Piscidia


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Noun1.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
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The abundant species in this type of forest are Acacia gaumeri, Alvaradoa amorphoides, Bursera simaruba, Caesalpinia gaumeri, Cohniella yucatanensis, Ceiba aesculifolia, Diospyros cuneata, Gymnopodium floribundum, Hampea trilobata, Jatropha gaumeri, Neomillspaughia emargiata, Parmentiera aculeata, Piscidia piscipula, Randia longiloba, Sideroxylon americanum.
En promedio ([+ o -] EE), esos nidos tuvieron un diametro de 31.4 cm ([+ o -] 1.2) y fueron colocados a una altura de 2.8 m ([+ o -] 0.1) sobre especies lenosas como el jabin (Piscidia piscipula), el chucum (Harvardia albicans), el kitinche (Caesalpinia gaumeri) y el calabazo (Crescentia cujete), las cuales representaron conjuntamente los lugares de colocacion para 76% de los nidos.
Apocynaceae M latifolia Millettia pinnata Fabaceae L Millettia pinnata Fabaceae L Neorautanenia Fabaceae W 28 amboensis Tephrosia purpurea Fabaceae P Amorpha fruticosa Fabaceae L Piscidia erythrina Fabaceae T 29 Gymnadenia conopsea Orchidaceae M Bletilla striata Orchidaceae M 30 Taiwania Cupressaceae T cryptomerioides Chamaecyparis Cupressaceae T formosensis Cryptomeria japonica Cupressaceae T 31 Gutierrezia microcephala Asteraceae P Saussurea lappa Asteraceae M Artemisia spp.
Kalinhoff CG (2012) Influencia de las micorrizas arbusculares sobre el crecimiento y respuesta a la sequia de Piscidia carthagenensis Jacq.: implicaciones en la recuperacion de un bosque seco de la peninsula de Macanao, Isla de Margarita.
Dominant vegetation includes zamota (Corsetia glandulosa), mauto (Lysiloma divaricata), mesquite (Prosopis juliflora), torote (Bursera spp.), tarachique (Dononaea viscosa), palo blanco (Piscidia mollis), catclaw (Mimosa spp.), organ pipe cactus (Lemaireocereus thurberi), and quelite (Amaranthus palmeri).
In the group of constant species, almacigo and yaya (Oxandra lanceolada) are the main species; while baria and guama candelon (Piscidia piscipula) are the subdominant.
[Euphorbiaceae], Caesalpinia platyloba Wats., Cassia emarginata L., Cercidium torreyanum (Wats.) Sarg., Lonchocarpus megalanthus Pitt., Lysiloma divaricata (Jacq.) Macbr., Piscidia mollis Rose, Pithecellobium sonorae Wats.,[Fabaceae], y Zizyphus sonorensis Wats.