Roxinho or Pau-Roxo

Roxinho or Pau-Roxo (Peltogyne paniculata) also known as Caatingueira, Catingueira, Coataquiçauá, Coataquiçava, Coatiquiçauá, Coraci, Guarabu, Mulateiro-da-terra-firme, Pau-ferro, Pau-mulato, Pau-mulato-da-terra-firme, Pau-roxo-da-caatinga, Pau-violeta.

It is common in Amazon and Atlantic Forest.

The wood is used in heavy construction homes and abroad, in high-quality furniture, flooring domestic, transport, boats, decorative veneer, and plywood, tool handles, utensils, cutlery, sports equipment, and toys, decoration.