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Documentation and quantitative analysis of local ethnozoological knowledge among traditional healers of Theni district, Tamil Nadu, India.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE This study investigated the use of animals among the traditional healers in Theni district of Tamil Nadu, India. The data regarding the medicinal animals/animalExpand
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Effect of a biogas-plant effluent-based pelleted diet on the growth of Oreochromis mossambicus fingerlings.
Abstract Cattle-dung-based biogas-plant effluent was evaluated as a dietary ingredient in pelleted feed in place of rice bran for tilapia culture over a period of 42 days. The mean growth rate ofExpand
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Inventory of Membracidae (Insecta: Homoptera) Type Specimens in the Collections of Southern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Chennai
The insects included under the family Membracidae are small-size and phytophagous belonging to the auchenorrhynchous Homoptera. They are easily distinguished by the presence of horn-like processes ofExpand
Diversity of cockroaches in yelagiri hills part of Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu, India
Cockroaches are the oldest insects the earliest fossils dating back to the carboniferous period are about 400 million years. Diversity of cockroaches and their abundance were analyzed at YelagiriExpand
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IMPACT OF ATRAZINE ON ACID AND ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE ACTIVITIES AND PROTECTIVE ROLE OF Spirulina IN VARIOUS ORGANS OF FISH Cyprinus carpio. Linn.
The aim of the study was to determine the effect of herbicide, atrazine on phosphatase activities in the various organs of fish Cyprinus carpio. The fishes were exposed to atrazine 0.5-mg/l subExpand
Production of Vermifertilizer from Sugar Industry Wastes by Using Vermicompost Epigenic Earthworm
The efforts have been made to convert the sugar industry waste into a value-added product, by employing an epigenic earthworm species for vermicomposting eg. Eisenia foetida , under laboratoryExpand
Diversity of millipedes (Myriapoda: Diplopoda) In Yelagiri hills, Eastern Ghats, Vellore district, Tamil Nadu
Species diversity of the millipedes (Diplopoda) of Yelagiri hills of Southern Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu, India. Ten species of millipedes were identified; Gyrodrepanum lamprum (Chamberlin, 1920),Expand
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CHELATING PROPERTIES OF CARDIOSPERMUM HALICACABUM AGAINST THE TOXIC EFFECT OF CYPERMETHRIN IN THE QUANTIFICATION OF NUCLEIC ACIDS IN THE FRESH WATER FISH CIRRHINUS MRIGALA (HAMILTON)
Among the pesticides the synthetic pyrethroids are commonly used because of their rapid biodegradability and non - persistent nature. The cypermethrin has a strong pescicidal activity in fresh waterExpand
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