Non distinctive odor.
The sapwood is grayish cream and heartwood is olive brown to blackish with darker lines.
The gloss is low to medium.
Grain is straight to very irregular.
Textura fine to medium.
Is an extremely heavy wood.
Mechanical resistance is ranked as high to very high.
The wood is moderately difficult to saw.
Costa Rica: Corteza
Venezuela: Flor amarilla
Ecuador: Madera negra
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