Entandrophragma cylindricum

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Noun1.Entandrophragma cylindricum - African tree having rather lightweight cedar-scented wood varying in color from pink to reddish brown
mahogany tree, mahogany - any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish
Entandrophragma, genus Entandrophragma - cedar mahogany trees
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(69) In total, about twenty different species were of commercial interest but only a handful--Sapele/Utile (Entandrophragma cylindricum, E.
In addition, individual sawyers focus on a few commercial timber species--mainly ayous (Triplochyton scleroxylon), movingui (Distemonanthus benthamianus), iroko (Milicia excelsa), sapele (Entandrophragma cylindricum) and bilinga (Nauclea diderrichii)--and look especially for large diameter trees that maximize productivity of sawing.
Their evidence suggests that inadequate recruitment of Entandrophragma cylindricum and E.