12 (2001 census), decreasing. A few semi-speakers left (Crevels 2007). Ethnic population: 200 (Crevels 2007).
Amazonas State, confluence of Orinoco and Toro rivers and downstream; southwest Bolivar State, on the savanna between Caño Caripo north and Villacoa river south, near Caicara del Orinoco road to Puerto Ayacucho, Palomo community, 60 km south of La Urbana.
8b (Nearly extinct).
None known. Reportedly similar to Yabarana [yar].
Shifted to Spanish [spa].