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Table 2 Names given to edible mushrooms in the study site. The most common name for each ethnotaxon is in bold letters

From: Sociodemographic differences in the cultural significance of edible and toxic mushrooms among Tsotsil towns in the Highlands of Chiapas, Mexico

Taxa Central-west Chamula East Chamula Chenalho Huixtan Pantelho San Cristobal de Las Casas Zinacantan
Agaricus spp. Moni’ Moni’ Moni’, Jonguillo Moni’, Konkilio Moni’, Jonguillo Moni’, Jonguillo Moni’
Amanita hayalyuy D. Arora & G.H. Shepard y Amanita jacksonii Pomerl. Yuy/Tsajal yuy Yuy/ K’antsu Yuy Yuy, K’antsu Yuy Yuy
Armillaria mellea (Vahl) P. Kumm. Chevev, Checheval tulan/ Checheval chijilte’/ Checheval San Andrés/ Vixil chechev/ Mukil chechev Chevev, Checheval tulan/ Chuchal chijilte’/ Vixil chechev/ Mukil chechev Chechev Chechev, Chechev San Andrés Chechev, Chechev San Andrés
Boletus spp.y Suillus spp. Sekub t’ul, Pancito Pan chuch/Sekub t’ul Sekub t’ul, Pancito P’ukus, P’ukuts t’ul, P’ukuts chuch Sekub t’ul, Semita Sekub t’ul
Cantharellus cibarius s.l. Xmanayok Xmanayok, K’anal chuch Xmanayok Xmanayok, K’an chay Xmanayok Xmanayok
Clitocybe infundibuliformis (Schaeff.) Quél. Sakil chechev Chikin vinajel Sak balum, Sak vinajel
Turbinellus floccosus (Schwein.) Earle ex Giachini & Castellano Santa Roxa chuch Chikin toro, Corneta
Hydnum spp. Yok wakax , Yok sup, Yok sarut Yok sup, Yok max, Yok vakax Yok mis Ch’ix manayok, Yok vakax Yok wakax Ch’ix manayok, Yok wakax
Helvella spp. Chinam chi
Hypomyces lactifluorum (Schwein.) Tul. & C. Tul. Chakat’ob Chakat’ob Chakat’ob Tsajal ve’lil, Kamusa, Chikin chitom Chaquetón, Cresta de gallo Chakat’ob
Laccaria spp. Kavixtoj , Yax vinajel Kavixtoj Majarero, Kavixtoj Kavixtoj Kavixtoj
Lactarius deliciosus s.l. K’anal manayok K’anal chuch, K’anal manayok K’anchay, K’anal chuch, K’anal manayok K’anal manayok K’anal manayok, Tsalum kelem
Lactarius indigo (Schwein.) Fr. Yaxal manayok Yaxal chuch Yaxal manayok Yaxal Chuch, Yaxal borran, Borran tuluk, K’anchay azul, Yaxal ve’lil, Yaxal manayok Yaxal manayok Yaxal chuch, Yaxal kelem
Morchella spp. Mochilum wakax Mochilum wakax Kol kox
Neolentinus lepideus (Fr.) Redhead & Ginns Taj chuch Taj chuch Taj chuch Taxo Taxo Taj chuch
Ramaria spp. Yisim chij Yisim chij, Xulub chij Yisim chij Yisim chij, Xulub chij Yisim chij Yisim chij
Daldinia spp. Yon ton tuluk, Chik te’, Chikin te’ Vuch tuluk Vuch tuluk, Chik te’ T’ot , Chikin te’ T’ot T’ot
Calvatia spp. Sat Pukuj Sat pukuj Chinam vakax Sat pukuj Yon ton tuluk, Vuch tuluk
Ustilago maydis (DC.) Corda Tok , Tokal ixim, Stokal chomtik, Tok, Tokal ixim, Chuchal ixim Tok Xu’ Xu’ ixim Stokal ixim, Huitlacoche Stokal ixim, Huitlacoche, Nanaguate Xu’ ixim
Auricularia spp. Lolo pik’ Lolo pik’ Lolo pik’ K’o’ chikin, Korech Lolo pik’
Pleurotus djamor (Rumph. ex Fr.) Boedijn Sakitaj Sakitaj Chikin te’, sakitaj Sakitaj Chikin te’, Sakitaj Sakitaj
Schizophyllum commune Fr. Usum Usum, Usum te’, Chuchal te’ Usum Sulte’ Usum pik’ Usum Usum, Kusum
Favolus tenuiculus P. Beauv. Joch on pat Sakil p’ukuts
Lentinus spp. Tsutsuru Nukul chikin Nukul chuch, Uskun
Tremella spp. Chikin ik’al Chikin ik’al, Lolo pik’   Chikin ik’al
Amanita vaginata (Bull.) Lam. Ik’al yuy Ik’al yuy Ik’al yuy
Macrolepiota procera (Scop.) Singer Vixil moni’
Lepista sp. Checheval mail Chuchal mail