ctp – Western Highland
cly – Eastern Highland (Lachao-Yolotepec)
cya – Nopala
- Eastern Highland Chatino (Lachao-Yolotepec dialect)
- Western Chatino (Yaitepec, Panixtlahuaca, and Quiahije dialects)
- Nopala Chatino
Neighboring dialects between the three groups are about 80% mutually intelligible; diversity among the three Western dialects is almost as great.
For phonological and grammatical details, see Chatino languages, which includes examples from Yaitepec dialect.