Sapotaceae - The Sapodilla Family
Ausubo, Balata, Balata Rouge, Beefwood, Bolletri, Bulletwood, Bully Tree, Chicozapote, Horseflesh, Macaranduba, Nispero, Red Lancewood, Sapodilla, Wild Dilly
Both Interior and Exterior
Decking, Exterior Trim, Furniture, Millwork, Mouldings
Massaranduba grows throughout the West Indies, Central America, and the northern part of South America.
The sapwood is a white to pale brown and distinct but not demarcated from the heartwood, which is a dark reddish-brown.