BOTANIC NAME: Guibourtia spp.
COMMON NAMES : Bubinga
DESCRIPTION: The Bubinga wood is hard and heavy. It has a fine grain and a high gloss finished. The Bubinga lumber works well except for some points that have resin. Some Bubinga tree trunks have uneven and pronounced grains, that make it a spectacular wood for lathe and carving as well to make Bubinga guitars.