Risk Tool

Species Details

Listed: Appendix II
Endangered Status
Associated Risks

C. echinata is listed on Appendix II of the Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), a listing that applies to logs, sawn wood, and veneer sheets, including unfinished wood articles used for the fabrication of bows for stringed musical instruments. Brazil also restricts the logging and export of C. echinata under national law.

Major Buyers & Markets

The U.S. and EU are major buyers of C. echinata.

Countries Where Found

Naturally Occurring