Table 1. Ecuadorian localities selected for the assessment of determinants of their plant use richness and use patterns.

No. Locality Study category† Region Ethnic group Source
1 Dureno 2 Amazon Cofan Cerón 1995, C. E. Cerón (personal observation‡)
2 Sinangue 2 Amazon Cofan Cerón et al. 1994a, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
3 Jatuncocha 2 Amazon Kichwa of the Amazon Cerón 2003, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
4 Limoncocha 2 Amazon Kichwa of the Amazon Cerón et al. 2005c, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
5 Oglan 2 Amazon Kichwa of the Amazon C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
6 Copal 2 Amazon Secoya Cerón et al. 2005a,b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
7 San Pablo 2 Amazon Secoya Cerón et al. 2005a,b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
8 Dicaro 2 Amazon Wao Macía et al. 2001
9 Quehueiri-ono 2 Amazon Wao Cerón and Montalvo 1998, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
10 Tiputini 2 Amazon Wao Macía et al. 2001
11 Yasuni 2 Amazon Wao Cerón and Montalvo 2002a, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
12 Alao 2 Andes Kichwa of the Andes Cerón and Montalvo 2002b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
13 Quilotoa 2 Andes Kichwa of the Andes Cerón et al. 1994b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
14 Saraguro 2 Andes Kichwa of the Andes Ellemann 1990
15 Pululahua 2 Andes Mestizo Cerón 1993a, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
16 Manglares Churute 2 Coast Mestizo C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
17 Puna 2 Coast Mestizo Madsen et al. 2001
18 San Marcos 2 Coast Awa Barfod and Kvist 1996, A. Barfod and L. P. Kvist (personal communication)
19 Zapallo Grande 2 Coast Chachi Barfod and Kvist 1996, A. Barfod and L. P. Kvist (personal communication)
20 Chiguilpe 2 Coast Tsa'chi Cerón et al. 2004, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
21 Congoma Grande 2 Coast Tsa'chi Barfod and Kvist 1996, A. Barfod and L. P. Kvist (personal communication)
22 Cuyabeno 1 Amazon Cofan Cerón et al. 2006, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
23 Guagua Sumaco 1 Amazon Kichwa of the Amazon Cerón 1993b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
24 Huiruno 1 Amazon Kichwa of the Amazon Cerón 1993b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
25 Jatun Sacha 1 Amazon Kichwa of the Amazon C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
26 Sehuaya 1 Amazon Secoya Cerón et al. 2005a,b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
27 Ambuqui 1 Andes Mestizo Cerón and Montesdeoca 1994, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
28 Upano 1 Andes Mestizo Cerón 2002a, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
29 Guayllabamba 1 Andes Mestizo Cerón and Montesdeoca 1994, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
30 Loma San José 1 Andes Mestizo C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
31 Pasochoa 1 Andes Mestizo C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
32 Pondoa 1 Andes Mestizo Cerón 2002b, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
33 Salinas 1 Andes Mestizo Cerón and Montesdeoca 1994, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
34 San Gabriel 1 Andes Mestizo Cerón and Pozo 1994, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
35 Chiriboga 1 Andes Mestizo C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
36 Agua Blanca 1 Coast Mestizo Cerón 1993c, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
37 Cerro Blanco 1 Coast Mestizo Cerón 2002c, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
38 San Sebastian 1 Coast Mestizo Cerón 1993c, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
39 Playa de Oro 1 Coast Afroecuadorian Cerón 2001, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
40 Guadualito 1 Coast Awa Cerón and Montalvo 2002c, C. E. Cerón (personal observation)
†“Study category” refers to the sampling effort intensity as described in the methods section.
‡“Personal observation” or “personal communication” indicates that published information was complemented by unpublished data compiled from field books and herbarium sheets.