Zebra Wood, also called Zebrano(scientific name: Microberliniabrazzavillensis), has a heartwood of light brown to cream color with dark black-brown streaks, which resemble a zebra’s stripes. Its texture is coarse and open pores,and grain is generally wavy or interlocked.
Quarter cut/sawnlumber has mostly uniform stripes. Flat cut/sawnlumber has wavy stripes.
Zebra Wood is commonly found in west Africa. It is rated durable and resistant to insect attack.