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INDIAN JOURNAL OF GEO-MARINE SCIENCES

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Volume 40 Number 3

June 2011

CONTENTS

 

 

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

 

 

307

Objective mapping of observed sub-surface mesoscale cold core eddy in the Bay of Bengal by stochastic inverse technique with tomographically simulated travel times;
T V Ramana Murty, M M Malleswara Rao, Y Sadhuram, B Sridevi & K Maneesha

 

 

325

Environmental substrate selection and daily habitual activity in Xiphopenaeus kroyeri shrimp (Heller, 1862) (Crustacea: Penaeioidea);

Fulvio A M Freire, Ana C Luchiari & Vivian Fransozo

 

 

331

Subsurface reflections of prograded paleoscarps in Avis Island, North Andaman, India;

Vijaya Lakshmi C S, Deshraj Trivedi, P Srinivasan, S G N Murthy & Rajesh R Nair

 

 

338

Screening marine organisms for antimicrobial activity against clinical pathogens;
Prabha Devi, Solimabi Wahidulla, Tonima Kamat & Lisette D’Souza

 

 

347

Deep-sea fishing for chondrichthyan resources and sustainability concerns—a case study from southwest coast of India;

K V Akhilesh, U Ganga, N G K Pillai, E Vivekanandan, K K Bineesh, C P R Shanis & M Hashim

 

 

356

Seasonal algal bloom and water quality around the coastal Kerala during southwest monsoon using in situ and satellite data;

R K Sarangi & Gulshad Mohammed

 

 

365

Allozyme electrophoretic studies in four species of groupers (Pisces: Serranidae) represented in the commercial fishery of VisakhapatnamIndia;

K Sujatha, V A Iswarya Deepti & K V L Shrikanya

 

 

372

Mudflats in lower middle estuary as a favorable location for concentration of metals, west coast of India;

Ratnaprabha Siraswar & G N Nayak

 

 

386

Length-weight relationship and variation in condition of Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775) from tide-fed brackishwater ponds of the Sunderbans – India;

G Biswas, J K Sundaray, A R Thirunavukkarasu & M Kailasam

391

Isolation and Characterization of a marine bacterium belonging to the genus Alkaligenes capable of the complete mineralization of the dibenzothiophene;

Janneth Rodrigues, Awinash Madhukar, Narain Kumar & U M X Sangodkar

 

 

398

Biological activity of Seaweed extracts from Cladophora clavuligera (Kutzing, 1843) and Sargassum wightii (Greville, 1995) against marine fouling bacteria;

S Bragadeeswaran, K Prabhu, S Thangaraj, K Ganesan & S Sophia Rani

 

 

403

Detection of white spot syndrome virus (wssv) in brood stock of tiger shrimp, penaeus monodon and other crustaceans of Andaman waters;

S N Sethi, V Mahendran, K Nivas, P Krishnan, S DamRoy, Nagesh Ram & Shalini Sethi

 

 

407

Bioprospecting of marine derived actinomycetes with special reference to antimycobacterial activity;

M Radhakrishnan, R Balagurunathan, N Selvakumar, Mukesh Doble & Vanaja Kumar

 

 

411

Fishery biology, demography of three spotted seahorse, Hippocampus trimaculatus inhabiting Gulf of Mannar region, Southeast coast of India;

A Murugan, S Dhanya, A B Sarcar, V Naganathan, S Rajagopal & T Balasubramanian

 

 

424

Quantization of specific trace metals in bivalve, Villorita Cyprinoides Var Cochinensis in the Cochin estuary;

Ranjitha & Sujatha C H

 

 

430

Diversity of Bacillus and Actinomycetes in the water and sediment samples from Kumarakom region of Vembanadu lake;

Maya George, Neethu Cyriac, Aswathi Nair & Hatha A A M

 

 

438

Comparative study on antibacterial activity of ascidians, Polyandrocarpa indica Michaelsen and Phallusia arabica Savigny from Tuticorin coast of India;

K Ganesan, S Bragadeeswaran & T Balasubramanian

 

 

443

Isolation, characterization and growth response of biofilm forming bacteria Bacillus pumilus from the sea grass, Halodule pinifolia off Kanyakumari coast;

Medo Merina, A P Lipton & S Godwin Wesley

 

 

449

Antimicrobial activities of the lichen Roccella belangeriana (Awasthi) from mangroves of Gulf of Mannar;

G Karthikai Devi, P Anantharaman, K Kathiresan & T Balasubramanian

 

 

454

Brachionid rotifer diversity in Andaman waters;

Grinson George, Sreeraj C R & Dam Roy S

 

 

460

Sunflower oil cake as a replacement for fish meal in feeds of Tiger Shrimp, Penaeus monodon reared in tanks and in net cages;

J Syama Dayal, V Rajaram, K Ambasankar & S Ahamad Ali

 

 

471

Discrimination of Nemipterus japonicus (Bloch, 1791) stock from Maharashtra and Goa states of India;

Pawar H B, Shirdhankar M M, Barve S K & Patange S B

 

 

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