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Taos Pueblo Indian Bands, Gens and Clans

Many tribes have sub-tribes, bands, gens, clans and phratry.  Often very little information is known or they no longer exist.  We have included them here to provide more information about the tribes.

Awluhl A clan of Taos pueblo, New Mexico. The meaning of the name is indefinite, but it is said to bear some reference to transformation from human beings into animals. Hodge, field notes, B. A. E., 1899.

Chiataina.  The Knife clan of the pueblo of Taos, N. Mex. (F. W. H.)

Chiutaiina (Chiu-taíina). The Eagle clan of Taos pueblo, N. Mex. (F. W. H.)

MLA Source Citation:

Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. Web. 26 May 2016.
- Last updated on Jul 18th, 2012

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