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- Soares, Liz F., et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Holzforschung 2018 v.72 no.7 pp. 521-530
- Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species; Swietenia macrophylla; discriminant analysis; fauna; flora; least squares; logging; models; near-infrared spectroscopy; species identification; spectrometers; trees; wood; Amazonia; Bolivia; Brazil; Guatemala; Mexico; Peru
- ... A rapid and reliable identification of the country of origin of protected timbers is one of the measures for combating illegal logging. Mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla King) trees are distributed from Mexico to Bolivia and the Brazilian Amazon and are included in Appendix II of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). Near-infrared spectroscopy ( ...