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INDIAN JOURNAL OF GEO-MARINE SCIENCES

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Volume 40 Number 5

October 2011

CONTENTS

 

REVIEW ARTICLE

609

Marine biotechnology: An approach based on components, levels and players;

Seshagiri Raghukumar

 

 

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

 

 

620

Would Makran tsunami skip Mumbai, India? No it would reach 8 minutes later than Ratnagiri; Kirti Srivastava, V P Dimri, V Swaroopa Rani, R Krishna Kumar & Likhita Narain

 

 

624

Distribution and biology of seagrass resources of Lakshadweep group of Islands, India;

Nobi E P, E Dilipan, K Sivakumar & T Thangaradjou

 

 

635

Spatial autocorrelation analysis among populations of Codium fragile revealed by allozymes; Man Kyu Huh

 

 

642

Occurrence of western Indian Ocean seahorse Hippocampus borboniensis Duméril, 1870, in the Gulf of Mannar, southeastern India;

T Sivarama Krishnan, Rudie H Kuiter² & Jamila Patterson

 

 

645

Marine barcoding- how will it help Indian marine benthic studies?;

Punyasloke Bhadury & C Annapurna

 

 

648

Isolation and growth kinetic studies of novel isolates from Indian Ocean nodules;

Abhilash, R Venkat Raman, K D Mehta & B D Pandey

 

 

653

New recruitment of diverse scleractinian corals in little Andaman Island after tsunami;

Tamal Mondal, C Raghunathan & Ramakrishna

 

 

657

Pre- and post-monsoonal changes in grain size and heavy minerals in the sediments from Kalbadevi Bay, Ratnagiri, west coast of India;

Anil B Valsangkar & Domnica Fernandes

664

Free radical scavenging and anti-inflammatory potential of a marine brown alga turbinaria ornata (turner) j.agardh;

S Ananthi, V Gayathri, C Chandronitha, R Lakshmisundaram & Hannah R Vasanthi

 

 

671

Phytoplankton species composition, abundance and distribution in Fishing area 58 of Indian Ocean sector of Southern Ocean;

Vijayakumar Rathod

 

 

680

Stock assessment of the Indian scad, Decapterus russelli (Ruppell, 1830) from Mumbai waters;

Nalini Poojary, L R Tiwari & S K Chakraborty

 

 

687

Reproductive pattern and some biological features of anadromous fish tenualosa ilisha (family: clupeidae) from Pakistan;

Sher Khan Panhwar, Ghazala Siddiqui & Zarrien Ayub

 

 

697

An overview of dinoflagellate cysts in recent sediments along the west coast of India;

Maria Shamina D’Silva, Arga Chandrashekar Anil & Priya Mallika D’Costa

 

 

710

Antibacterial activities of polyunsaturated fatty acid extracts from Sardinella longiceps and Sardinella fimbriata;

Chitra Som R S & C K Radhakrishnan.

 

 

717

Extracellular production of L-Glutaminase by marine alkalophilic Streptomyces sp.-SBU1 isolated from Cape Comorin coast;

S. Krishnakumar, R Alexis Rajan & S Ravikumar

 

 

722

Design and general characteristics of sole fish gill nets of Ratnagiri, Maharashtra;

Tousif G Kazi, Ashish S Mohite & Rakesh R Jadhav

 

 

725

Floral survey of wet coastal and associated ecosystems of Maharashtra;
M V Gokhale, S S Shaikh & N S Chavan

 

 

731

Sponge infestation on perna indica kuriakose and nair 1976 in experimental culture systems;

P Sunil Kumar & P A Thomas

 

 

 

BOOK REVIEW

 

 

734

Marine Science: Notable Research and Discoveries. 2010 (1st Edition), reviewed by
Agus Budiyono

 

 

738

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