbr./ grápia AR N PU FI ST/AP
Enterolobium contortisiliquum (Vell.) Morong./timbaúva AR N PU/EX FI ST/AP
Erythrina crista-galli L./corticeira AR N EX FI ST
Inga virescens Benth./angazeiro AR N EX FI BA
Mimosa bimucronata (DC.) Kuntze/ maricá SH N EX FW AP
Myrocarpus frondosus Allemão/ cabriúva AR N PU FI ST/AP
Parapiptadenia rigida (Benth.) Brenan/angico AR N PU FI ST/AP
Geraniaceae
Pelargonium graveolens L’ Hér./ malva-crespa, malva-cheirosa SH E CL ME LE
Lamiaceae
Cunila microcephala Benth./poejo HE N CL ME LE
Melissa officinalis L./menta HE E CL ME LE
Mentha sp.1/hortelã-branca HE E CL CO/ME LE
Mentha sp.2/hortelã HE E CL ME LE
Ocimum americanum L./manjericão HE E CL CO/ME LE
Ocimum carnosum (Spreng.) Link & Otto ex Benth. /arnica, aniz HE E CL CO/ME LE
Ocimum gratissimum L./cravo HE E CL FO/ME LE
Origanum majorana L./manjerona HE E CL CO/ME LE/AP
Origanum vulgare L./orégano HE E CL CO LE
Plectranthus barbatus Andrews/boldo SH E CL ME LE
Plectranthus ornatus Codd/boldo-chileno, boldo-chinês, boldo-cheiroso SH E CL ME LE
Rosmarinus officinalis L./alecrim SH E CL CO/ME LE
Vitex megapotamica (Spreng.) Moldenke/trauma SH N EX FO/ME BA/LE
Lauraceae
Cinnamomum verum J.Presl (Blume)/ canela-de-casca AR E EX FO BA
Laurus nobilis L./louro AR E CL CO LE
Persea americana Mill./abacate AR E CL ME FR/SE
Lythraceae
Punica granatum L./romã AR E EX FO/ME FR/HU
Malpighiaceae
Malpighia emarginata DC./acerola AR E CL FO FR
Malvaceae
Malva sylvestris L./malva HE E CL ME LE
Sida rhombifolia L./guaxumba HE N EX ME RO
Melastomataceae
Leandra australis (Cham.) Cogn./ pixirica, agulhada SH N EX FO/ME LE/FR
Meliaceae
Cedrela fissilis Vell./cedro AR N PU FI ST/AP
Moraceae
Ficus cestrifolia Schott /figueira AR N EX ME LE
Maclura tinctoria (L.) D. Don ex Steud./tajuva AR N EX FI BA
Morus nigra L./amoreira AR E CL FO/ME LE/FR
Musaceae
Musa x paradisiaca L./bananeira SH E CL FO FR
Myrtaceae
Eucalyptus sp./eucalipto AR E PU/EX FW/FI ST/AP
Eugenia uniflora L./pitangueira AR N CL/EX FO/FW/ME LE/FR/AP
Myrciaria cuspidata O. Berg/camboim AR N EX FW AP
Plinia peruviana (Poir.) Govaerts / jabuticabeira AR N CL FO FR
Psidium cattleianum Afzel. ex Sabine/araçá-roxo AR N CL FO/ME LE/FR
Psidium guajava L./goiabeira AR E CL FO/ME LE/FR
Oxalidaceae
Averrhoa carambola L./carambola AR E CL FO FR
Passifloraceae
Passiflora sp./maracujá SH N PU FO/ME FR
Phyllanthaceae
Phyllanthus tenellus Roxb./ quebra-pedra-em-ramo HE N CL ME LE
Phytolacaceae
Petiveria alliacea L./guiné HE E CL ME EP
Pinaceae
Pinus sp./pinheiro AR E PU FI ST/AP
Piperaceae
Piper sp./pariparoba HE N CL ME LE
Plantaginaceae
Plantago tomentosa Lam./ transagem HE N EX FO/ME EP
Plantago sp./transagem HE N CL ME EP
Poaceae
Avena sativa L./aveia HE E CL FO FR
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf/ capim-cidró HE E CL/PU ME LE
Saccharum officinarum L./ cana-de-açúcar SH E CL AF ST
Zea mays L./milho SH E CL FO/ME FL
Polygonaceae
Persicaria hydropiperoides (Michx.) Small /erva-de-bicho HE N EX ME LE/EP
Polypodiaceae
Microgramma sp./cipó-cabeludo EP N CL/EX ME EP
Primulaceae
Myrsine guianensis (Aubl.) Kuntze/ capororoca AR N EX FI ST/BA/AP
Rubiaceae
Coffea arabica L./café AR E CL FO FR
Rutaceae
Citrus reticulata Blanco /bergamoteira AR E CL FO FR
Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck/laranjeira AR E CL/PU FO/ME LE/FR
Citrus sp./limão AR E CL/PU ME LE
Ruta sp./arruda HE E CL ME/MY LE/EP
Salicaceae
Casearia sylvestris Sw./chá-de-bugre AR N CL/EX ME BA/LE
Santalaceae
Jodina rhombifolia (Hook. & Arn.) Reissek/cancorosa-de-três-pontas SH N PU/EX ME LE
Sapindaceae
Dodonaea viscosa Jacq./      
vassoura-vermelha SH N EX FW/ME LE/AP
Sapotaceae
Sideroxylon obtusifolium (Roem. & Schult.) T.D. Penn./coronilho AR N EX ME BA
Solanaceae
Solanum lycopersicum Lam./tomate SH E CL FO FR
Solanum sp./infalivina SH N CL/EX ME LE
VERBENACEAE
Aloysia citrodora Palau/erva-cidreira SH E CL ME LE
Aloysia gratissima (Gillies & Hook.) Tronc./erva-da-pontada SH N CL ME LE
  1. Habit: SH shrub, AR tree, EP epiphyte, HE herbaceous, CL climbing.
  2. Origin: E exotic, N native.
  3. Source: CL cultivation, PU purchase, EX extractivism.
  4. Use: AF animal food, FO human food, CO condiment, FW firewood, ME medicinal, MY mystical, FI fishing.
  5. Part of plant used: ST stem, BA bark/HU hull, FL floral parts, LE leaf, FR fruit, AP aerial parts, EP entire plant, RO root, SE seed.