bidxi pinu (huiini)

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
bidxi pinu (huiini)
Spanish
Audio:
Description:
The term refers to members of the genus Mammillaria. These are small, balloon-shaped cactuses that reach a height of just 5-10 centimeters. They produce small flowers and a cone-shaped fruit that is edible but has a slightly sour flavor.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado y aprovechamiento de madera.
Associated Flora:
tau cuuni, tau cuuni yaase, guiichi bidu', fitufiu', guie' chaachi, dxima, batuuba, guiichi laya, bidxi toope, bidxi beenda, bidxi luba', bichiisa, guie' xhuuba, guiichi bixa'