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curupay / Anadenanthera colubrina
Anadenanthera colubrina of the family Fabaceae (syn Leguminosae) the legume, pea, or bean family. Synonyms include Acacia colubrina, Acacia grata, Anadenanthera macrocarpa, Anadenanthera colubrina, Mimosa grata, Piptadenia cebil, Piptadenia colubrina, Piptadenia grata, Piptadenia hassleriana, Piptadenia macrocarpa
Widely used alternate common names include angico and cebil
3" x 3" flat cut, 3" x 3" quartersawn, 3/4" wide end grain, and a 1/4" x 1/4" end grain closeup.
Diffuse porous with moderately dense, small to medium pores, randomly distributed and with obvious vasicentric parenchyma and frequent pore multiples. Rays vary from easily visible at 10X to almost invisible at 10X. Growth ring boundaries are vague.
NOTE: these pics were all taken in very bright incandescent lighting --- colors will vary under other lighting conditions