Core Competency: Taxonomy

This includes botanical or other organismal identification skills.

The following modules incorporate Taxonomy.

To find modules incorporating other Core Concepts and Competencies, search here.

 

Taxonomy (Scientific And Folk)- Ethnobiological Competencies
Resource Title Author Resource Type Website Link Level Discipline
Plant Family Characteristics Al Keali'I Chock Website, handouts https://sites.google.com/site/alkealiichock/Home/educational-module Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Wild plant foods Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQVXGIq_Ybs&feature=youtube Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Spice Twister Will McClatchey Teaching module, website https://sites.google.com/site/willmcclatchey/Home/curriculum-modules/spice-twister Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Local Market Survey: Group Project on Food Diversity & Crop Origins Teaching module, website https://sites.google.com/site/tropicalethnobotany/market-survey-course-project Undergraduate Ethnobotany
The Biogeography of Dinner Nanci Ross Teaching module, website https://sites.google.com/site/biogeographyofdinner/ Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Exploring Plants in our Lives: Useful Plants on the Prairie Pat Harrison Lesson Plan, document http://www.brit.org/webfm_send/124 K-12 Botany
Diversity Valentina Savo Website, Prezi https://prezi.com/aghvg1zvbqdt/diversity/ Undergraduate Botany
Medical Ethnobotany University of Hawaii Website https://sites.google.com/site/medicalethnobotany/ Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Cultures and Medicinal plants Sofia Vougioukalou Syllabus https://docs.google.com/a/brit.org/document/d/1LrSuFRo_x8nAEg8vZ8Vzz2J5mMs5GLJPzv4GdrXl_XA/edit Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Mildred Using Plants: Medincinal Value of Plants Luanna Prevost, Paula Lemons Case Study http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=616&id=616 Undergraduate Botany
Canoe Plants: Five Pacific Trees Al Keali'i Chock Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=norWW4-j-QI&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Transported Landscapes Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u4yA_wojc0&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Hawaiian Housing Materials David Webb Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u4yA_wojc0&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Taxonomy Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJPl1NQhXXo&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Crops in Pacific Island Cultures Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOpnHc4xj9k&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Limu (algae) Isabella Aiona Abbott Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeWi1PlaaLI&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Origins of Agriculture Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MbgGDGhZ-E&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Pacific Crops: Lapita toolkits Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKG5QlkJg7k&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Stimulating beverages Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qMJx_6pfRo&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Chinese medicine (Yeong) Han Lau Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFuTeWHY640&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Hawaiian Health Care Will McClatchey & Levon Ohai Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DTLCHAVdM_Q&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Herbal remedies Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79_TDHLvwPA&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Medicinal plants in the hidden land of Dolpo Nepal Plants & People & Yildiz Aumeeruddy Thomas Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=clRhCT-e848&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Polynesian Herbal Medicine W. Art Whistler Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0NvX6IQ4pQ&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Rotuman Health Care Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyjom90gY78&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Recollections of a family traditions: bird catching Isabella Aiona Abbott Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eF1H_HU_eOE&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Shelter and Cultural identification with nature Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWbu2yUWXUY&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Buddhism plants Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZ-u2LJyUAk&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Home gardens Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjSxpY0nAt8&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Advanced Ethnobotany Kim Bridges, Will McClatchey Syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/advancedethnobotany/Home Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Economic Botany Sunshine Brosi Syllabus http://www.frostburg.edu/fsu/assets/File/dept/biol/undergraduate/ethnobotany/Economic Botany Syllabus 2013 Final(1).pdf Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Ethnobotany: Plants and Peoples Gail Wagner Syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/anth213ethnobotany/home Undergraduate Ethnobotany, Anthropology
Field Botany Melinda Ostraff syllabus http://biology.byu.edu/Portals/2/docs/Syllabi/Fall 2012/12FBio235-M. Ostraff.pdf Undergraduate Ethnobotany, botany
Food, health, and society Cassandra Quave syllabus https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_tf7uJlYr5rdHRYcFJDTTBfbVk/view?usp=sharing Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Introductory ethnobotany Anthony Amend syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/introductoryethnobotany/Home/description Undergraduate ethnobotany
Hawaiian Ethnobotany Al Keali'I Chock syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/hawaiianethnobotany/ Undergraduate ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Cancer Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/YLHQtieJqFo?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Sensory Organs Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/5wpODT8wPnA?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Natural Products Chemistry: Major classes of medically relevant compounds from plants Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/bVyI_Qu5yJ8?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Cardiovascular System Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/WVV4i69FNV4?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Respiratory System Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/FxjgTTXKtlo?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Urogenital System Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/N0G_wU_sIl4?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Gastrointestinal system Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/gywcw5cHto4?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Skin Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/WFb0KQ5LWZQ?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany