Utilization of diverse food plants by the Kampung Cibeo Baduy-Dalam community, Kanekes Village, Lebak District, Banten Province

Ismail N. Salampessy, Nisyawati, Eko Baroto Walujo

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Abstract

A study of the conservation of food plants was undertaken on settlements, rivers, and fields of the Cibeo community. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the diversity of food plants known and utilized by the Cibeo community. This research was conducted from September 2017 to January 2018. Data collection was performed through semi-structured, close-ended and open-ended questions, vegetation analysis and free-roaming interviews. Data were analyzed descriptively. This study revealed that from 138 plant species spread among the three landscape units, 43 species were classified as food plant species, of which eight species were found in settlements, 23 species on the river and 12 species in the fields. These food plants are acknowledged and utilized by the Cibeo community.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication9th International Conference on Global Resource Conservation, ICGRC and AJI from Ritsumeikan University
EditorsFahrul Zaman Bin Huyop, Dian Siswanto, Retno Mastuti, Chairat Treesubsuntorn
PublisherAmerican Institute of Physics Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9780735417373
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 10 Oct 2018
Event9th International Conference on Global Resource Conservation and AJI from Ritsumeikan University, ICGRC 2018 - Malang City - East Java, Indonesia
Duration: 7 Mar 20188 Mar 2018

Publication series

NameAIP Conference Proceedings
Volume2019
ISSN (Print)0094-243X
ISSN (Electronic)1551-7616

Conference

Conference9th International Conference on Global Resource Conservation and AJI from Ritsumeikan University, ICGRC 2018
Country/TerritoryIndonesia
CityMalang City - East Java
Period7/03/188/03/18

Keywords

  • Food plants
  • diversity
  • species

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