Common Names : Albarco, Bacu, Ceru, Jequitiba Amarella, Jequitiba Rosa. 

Regions of Origin : Central America, Latin America 

Countries of Origin = Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia. 

Common Uses :  Paneling , Furniture , General carpentry, Piling, Building materials, Chairs, Chests, Concealed parts (Furniture), Desks, Dining-room furniture, Dowell pins, Dowells, Drawer sides, Fine furniture, Floor lamps, Furniture components, Furniture squares or stock, Hatracks, Interior construction, Kitchen cabinets,       Living-room suites, Office furniture, Pile-driver cushions, Radio Rustic furniture, Stools, Tables, Utility furniture, Wainscotting, Wardrobes. 
 
Green
Dry
English
Green 
Dry
Metric
Bending Strength
13485
psi
948
kg/cm2
Crushing Strength
psi
kg/cm2
Max. Crushing Strength
13485
psi
948
kg/cm2
Static Bending (FSPL)
psi
kg/cm2
Impact Strength
35
inches
89
cm
Stiffness
1470
1000 psi
103
1000 kg/cm2
Work to Maximum Load
17
inch-lbs/in3
1
cm-kg/cm3
Hardness
1020
lbs
463

kg

Shearing Strength
2030
psi
143
kg/cm2
Toughness
inch-lbs
cm-kg
Specific Gravity
0.46
0.46
Weight
36
lbs/ft3
577
kg/cm3
Density (Air-Dry)
36
lbs/ft3
577
kg/cm3
Radial Shrinkage
2.8
%
2.8
%
Tangential Shrinkage
5.4
%
5.4
%
Volumetric Shrinkage
9
%
9
%
 

 Jequitiba