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Familia: Arecaceae     Chamaedorea pauciflora   Kichwa: Umu

Luisa Cadena, "Memories of a Palm Perfume."


Pastaza Quichua. 

Cite video as:

Tod D. Swanson, "Luisa Cadena, "Memories of a Palm Perfume.’"  Youtube video. 3:22.  December 13, 2016.

Chamaedorea pauciflora perfume headband worn by a Waorani woman.  Photo: Tod Dillon Swanson


 "How Lila Used Umu Palm Perfume." Luisa Cadena interviewed by Tod Swanson.  Youtube video. 1:13 January 1, 2017.

Oral narrative on Chamaedorea pauciflora  (in Pastaza Quichua).  Narrated by Clara Santi and Recorded by Tod Swanson 12/14/07.

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