Root and tuber phytoliths and starch grains document manioc (Manihot esculenta), arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea), and llerén (Calathea sp.) at the Real Alto site, Ecuador

Karol Chandler-Ezell, Deborah M. Pearsall, James A. Zeidler

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)103-120
Number of pages18
JournalEconomic Botany
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 2006

ASJC Scopus Subject Areas

  • Plant Science
  • Horticulture


  • Manioc
  • Phytoliths
  • Prehistoric agriculture
  • Real Alto site
  • Starch
  • Valdivia culture

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