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Fiddleback Anigre

 
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Habitat: African hardwood

Scientific Name: Aningeria altissima

Common Names: Most commonly called anigre or anegre. Other names include: agnegre, aninguerie, aniegre, landosan, mukali, kali, osan, mutoke, mukangu, muna as well as Tasmanian walnut.

Characteristics: The wood is creamy in color and has a natural luster and has a cedar-like scent. The heartwood is a yellow white, pale tan or pink brown and the wood darkens in color after exposure. It most often has a straight grain, but the grain can also appear to be wavy.

Grain and Texture Patterns: Figured anigre ranges from a fiddleback to a curly figure and also a block mottled or beeswing look.