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In situ release of coral mucus by Acropora and its influence on the heterotrophic bacteria
In situ mucus release by Acropora nobilis and degradation of mucus from A. nobilis and Acropora formosa, by heterotrophic bacteria were investigated at Bidong and Tioman Island, Malaysia. MucusExpand
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Complete life cycle of a pennellid Peniculus minuticaudae Shiino, 1956 (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) infecting cultured threadsail filefish, Stephanolepis cirrhifer
The complete life cycle of a pennellid copepod Peniculus minuticaudae Shiino, 1956 is proposed based on the discovery of all post-embryonic stages together with the post-metamorphic adult femalesExpand
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Spawning and Nesting Behaviour of Tachypleus gigas along the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia
Present study was aimed to address the spawning and nesting behaviour of Malaysian horseshoe crab (Tachypleus gigas) in observed nesting grounds of East coast of Peninsular Malaysia during monsoonalExpand
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Mechanism in the clot formation of horseshoe crab blood during bacterial endotoxin invasion
Endotoxins from gram-negative microorganisms initiates clot formation in blood when it is accidentally encountered by horseshoe crab. This property was extensively studied by various researchers as aExpand
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Effect of salinity on the egg hatching and early larvae of horseshoe crab Tachypleus gigas (muller, 1785) in laboratory culture
Tachypleus gigas (Muller) the Southeast Asian horseshoe crab, is found to nest on sandy beaches in Malaysia, thus biological information about survival of this living fossil become crucial.Expand
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TAL - a source of bacterial endotoxin detector in liquid biological samples.
Endotoxins (chemically known as Lipopolysaccharide) from gram-negative microorganisms initiates clot formation in blood when it is accidentally encountered by horseshoe crab blood stream. ThisExpand
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Molecular phylogeny of horseshoe crab
An effort to assess the utility of 650 bp Cytochrome C oxidase subunit I (DNA barcode) gene in delineating the members horseshoe crabs (Family: xiphosura) with closely related sister taxa was made. AExpand
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Fauna of Porcellidiidae (Copepoda: Harpacticoida) from Sungai Pulai, Malaysia
A study was carried out to explore different species of family Porcellidiidae associated with seagrass and seaweeds plants in Malaysia. The chosen area, Sungai Pulai, (01o20.094’N, 103o35.982’E) isExpand
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Levels of heavy metals in green-lipped mussel Perna veridis (Linnaeus) from Muar Estuary, Johore, Malaysia.
Muscle and feather in tissue of 40 juveniles and 40 adult green-lipped mussel Perna veridis (L.) collected from Muar Estuary, Johor were analyzed for copper (Cu), cadmium (Cd), lead (Pb) and zincExpand
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Monsoon variability of ultraviolet radiation (UVR) attenuation and bio-optical factors in the Asian tropical coral-reef waters
Abstract The East coast of Peninsular Malaysia is strongly influenced by the North-East (NE) monsoon, and may significantly influence the optical environment of coral-reef ecosystems. However, ourExpand
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