Maps of the Mazatec region



mazatecmapsmall.gif - 43981 Bytes

Click for larger image.
The highlighted region in the central area of the above map shows the approximate area inhabited by the Mazatec tribal nation, This is the region where Salvia divinorum is traditionally cultivated and used. Clicking on the above image will open a much larger version. The file size is large, so may take a few minutes to open if you have a slow connection.



Distribution of Salvia divinorum Epl. & Jat. Arrows point to populations found during fieldwork in the winter 1984-85. In addition to the locations shown, the type specimen was collected in (near?) San Jose Tenango. Miguel Aleman Dam refers to the lake.

(From Aaron S. Reisfield. Originally published in SIDA. 15: 349-366. [1993])