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Table 1 General characteristics of the seven Guarani villages included in this study

From: Notes on current Mbyá-Guarani medicinal plant exchanges in southern Brazil

Village Indigenous land Number of families Size Location Legal recognition Characteristics
Nhuu Porã Campo Molhado 5–6 2268 ha Riozinho, Maquiné, and Caraá 2001 DOM/MOF in medium to advanced regeneration
Ka'aguy Porã Retomada 12 367 ha Maquiné 2017 (occupation) DOF
Yvy Poty Flor da Terra 12 100 ha Barra do Ribeiro 2014 (acquired) SSF
Anhetenguá Lomba do Pinheiro 16 25 ha Porto Alegre 2012 SSF fragments but mostly Pinus sp.
Jatai’ty Cantagalo 52 283.67 ha Viamão 2007 SSF and areas with Pinus sp
Itaty and Yakã Porã Morro dos Cavalos 37 1998 ha Palhoça 1008 DOF
Yyn Moroty Vherá Mbiguaçu 44 59 ha Biguaçu 2003 DOF
  1. DOM dense ombrophylous forest, SSF seasonal semideciduous forest, MOF mixed ombrophylous forest