February 10, 2009

Other Animals

(Fish, Mollusks, etc.) 

 


 

Read:

http://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC00987014&id=oZeaQoPbwoYC&pg=PT1&lpg=PT1&dq=harrington+ethnozoology&as_brr=1

  Read pp.  54-56; 60-68

http://museum.utep.edu/chih/chklist/fish/fish.htm

     Read and note how the fish fauna has changed and which fish are introduced.

 

                                             Lecture Outline

Fish                                paa

Minnows, fry               paa’eh

Trout (Rio Grande cutthroat)         pïh pa (OO;SC;T)

  Rainbow trout(i)                      paap’i’wh¼n (‘fish red tail’)

  Brown trout(i)                  

Sucker                       sóva(OO); paa shu se’i(SC); ? tsewije(SI)

                                baquinete(Sp)

    ? Scaleless sucker   paa pi hwani(SC)

Carp(i)                       paawaap’a, paa ts’áyyi(OO) (‘fish yellow’)

                                  paatue(SC);  paa pha’a(SC)

 

Catfish(i)                   múusa paa(OO); paatsiiyo(OO);

                                  so kha’ani mpa(SC)

Eel                            paa o’khwi (SC), pa owhi(OO)

Squawfish                  paatuwae(SC);             

Bluegill                      tsewige(OO)

  ??                           paa ots’a thi’i(SC)

  ??                           kum p’phapaa(SC)

 

  ?? large mouthed bass(i)    paa tsie wije(SC)

   ??                          paapithi’i(SC)

Northern pike(i)                     ??

Small mouth bass(i)               ??

 (i)=introduced

Fish scale                   pa’ots’á

Fishing equipment

Fish net                     paakanu(N), pa khoni(N),paap’ohkuin(OO)

Worm bait                  nan si(N)

Fishhook                    pahphay (OO), ??“pointed fish snare”(N)

Fish pole                    pahphay(OO)

Fish spear                  paaphe p’o tca nu(N)

Bow and arrow            a  /  su

Fish snare

Fish trap                    po’o yemu iwe(N),  paapo\éh (OO)

Fish weir                    po \e(N)

Seining (yucca net)      phaa kanu

Irrigation canal closure

Annelids and Lower Invertebrates

Earthworm                  nansee(OO)

Slug                          puvaa(OO)

Leech                                  ??

Water spider              tití\í

Crustaceans (shells)  oveh;  ?oekhaa (OO,SC,T)

Abalone shell              ayyêe(OO); ayjee(SC)

Cowrie                       oveh(OO); oga(OO)

Mollusk                      ayyêe(OO)

Snail (small)               tinini(OO)

Olivella shell              oga(OO,SC,SI)

Pecten                       ovehhegwigewigei(OO)

Scallop                      ovehpuuwaa(OO)

Wood snail                 phe’oveh’ee(OO)

Pupilla sp.                  phuuphay(OO)

Large bivalve              ts’aa’t’aa(OO)

Large univalve( Conus ?)      pootsunu

Large, cylindrical         ts’aa’ wijeh(SC)         

 

Minerals                        k’uu

Coral                         k’upée(OO)

  Red coral beads                k’up’éekwá¶aa

Aquatic Animal

Seal                          p’oekhänyó (‘water lion large)

                P’oekhänjó