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Indigenous Communities from Peru

Achual | Aguaruna | Amahuaca | Amarakaeri | Arabela | Arasaeri | Arequipa-La Union Quechua | Ashaninka | Asheninka Pajonal | Asheninka Perene | Ayacucho, Quechua | Aymara | Bora | Cahuarano | Cajamarca, Quechua | Candoshi-Shapra | Capanahua | Cashibo-Cacataibo | Cashinahua | Chamicuro | Chayahuita | Culina | Ese'Ejja | Huachipaeri | Huambisa | Huitoto Murui | Iquito | Isconahua | Jebero | Jibaro | Machiguenga | Mashco-Piro | Matses | Mayo-Pisabo | Mayoruna | Nanti | Nomatsiguenga | Omagua | Pacaraos, Quechua | Puno, Quechua | San Martin, Quechua | Sapiteri | Secoya | Shipibo-Conibo | Sihuas Ancash, Quechua | Southern Pastaza, Quechua | Ticuna | Toyoeri | Urarina | Uro | Yagua | Yaminahua | Yanesha | Yine | Yora

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Yaminahua
Indigenous Group Yaminahua (Also known as: Yaminawa, Jaminawá, Yuminahua, Yamanawa) Subgroups: Masronahua (Masrodawa), Nishinahua (Nishidawa), Chitonahua (Chitodawa), Shaonahua (Shaodawa).
Location Peru, Huacapishtea and Mapuya. Chitonahua at the headwaters of the Embira River
Estimated Population 750 (2003, SIL International)
Environment Tropical / Rainforest
Lifestyle Nomadic
Subsistence Agriculture / Fishing / Hunting / Lumber Sales / Animal Husbandry
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Yaminahua
Classification: Panoan, South-Central, Yaminahua-Sharanahua
Alternative Names: Yaminawa, Jaminawá, Yuminahua, Yamanawa

Dialects: Yaminahua, Chitonahua (Morunahua, Moronahua, Foredafa, Horudahua, Horunahua). Closest to Sharanahua.
Website URLs Ethnologue Report
Socioambiental, Yaminawa
Andean Travelweb, Article : Yine Project
Redbook, Endangered Languages in South America
Peruecologico
Ile Peru
PBS, Article: The People of Manu
NGOs Amazon Watch
Selvasperu
UNEP-WCMC
FENAMAD (Federacion Nativa Madre de Dios)
World Rainforest Movement
TSEMIN

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