genus Piscidia


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Noun1.genus Piscidia - genus of shrubs or small trees having indehiscent pods with black seeds; roots and bark yield fish poisons
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
fish fuddle, Jamaica dogwood, Piscidia erythrina, 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