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Terrestrial snails as bioindicators of environmental degradation – JBES

Javaria Altaf, Naureen Aziz Qureshi, Muhammed Javed Iqbal Siddiqui Department of Zoology. Government College University Faisalabad, Pakistan. Government College Women University Faisalabad, Pakistan. Department of Zoology, Government Postgraduate College, Samanabad, Faisalabad, Pakistan Key words: Terrestrial snails, Bioindicators, Environmental Degradation, Agro ecosystem Abstract The snails are very important part of the food chain and excellent source […]

Seedling parameters as affected by seed priming of some safflower cultivars under salinity stress – IJAAR

A. A.Kandil, A.E.Sharief, Manal F. Kasim Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt Key Words: Safflower cultivars, Seed priming, Salinity levels, Seedling characters. Abstract A laboratory experiment was conducted at Giza Central Seed Testing Laboratory of Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt. […]

Ethnobotanical study of plant non timber forest products in the coastal area of Cameroon: Cases of Yabassi and Mouanko – JBES

Jeanne Flore Nnanga, Richard Jules Priso, Alain Bertrand Dongmo, Ndongo Din Department of Botany, University of Douala, Douala, Cameroon Department of Biological Sciences, University of Maroua, Maroua, Cameroon Department of Animal Biology and Physiology, University of Douala, Douala, Cameroon Key Words: Ethnobotany, Coastal area, Sustainable use, NTFP, Cameroon Abstract In order to preserve and value […]

Germination characters as affected by seed priming of some safflower cultivars under salinity stress – IJAAR

A. A. Kandil, A.E. Sharief, Manal F. Kasim Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt Key Words: Safflower cultivars, Seed priming in NaCl or KNo3, Salinity concentrations, Germination characters. Abstract To investigate the effect of seed priming treatments i.e. NaCl or KNo3 and non-primed seed of […]

Effect of different suckericides on yield of fcv tobacco speight G-28 – JBES

Aaqil Khan, Li Jin Cai, Alam Sher, Shahzad Ali, Muhammad Irfan Ahmad, Muhammad Kamran, Ghulam Ali Bugti, Sikandar Ali Jamro School of Agronomy Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, Anhui, China College of Agronomy Northwest A & F University Yangling, Shaanxi, China Provincial Key Laboratory of Microbial Pest Control, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, Anhui, P. R. China […]

Line × tester analysis for yield contributing morphological traits in Triticum aestivum under drought conditions – IJAAR

Muhammad Atif Muneer, Zaib-Un-Nisa, Muhammad Zeeshan Munir, Muhammad Imran, Anisa Intikhab, Saima Adil, Noor-Ul-Ain Saifullah Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan Center for Plant Biology, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Sorghum Research Sub-station, Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan School of Biological Sciences and Technology, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, […]

A current view ofclassification and sampling of terrestrial snails: A review – JBES

Javaria Altaf*1, Naureen Aziz Qureshi2 1Department of Zoology, Government College University  Faisalabad, Pakistan 2Government College Women University Faisalabad, Pakistan Key Words: Gastropods, Taxonomy, Molecular markers Abstract The snails are second large and most successful invertebrates on the face of the earth yet remained ignored and unidentified due to the lesser interest of scientist. Due to […]

Yield potential and adaptability of medium duration Pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan L. Millsp.) genotypes in dry parts of North Rift Valley, Kenya – IJAAR

Juliana J. Cheboi*1, Miriam G. Kinyua1, Paul K.Kimurto2, Oliver K. Kiplagat1, Bernard K.Towett2, Stella C. Kirui3, Gaudencia J. Kiptoo1, N.V.P.R Gangarao4 1Department of Biotechnology, University of Eldoret, Kenya 2Department of Crops, Horticulture & Soils, Egerton University, Kenya 3Department of Biological Science, Maasai Mara, University, Kenya 4International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Nairobi, […]

Fish biodiversity and conservation status of the Dhepa river sanctuary in protection and restoration of threatened fishes of the northwest Bangladesh – JBES

Imran Parvez, Hrisikesh Sarker Sujan, Md. Ashraful Alam, Mst. Nahid Akter, Kalipada Roy, Md. Rezoanul Haque Department of Fisheries Biology and Genetics, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh Department of Aquaculture, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh Department of Fisheries Management, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, […]

Efficacy of aqueous extracts of Aloe zebrina Baker, Capsicum annum L. and Melia azedarach L. against Aphis gossypii Glover (Homoptera: Aphididae) – IJAAR

Rangarirai Mapuranga*, Francis Jimu, Fredy Musiniwa, Simbarashe Muzemu, Tendai Madanzi Cotton Research Institute, Kadoma, Zimbabwe Key words: Aphids, Biopesticides, Botanical, Efficacy, Repellence. Abstract Low cotton yields in Zimbabwe are mainly caused by infestation by high numbers of insect pests, diseases, poor agronomic practices and poor season quality. Aphids cause considerable yield loss in cotton. Control […]