Cactaceae Mammillaria sp.


Tewa - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Robbins, W.W., J.P. Harrington and B. Freire-Marreco, 1916, Ethnobotany of the Tewa Indians, SI-BAE Bulletin #55, page 62

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Scientific name: Mammillaria sp.
Common names: Cactus
Family: Cactaceae
Family (APG): Cactaceae
Native American Tribe: Tewa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Spines burned off and the entire plant eaten raw.

RECRD: 41957 id: 22364