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Table 1 Biomass and perceived abundance of game fauna preferred among the Fulni-ô people in NE Brazil and conservation status. *Legend: IUCN Red List categories: LC - Least Concern, NT - Near threatened, NI - Not Included.**Legend: Brazilian Red List: LC - Least Concern, VU -Vulnerable, EN - In Danger

From: Use of game fauna by Fulni-ô people in Northeastern Brazil: implications for conservation

Common nameGroup/speciesNumber of individuals hunted in the yearTotal biomass (g) of game meat in the yearBiomass captured in religion ceremony (g)Perceived abundanceCited as preferred?Capture periodIUCN*Brazilian Red List**
Mammals
 MocóKerodon rupestris (Wied-Neuwied, 1820)1339536.68NoDaytimeLCVU
 CambambáConepatus semistriatus (Boddaert, 1785)1200020005.67NoNightNTLC
 Gato-pintadoLeopardus tigrinus (Schreber, 1775)1450045003NoDaytime and nightNTEN
 PebaEuphractus sexcinctus(Linnaeus, 1758)140003.45NoNightLCLC
 CabudoThrichomys apereoides (Lund, 1839)12007NoDaytimeLCLC
 PreáGalea spixii (Wagler, 1831)15019,77564003.68YesDaytimeNTLC
Birds
 RabaçamZenaida auriculata (Des Murs, 1847)22626,93519,4906.69YesDaytimeLCLC
 Rolinha-pivóColumbina minuta (Linnaeus, 1766)6928701008.17YesDaytimeLCLC
 CodornaNothura maculosa (Temminck,1815)6212,61057306.18YesDaytimeLCLC
 CarcaráCaracara plancus (J. F. Miller, 1777)2413,53041006.88NoDaytimeLCLC
 Asa BrancaPatagioenas picazuro (Temminck, 1813)1024832.6NoDaytimeLCLC
 GaviãoElanus leucurus (Vieillot, 1818)5549045005.62NoDaytimeLCLC
 LambúCrypturellus parvirostris(Wagler, 1827)5114010005.89YesDaytimeLCLC
 CodornizNothura boraquira (von Spix, 1825)514852005.36YesDaytimeLCLC
 PatoriAmazonetta brasiliensis (Gmelin, 1789)450302NoDaytime and nightLCLC
 SariemaCariama cristata (Linnaeus, 1766)230203.25NoDaytimeLCLC
 Anum-brancoGuira guira (Gmelin, 1788)22909NoDaytimeLCLC
 JaçanãJacana jacana (Linnaeus, 1766)12502506NoDaytimeLCLC
 SocóTigrisoma lineatum (Boddaert, 1783)111003NoDaytimeLCLC
Reptiles
 TeiúSalvator merianae (Duméril & Bibron, 1839)7279,10032,2006.65YesDaytimeLCLC
 CamaleãoIguana iguana (Linnaeus, 1758)1510,10510056.81YesDaytimeLCLC
 JibóiaBoa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758310,00010,0005.6NoDaytime and nightNILC