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Table 3 Wood names of the 100 inventoried posts in permanent or temporary buildings (wood ranked according to the total number of citation per use)

From: Palikur traditional roundwood construction in eastern French Guiana: ethnobotanical and cultural perspectives

Botanic family Palikur name Rank Permanent (total 85) Temporary (total 15)
Annonaceae Pukuu (seyne) 7 2 0
Kuukumwi (priye) 7 1 1
Kuukumwi (seyne) 8 1 0
Apocynaceae Isuu ã 3 6 0
Chrysobalanceae Bukutru gatew 3 0 6
Erythroxylaceae Yawknabui duwõ 7 2 0
Fabaceae Ãjelik 8 1 0
Arey avaini 8 0 1
Miumiu 8 0 1
Wakap 2 12 0
Goupiaceae Pasis 8 0 1
Lecythidaceae Avun 6 2 0
Kwatri (waxriune) seyne 5 6 0
Yawknabwi (seyne) 6 3 0
Myristicaceae Wahusi (waxriuno duwõ) 7 1 0
Myrtaceae Awaw 8 1 0
Olacaceae Yawu 1 43 0
Rubiaceae Kinuwup 7 2 0
Sapotaceae Balata kamwi 8 1 0
Kuyau (kamwi) duwõ 4 0 5
Tukuyuy kamwi 8 1 0