|Family Name||Code||Local Name||Trade Name||Botanical Name||End Use|
|ALMENDRO||Dipteryx panamensis||Dipteryx panamensis|
|Fabaceae||BALSAMO||Myroxylon peruiferum||Myroxylon peruiferum||Myroxylon balsamum (L.) Harm||boards, flooring, steps , colour – wood is dark brown, with a deep red heartwood|
|Basralocus, Angelique||BAS||Basralocus, Angelique||Basralocus, Angelique||Basralocus, Angelique||Interior and exterior joinery, naval construction, millwork, flooring, paneling, furniture,crossties.|
|Vochysiaceae Wood Technical Fact Sheet||BGR||Qualea spp||Qualea spp||Mandioqueira & Gronfoeloe||Joinery, millwork, furniture, veneer and plywood, general construction, and flooring.|
|Sapotaceae||BOL||Bolletrie, Massaranduba||Bolletrie, Massaranduba||Manilkara bidentata||Heavy construction, bridges, flooring, carpentry, stairs, naval construction, violin bows, billiard cue butts, furniture components.|
|CUMARU||Brazilian Teak||Brazilian Teak||Dipteryx odorata||It is suited to a variety of external and internal applications across residential, commercial and structural/civil construction.|
|Combretaceae||DJI||Gindya Udu||Gindya Udu||Buchenavia tetraphylla||Exterior and interior joinery, flooring, furniture, boat decking, planking and framing decorative veneer and turnery.|
|Fabaceae||GKB||Gele-Kabbes||Gele-Kabbes||Vatairea guianensis||Interior and exterior joinery, general carpentry, furniture, sleepers.|
|Lauraceae||GREENHEART||Chlorocardium rodiei||Chlorocardium rodiei||Sipiroe, Bibiru, Demerara Greenheart||
A very heavy, hard timber, suitable for use under exacting conditions, outstanding in most of its strength properties and of very high durability and having excellent resistance to attack by marine borers.
Available in very large sizes and long lengths, and is therefore suitable for piling, piers, lock gates, docks and harbor works. Useful for pier decking and hand rails, flooring and in the engineering industry as bearers for engines. Gives good services in chemical plants for vats, filter press plates and frames. Suitable for joinery in both exterior and interior situations and useful also for fishing rods and as a center laminar for longbows and general construction.
|Bignoniaceae||IPE||Ipe, Greenheart, Makagrin||Ipe, Greenheart, Makagrin||Tabebuia serratiforlia & Tabebuia capitata||Industrial and parquet flooring, cabinets, sleepers, stairs, furniture, naval construction, hydraulic works, interior and exterior joinery|
|JATOBA||Brazilian Cherry||Brazilian Cherry||Hymenaea courbaril|
|Fabaceae||JOK||Yongu Kabbes||Yongu Kabbes||Vataireopsis speciosa||Interior and exterior joinery, general carpentry, furniture, sleepers.|
||Bagassa guianensis & tiliaefolia||Interior and exterior joinery, general carpentry, cabinet work, flooring, stairs, fittings, wainscoting, shipbuilding, moulding.|
|Sapotaceae||KMB||Kimboto||Kimboto||Pradosia ptychandra, P. surinamensis & P.schomburgkii
||Heavy construction, posts, spars, house framing|
|Fabaceae||MAKA KABBES||Angelim Pedra||Angelim Pedra||Hymenolobium excelsum
||Interior and exterior joinery, flooring, panelling, turney, furniture, general carpentry.|
|Caesalpiniaoeae||MORA||Mora excelsa||Mora excelsa||Nato, Dakama, Pracuuba||Best suited for heavy construction work, jetties and foreshore work. Particularly suitable for sleepers, wagon bottoms, and for both traditional and mosaic flooring and shipbuilding.|
|Clusiaceae||PAK||Pakuli||Pakuli||Platonia guianensis & rheedia spp.
||Interior and exterior joinery, flooring, stairs, marine construction, mouldiing, veneer.|
|Caesalpiniaceae||PRH||Purpleheart||Purpleheart||Peltogyne venosa||Interior and exterior joinery, cabinet work, furniture, stairs, flooring, tool handles, billiard ue butts, carving, turnery, marquetry, laminated beams, sliced veneer.
|Caesalpiniaoeae||PURPLEHEART||Peltogyne pubescens||Peltogyne pubescens||Amamnth, Nazareno, Pau Roxo, Bois Violet, Barabu||Possesses high strength and very good durability and is an excellent structural timber suitable for heavy outdoor construction work such as bridges and park benches. As flooring it has high wearing quantities and is suitable for most conditions of traffic. Has been used successfully in chemical plants as vats, filter press plates and frames. Also used for making billiard cue butt, tool handles, interior and exterior joinery and ship building. A valuable wood for its attractive appearance and its strength.|
|Caesalpiniaceae||RLO||Jatoba||Jatoba||Hymenaea courbaril||Exterior and interior joinery, marine constuctions, high grade furniture and cabinet work, flooring, stairs, decorative veneer and fittings, turney, arched articles|
|Apocynaceae||SHIBIDAN||Aspidosperma album||Aspidosperma album||Red Peroba, Peroba Rosa, Kromanti Kipi||A good general purpose wood suitable for construction work requiring strength and durability and could also be useful for exterior joinery. Also suitable for panelling, turnery and furniture manufacture.|
||Sucupira, Alcoruoque, Zwarte Kabbes||Has a decorative appearance and is of interest for turned work and as a veneer for inlays in high grade furniture. Suitable for exterior and interior joinery, turnery, panelling and tool handles. A very useful timber with many applications.|
|Caesalpiniaceae||TEAK||Tectona grandis||Tectona grandis||Diplotropis purpurea||Exterior and interior joinery, flooring, stairs, turnery, tool handles, furniture, heavy contructions|
|WAMARA||Guyana Rosewood||Guyana Rosewood||Swartzia spp.|
|Lauraceae||WAN||Wana||Wana||Ocotea rubra||Interior and exterior joinery, cabinetwork, carpentry, moulding, panelling, glued laminated beams, plywood.|
||Martiodendron parviflorum||Exterior and interior joinery, flooring, stairs, furniture|
|Caesalpiniaceae||ZWK||Zwarte Kabbes||Zwarte Kabbes||Diplotropis purpurea||Exterior and interior joinery, flooring, stairs, turnery, tool handles, furniture, heavy contructions|