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Table 9 Number of species and recipes cited by the informants and their dynamic of use

From: Factors affecting the use of medicinal plants by migrants from rural areas of Brazilian Northeast after moving to a metropolitan region in Southeast of Brazil

Migrant Number of species Number of recipes Recipes/species Dynamic of use: number of recipes (percentage)
Maintained Replaced Discontinued Incorporated
BA1* 70 110 1.57 91 (82.7) 16 (14.5) 1 (0.9) 2 (1.8)
BA2** 34 59 1.74 37 (62.7) 16 (27.1) 0 (0.0) 6 (10.2)
BA3* 11 19 1.72 15 (78.9) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 4 (21.1)
BA4* 20 28 1.40 23 (82.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 5 (17.9)
BA5* 26 27 1.04 14 (51.9) 5 (18.5) 1 (3.7) 7 (25.9)
PI1** 25 37 1.48 11 (29.7) 8 (21.6) 4 (10.8) 14 (37.8)
PI2** 29 35 1.21 15 (42.9) 9 (25.7) 4 (11.4) 7 (20.0)
Total 131 315 2.40 206 (65.4) 54 (17.1) 10 (3.2) 45 (14.3)
  1. *migrants from Atlantic Forest biome
  2. **migrants from Caatinga biome