The results of this study confirm the presence of both guanabana and cherimoya in ancient Peru. Our evidence consists of linguistic data and botanical remains of plants that were found in archaeological contexts, as well as ceramic phytomorphic representations of the fruits.
|Original language||American English|
|Number of pages||14|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 2004|
- Annona cherimolia
- Annona muricata
Bonavia, D., Ochoa, C. M., Tovar S, Ó., & Palomino, R. C. (2004). Archaeological evidence of cherimoya (Annona cherimolia Mill.) and guanabana (Annona muricata L.) in ancient Peru. Economic Botany, 58(4), 509-522. https://doi.org/10.1663/0013-0001(2004)058[0509:AEOCAC]2.0.CO;2