Color RangeBrownish yellow with darker streaks, or crimson-brown with bands of golden brown.
Other NamesAfromosia, Assamela, Baracara, Bohala, Jatobahy do igapo, Kokriki, Kokrodua, Mekoe, Mohole, Obang, Ole, Olel Pardo, Peonio, Tento
Some Typical UsesBoat building, decorative veneer, desks, cabinetry and flooring.
What's the Tree Like?The unbuttressed trees attain heights of 160 feet (49 m). Boles are usually straight and are clear for about 100 feet (30 m). Trunk diameters can be 48 to 60 inches.
Afromosia grows in Africa