Anigre // Aningeria spp

Anigre lumber wood, Aningeria spp lumber for woodworking
"Silky figure and ethereal charm make anigre especially unique when compared to the more bold-appearance woods you can try. This wood is refreshingly light in weight, sophisticated in look - and simply a delight to cut, shape and finish."
color of Anigre
Color Range
Yellowish-white to pale brown, sometimes with a pinkish tint.
other names for Anigre
Other Names
Anegre, M'boul, Aniegre, Mukali, Aningeria, Mukangu, Aningeria blanc, Muna, Aningre, N'kali, Kali, Osan, Kararo, Tanganyika nuss, Landojan, Tutu, Landosan
uses for Anigre
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, cabinets, interior millwork.
the Anigre tree
What's the Tree Like?
May reach a height of 180 feet with a clear cylindrical bole to 80 feet; trunk diameters above tall symmetrical buttresses 36-48".
Anigre grows in Africa
map of where Anigre grows


lbs /Bd. Ft.
-18.44% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)


Janka Rating
-22.87% softer than red oak (1290 psi)


Specific Gravity
-15.62% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 5/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Fine 3/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Average 6/10
Red Oak