News of this people
Índia de 89 anos consegue na Justiça direito de ter registro civil no Acre
Juízo Cível da Comarca de Assis Brasil determina registro civil de indígena Manchineri de 89 anos
No AC, indígena mata diarista com facada e diz estar arrependido
Where they are How many Bolivia 15 (Censo Nacional, 2001) AC 1.214 (Siasi/Sesai, 2014) Peru 90 (INEI, 2007)
- Linguistic family
The Manchineri share with the Piro, in Peruvian Amazonia, the same Arawak language (from the Maipure branch) and much of their sociocosmological system, and can be considered groups that comprise or once comprised part of the same people. In Brazil, most of the Manchineri inhabit the Mamoadate Indigenous Territory, though there are still many families living in rubber extraction areas (seringais) in Acre, especially within the Chico Mendes Extractivist Reserve.