Piscidia piscipula


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Noun1.Piscidia piscipula - small tree of West Indies and Florida having large odd-pinnate leaves and panicles of red-striped purple to white flowers followed by decorative curly winged seedpods; yields fish poisons
genus Piscidia, Piscidia - genus of shrubs or small trees having indehiscent pods with black seeds; roots and bark yield fish poisons
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Project Description: Conserve and improve 780 hectares of forest around the apiaries of the members of the cooperative , contributing to climate change mitigation , carbon sequestration and soil improvement , since several of the eligible species (such as Piscidia piscipula ( jabE[degrees]n ) , Acacia gaumeri (box Catzim ) Lysiloma latisiliquum ( tsalam ) , Caesalpinia gaumeri ( kitinche ) , Mimosa bahamensis ( sak Catzim ) ) are legumes , favoring melinopolinE[degrees]feras species so that in the medium term is counted Top flowering and consequently increased production of nectar.
Thus seeks to contribute to the mitigation of climate change, promoting legumes and secondary processes, whereby carbon sequestration and soil improvement will be strengthened, using species such as Piscidia piscipula (jabE[degrees]n), Acacia gaumeri (box Catzim) Lysiloma latisiliquum (tsalam), Caesalpinia gaumeri (kitinche), Mimosa bahamensis (sak Catzim).