Sanöma mushrooms - where and how to buy them


Sanoma: Yanomami mushrooms.


Sanoma is the name of a part of the Yanomami people who live in Awaris in Rorama. The Yanomami Indigenous Land is an important area for Amazonian biodiversity


1. Mushrooms are harvested by women in the manioc and capoeira fields.

2. After collection the mushrooms go through a dehydration process.

INCT-CENBAM / PPBio Amazônia Ocidental congratulates the winners of the 1st and 2nd places of the Young Scientist Award 2018

We at INCT- Center for Integrated Studies on Amazon Biodiversity (CENBAM) / PPBio Amazônia Ocidental would like to congratulate the 1st and 2nd place of the 29th edition of the Young Scientist Award, JOÃO VITOR CAMPOS E SILVA and
CAROLINA LEVIS, ex-graduate students of the INPA Ecology Course, students of Dr. Mariana Anciães and Dr. Flávia Regina Capellotto Costa, respectively.