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INDIAN JOURNAL OF GEO-MARINE SCIENCES

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Volume 42 Number 1

February 2013

 

CONTENTS

 
 

 

CONFERENCE REPORT

 

 

9

International Meet on Land Cover and Land Use Change Dynamics and its Impacts in south Asia : Focus on Water Resources

 

 

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

 

 

11

Isolation and Characterization of Photosystem II Complex from Red Alga Porphyra hatitanesis:, Ying Xia Li, Guang Ce Wang, Jian Feng Niu, Zheng Quan Gao & Chang Sheng Chen

 

 

16

Metal content of seaweeds in the vicinity of acid mine drainage in Amlwch, North Wales, U.K.:, R. N. Jadeja & Lesley Batty

 

 

21

Comprehensive Extraction of Agar and R-Phycoerythrin from Gracilaria lemaneiformis (Bengiales, Rhodophyta):,
Jianfeng Niu, Meiling Xu, Guangce Wang, Kaiyue Zhang & Guang Peng

 

 

29

The effect lead toxicity on embryonic development and early larvel growth of the Echinometra mathaei sea urchin (Persian Gulf), morphologic and morphometric studies:,
V.Ghorani, N. Mahdavi Shahri, F. Ghassemzadeh & M.S. Mortazavi

 

 

35

Texture and environmental radioactivity measurements of Safaga sand dunes:,
A. El-Taher, & H. A. Madkour

 

 

42

A 2-D Hybrid particle tracking/Eulerian-lagrangian model for oil spill problems:,
A. Attari Moghaddam A & B. Dabir

 

 

50

Is there impact of climate change on biological productivity in the Indian Ocean:,                         
Neera Chaturvedi, Meghal Shah, Ajai & Y Jasrai

 

 

58

Climate changes influence the phytoplankton bloom (prymnesiophyceae: phaeocystis spp.) in North Andaman coastal region:,
V. Sachithanandam. P. M. Mohan, R. Karthik, S. Sai Elangovan & G. Padmavathi

 

 

67

Ant foraging on extrafloral nectaries [EFNs] of Ipomoea pes-caprae (Convolvulaceae) in the dune vegetation: Ants as potential antiherbivore agents:,
Amal Kumar Mondal, Tamal Chakraborty & Sanjukta Mondal (Parui)

 

 

75

Observations on the utilization of the biochemical constituents during maturation of
the butterfish Scatophagus argus (L. 1766) from Palk Bay, South east coast of India:,
V. Venkatesan, V. Gandhi & P. U. Zacharia

 

 

82

A new record of scylla ovacea (Dcapoda, Bachyura, prtunidae) from Goa, central west coast of India-A comparative diagnosis:,
Vinay P. Padate, Chandrashekher U. Rivonker & A. C. Anil

 

 

90

Floral and microbial dynamics in relation to the Physico-chemical constituents of the Devi-estuary of Odisha Coast of the Bay of Bangal, India:,
S.C. Sahu, K. Sahoo, Pravas Kumar Jee & N.K. Dhal

 

 

97

Chemometrics data analysis of marine water quality in Maharashtra, west coast of India:,
Indrani Gupta, Abhaysinh Salunkhe, Nanda Rohra & Rakesh Kumar

 

 

106

Variation of total phenolic content, flavonoid and radical scavenging activity of Ipomoea pes-caprae with respect to harvesting time and location:,
Deepanjan Banerjee, Alok K Hazra, Shrabana Chakraborti, Jharna Ray, Anandadev Mukherjee & Biswapati Mukherjee

 

 

110

Marine fungi from India - XII. A revised check list:,
B. D. Borse, K. N. Borse, N. S. Pawar & A. R. Tuwar

 

 

120

Elevated levels of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids highlight the nutritional
value of Ulva covalengensis, a marine dietary alga found in south India.:,
Vidyashankar, S & Krupanidhi, S

 

 

125

Production of biogenic Silver nanoparticles using Sargassum longifolium and its applications:,
J. Saraniya Devi, B. Valentin Bhimba & D. Magesh Peter

 

 

131

Isolation and characterization of organic solvent stable protease from alkaliphilic marine Saccharopolyspora species:,
G R Raut, S Chakraborty , B A Chopade & C R Kokare

 

 

139

Phylogenetic Appraisal of the Drug Bearing Marine Sponge, Callyspongia subarmigera (Ridley, 1884) from South India:,
M. S. Aishwarya, A. P. Lipton & A. R. Sarika

 

 

 

MONOGRAPH  REVIEW

 

 

146

Marine Fungi of India (Monograph)

 

 

147

INSTRUCTION TO AUTHORS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NISCAIR- Diamond Jubilee Year (2011-2012) & IJMS 40th Year

 

IJMS wishes a very happy and peaceful New Year to all
readers, reviewers, contributors and subscribers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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