Latin name: Machaerium spp.
Common name(s): Caviuna, Jacaranda Pardo, Pau Ferro, Santos Palisander (M. scleroxylon), South American Rosewood
Sources: Generally same as Brazilian Rosewood
Characteristics: Similar to and often substituted for Brazilian Rosewood.
Common cuts: Plain sliced
Uses: Musical instrument components, parquetry, marquetry, and high end architectural millwork and cabinetry.