The shi'-ay is made of braided bejuco, and when not in use.
"The Bontoc Igorot" by Albert Ernest Jenks
Necklaces of fine woven strips of bejuco or vegetable fiber are sometimes seen but are not common.
"Negritos of Zambales" by William Allan Reed
The word "Vijuco" or "Bejuco," in Tropical America, signifies any climbing plant, and is equivalent to our florist word "creeper.
"The Romance of Natural History, Second Series" by Philip Henry Gosse
In August, 1951, I saw a snake that probably was this species in Barranca de Bejuco.
"The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacán, México" by William E. Duellman
S Bejuco, AMNH 69782; 3 km.
"Middle American Frogs of the Hyla microcephala Group" by William E. Duellman