Curupixa

Curupixa

Trade Name

Curupixa

Similar Woods

Hard Maple, Amercian Birch

Origin

South America

Range

In South America's tropical area, mainly in the Amazona basin and Guyana. The tree reaches heights up to 40 m and diameters up to 90 cm.

Uses

Hardly known in Europe as veneer wood. Some demand as figured veneers in Asia and on the American continent. Used there for interior construction and for furniture production. In South America, Curupixa is used in the veneer production and also for plywood, parquetry and construction wood. Most veneers are manufactured as quarters.

Colour

Light Brown