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[MLA format] Ethnobotany References

This is a list of references related to ethnobotany — the study of the relationships that exist between peoples and plants. These are relevant, in particular, when looking at the issues of Proto-Flutes and Yucca stalks.

The references on this page are a sub-set of the complete list of Flutopedia references.

For information on the format and other details of these citations, see the main references page.

[MLA format] Ethnobotany References

[Bell 1941] Bell, Willis H., and Castetter, Edward F. The Utilization of Yucca, Sotol, and Beargrass by the Aborigines in the American Southwest, Ethnobiological Studies in the American Southwest, Volume 7, The University of New Mexico Bulletin, 372 (December 1, 1941).

[Bogler 2005] Bogler, David J., Pires, J. Chris, and Francisco-Ortega, Javier. “Phylogeny of Agavaceae Based on ndhF, rbcL, and its Sequences: Implications of Molecular Data for Classification”, Aliso, 22.1 (2005): 311–326.

[Castetter 1938] Castetter, Edward F., Bell, Willis H., and Grove, Alvin R. “The Early Utilization and the Distribution of Agave in the American Southwest”, Ethnobiological Studies In The American Southwest, The University Of New Mexico Bulletin (December 1, 1938).

[Densmore 1929] Densmore, Frances. Papago Music, Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, 90 (1929): 272 pages. Reissued in [Densmore 2006c]. Publication bulletin901929smit on Archive.org (open access).

[Fehmi 2004] Fehmi, Jeffrey S., Danzer, Shelley, and Roberts, Joanne. Agave palmeri Inflorescence Production on Fort Huachuca, Arizona, Convervation Assistance Program. U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) (September 2004): 34 pages. ERDC/CERL TR-04-16.

[Fewkes 1896] Fewkes, J. Walter. “A Contribution to Ethnobotany”, American Anthropologist, 9.1 (January 1896): 14–21. Publication 658267 on JSTOR (subscription access).

[Gibbs 2003] Gibbs, Victor (principal investigator). A Cultural Resources Overview of the San Andres National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico (March 2003): 111 pages.

[Hays-Gilpin 1998] Hays-Gilpin, Kelley, Deegan, Ann Cordy, and Morris, Elizabeth Ann. Prehistoric Sandals from Northeastern Arizona: The Earl H. Morris and Ann Axtell Morris Research, Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, paper #62. Tuscon, Arizona: University of Arizona Press (1998): 150 pages, ISBN 0-8165-1801-7 (978-0-8165-1801-2).

[Hough 1897] Hough, Walter. “The Hopi in Relation to Their Plant Environment”, American Anthropologist, 10.2 (February 1897): 33–44. Publication 658916 on JSTOR (subscription access).

[Hough 1907] Hough, Walter. Antiquities of the Upper Gila and Salt River Valleys in Arizona and New Mexico, Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, 35 (1907): 96 pages, retrieved March 18, 2010. Publications bulletin351907smit, antiquitiesuppe01houggoog, and antiquitiesuppe03houggoog on Archive.org (open access).

[Oravec 2013] Oravec, Christine. “Yuccas, Butterflies, and Flute Players: The Significance of San Juan Basketmaker Rock Art in the Flower World Image Complex”, Thirty Third Annual Symposium of the Utah Rock Art Research Association (URARA), Moab, Utah, October 11–14, 2013 (2013): 15–71.

[Oravec 2014] Oravec, Christine. Yuccas, Agaves, Butterflies and Flute Players: The Significance of San Juan Basketmaker Rock Art in the Flower World Image Complex, Presented to the Dixie Archaeology Society (January 8, 2014): 77 pages.

[Smith-CI 2008] Smith, Christopher Irwin, Pellmyr, Olle, Althoff, David M., Balcázar-Lara, Manuel, Leebens-Mack, James, and Segraves, Kari A. “Pattern and Timing of Diversification in Yucca (Agavaceae): Specialized Pollination Does Not Escalate Rates of Diversification”, Proceedings: Biological Sciences, 275.1632 (February 7, 2008): 249–258. Publication 25249498 on JSTOR (subscription access).

[Stanford 2012] Stanford, Keith. Native Yucca Stalk Flute Making Manual (2012): 86 pages.

[Stone-CL 1987] Stone, Connie L. People of the Desert, Canyons and Pines: Prehistory of the Patayan Country in West Central Arizona, Cultural Resource Series, Monograph Number 5. Phoenix, Arizona: Arizona State Office of the Bureau of Land Management (September 1987): 97 pages.

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