News of this people
No tempo de Kuarup, o retorno da onça-d 'água
Ibama e PF flagram turismo ilegal, pesca predatória e caça no Alto Xingu
Aldeia Yawalapiti encerra ritual de homenagem aos mortos
- Other names
Where they are How many MT 669 (Siasi/Sesai, 2014)
- Linguistic family
The Kalapalo and three other Upper Xingu groups – the Kuikuro, Matipu, and Nahukuá – speak dialects of a language belonging to the Southern Guiana branch of the Karib language family. Their closest linguistic relatives are the Yekuana (Makiritare) and the Hixkaryana, the former found in southern Venezuela and northern Roraima (Brazil), the latter in northern Pará (Brazil).