Name of a village in Venezuela, in the State of Anzoátegui. The word chaparro is used to designate a person of short stature. Chaparro is also one of the common names of several tree species. In Mexico they call the yoco, marushi, nanci, nance, indano, nanche (scientific name Byrsonima crassifolia, family Malpighiaceae). At the waters, ayolin, ayorna, ayorno, common beech ( Fagus sylvatica of the family Fagaceae). Aboles of the genus Ilex, of the family Aquifoliaceae, known as holly. It is also called chaparro to trees of the genus Juniperus, in the family Cupressaceae, known as junipers or cypresses.