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Table 2 Number of animal species per use and management category, in the TCV and surrounding regions

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

 Use categoriesaManagement categoriesb
Number of speciesEOMWICRACATCPMEC/GHCCPGERT
Aves (41)131641211 1   141313 3 2
Mammalia (27)21141211 4531 6196    
Reptilia (7)4 3        33     
Lepidoptera (11)11 1        5  3 1 
Hymenoptera Apidae (2)21  1   1 33      
Hymenoptera Vespidae (4)4   2      3      
Hymenoptera Formicidae (3)3 1      1 2  1 1 
Coleoptera (5)3 1               
Hemiptera (5)5             3   
Orthoptera (4)4          1      
Total7030231351464233735197322
  1. aUse categories: E: Edible, O: Ornamental-Artisanal, M: Medicinal, WI: Weather indicator, C: Ceremonial-Ritual, AC: Animal companion, A: Amulet, T: Tool, CP: Use for crop protection, ME: Melliferous
  2. bManagement categories: C/G: Manual capture and gathering, H: Hunting, CC: Care in captivity, PG: Planned gathering, E: Enhancing, R: Relocation, T: Trapping. Neither use or management categories are exclusive from one another.