tiusinte


tiusinte
  Vernacular name of Dioon mejiae by the indigenous people in Olancho, Honduras, who use the seeds to make a variety of foodstuffs (Bonta et al., 2006).
  See also ethnobotany.

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  • REFERENCES —   ■ Bonta, M., O. Flores Pinot, D. Graham, J. Haynes & G. Sandoval. 2006. Ethnobotany and conservation of tiusinte (Dioon mejiae Standl. & L.O. Williams, Zamiaceae) in northeastern Honduras. Journal of Ethnobiology 26:228 257.   ■ Cactus Art.… …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms