L1 users: 640 (Crevels 2007). Ethnic population: 640 (Crevels 2007).
Bolivar state: Kaima river, a Cuchivero river tributary; Amazonas state: isolated groups on Iguana, an Asita river tributary, and on the Parucito, a Manapiare river tributary.
6a (Vigorous). Recognized language (2008, Indigenous Languages Law, Article 4).
Also use Spanish [spa], especially the southern group, and some among the northern group.
Latin script [Latn].