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Table 1 Number of animal species reported for the study area and the proportion of species used in the region and in other parts of Mesoamerica

From: Use and management of wild fauna by people of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley and surrounding areas, Mexico

Taxonomic groupP: Number of species present in the VTCaNumber of Orders, Families, Genera, Species (UR)b with current use report in the VTCNumber of Orders, Families, Genera, Species (URO)c with use report in other regionsSpecies with use reports in the TCV (UR/P*100)
(%)
Species with use reports in the TCV and other regions ((UR+URO)/P)*100)
(%)
Vertebrates65225, 51, 74, 7525, 60, 121, 15811.5035.73
Aves37213, 26, 39, 4116, 37, 81, 10711.0239.78
Mammalia1339, 17, 24, 274, 7, 13, 1620.3032.33
Reptilia932, 7,10, 73, 10, 20, 267.5235.48
Amphibia3802, 6, 7, 90.0023.68
Actinopterigia161, 1, 1, 2 NdNd1.25Nd
Insecta7655, 19, 33, 324, 9, 16, 204.186.79
Lepidoptera368–,7, 11, 11–, 4, 11, 152.987.06
Hymenoptera (Apidae)262–, –, 2, 2–, –, 1, 1, 10.011.14
Hymenoptera (Vespidae)Nd*–, –, 4, 4NdNdNd
Hymenoptera (Formicidae)31–, –, 2, 3–,1,1,19.6712.90
Coleoptera72–, 5, 5, 5–, 3, 3, 36.9411.11
Hemiptera24–, 3, 5, 5Nd20.83Nd
Orthoptera8–, 1, 4, 4Nd50Nd
  1. Nd*: Not determined. a,b,c: References: aMammalia: [56,57,58, 74,75,76,77,78,79,80,81]; Reptilia and Amphibia: [47, 54, 59, 82,83,84,85,86,87]; Aves: [47, 51, 62, 73, 88,89,90,91,92,93]; Actinopterigia: [94]; Lepidoptera: [63]; Apidae: [64, 65, 95]; Formicidae: [66]; Coleoptera: [67, 68]; Hemiptera: [69, 96]; Orthoptera: [70]. List of species is not provided but see “References” section for the consulted literature)
  2. b[33, 47, 51, 72, 73, 97,98,99,100,101,102,103,104,105,106], Rangel-Landa, Smith, Zarazúa and Chávez, this study. See Additional file 3 for a summarized list of the species and Additional file 4 to see the full records (in Spanish)
  3. c[31,32,33, 107,108,109,110,111,112,113,114,115,116,117,118,119,120,121,122,123,124,125,126,127,128,129,130,131,132,133,134,135,136,137,138,139,140,141,142,143]. See Additional file 5 for the list of species (in Spanish)