IROKO

Common Name(s): Iroko
Scientific Name:?Milicia excelsa, M. regia (syn. Chlorophora excelsa, C. regia)
Distribution: Tropical Africa
Average Dried Weight:?41 lbs/ft3?(660 kg/m3)
Janka Hardness:?1,260 lbf?(5,610 N)
Sustainability: This wood species is not listed in the CITES Appendices, but?is on the IUCN Red List. It is listed as?vulnerable due to a population reduction of over 20% in the past three generations, caused by a decline in its natural range, and exploitation.