Scientific name: Pericopsis elata Van Meeuwen
Geographic origin: Africa. Included in the list of endangered species by the CITES.
It is the african wood which is more similar to asian Teak.
Attention, very important: It is a specie protected by the CITES agreement. It is contained in the Annex II. Thus, a permission for exportation or a re-exportation certificate is required.
Such document must be demanded at the time of purchasing.