CITESwoodID: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval

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H. G. Richter, K. Gembruch, G. Koch

Implicit Attributes

Unless indicated otherwise, the following attributes are implicit throughout the descriptions, except where the characters concerned are inapplicable.

Growth rings, colour, grain, etc. Heartwood without streaks. Odour indistinct or absent. Surface not oily.

Vessels (pores). Vessels (pores) arranged in no specific pattern.

Rays. Rays of uniform size.

Storied structure. Storied structure absent.

Resin canals. Normal resin canals absent.

Included phloem. Included phloem absent.

Physical and chemical tests. Heartwood extractives not leachable by water. Froth test negative.


The interactive key allows access to the character list, illustrations, full and partial descriptions, diagnostic descriptions, differences and similarities between taxa, lists of taxa exhibiting specified attributes, summaries of attributes within groups of taxa, and geographical distribution.

Cite this publication as: ‘Richter, H.G., Gembruch, K., and Koch, G. 2014 onwards. CITESwoodID: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval. In English, French, German, and Spanish. Version: 16th May 2014. delta-intkey.com’.

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