Indigenous Group Siona (Also known as: Ganteyabain, Ganteya, Ceona, Zeona, Koka Kanú, Sioni, Pioje, Pioche-Sioni)
Location Colombia, Southern state of Putumayo, South Eastern Puerto Asis, along the Putumayo River, Border of Ecuador
Estimated Population 300 (1982, SIL International)
Environment Tropical / Forest / Lowland
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Hunter / Gatherer
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Siona
Classification: Tucanoan, Western Tucanoan, Northern, Siona-Secoya
Alternate Names: Sioni, Pioje, Pioche-Sioni
Website URLs Ethnologue: Siona, A Language of Colombia
Colombia: Land and Climate
Siona People
Nacionalidad Indígena: Siona
Common Themes in South American Indians Yage Experiences’
The Indigenous Challenge
Colombia Displacement
The Crisis In Colombia: Consequences for Indigenous Peoples
NGOs Amazon Conservation Team
Abya-Yala Cultural Center
International Organization for Migration (IOM)