Cabalzar, Aloisio; Flávio Lima & Mauro Lopes
Title Peixe e Gente No Alto Rio Tiquie
8585994339 / 9788585994334
Inventory number 004217
2005. 22cm. Pp.339. Colour photos & figures (adults & larvae), aerial maps. Paperback.
Peixe e Gente No Alto Rio Tiquie "Fishes and People in the High Rio Tiquie" focuses on the relationship of the indigenous Tukano and Tuyuka peoples with the fish of High Rio Tiquié, northwest Amazônia.
Brings togther for the first time ichthyological and anthropological research on the river Tiquié, the High Black River. The ethnographic study presents the native knowledge of the Tuyuka and Tukano on the ecology of each species, and analyzes their myths and cosmological concepts related to the origin of the fish and their relationship with humanity.
Ichthyological research covers the classification and description of the species. The product of over four years of field research, intercultural and interdisciplinary cooperation, an important publication in the conservation and management of natural resources. Portuguese text.
9788585994334. Peixe e Gente No Alto Rio Tiquie