Archive IJSN

Volume-4, Issue-2, 2013

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0973-3140 (Print)

2229-6441 (Online)

      Page No. 214-370

Next Issue: September 2013

Published by: Society For Science and Nature-(SFSN)

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Review Article

Research Article

Larvicidal effectiveness of spinosad and temephos on Anopheles gambiae & Aedes aegypti
*Kemabonta, K. A. & Nwankwo A. E
Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
*Corresponding Author
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 214-222
Causes for over consumption in broiler chickens
1*Teshome Tesfamariam, 2Birger Svihus & 1Gangwar, S.K.
1Department of Animal, Rangeland and Wildlife Sciences, P.O. box 231, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia.
2Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, P. O. box 5003, 1432, Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB), Ås, Norway.
*Corresponding author Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 223-232
Genetic parameter of some linear growth traits in the Nigerian local chicken heavy ecotype
1Ohagenyi, I.J., 2Hakeem Aka- Tanimo, 1Mechebe, S.N., 2Brenshak Samuel, B., 2Adelowo Olayinka, V. & 2Edache John
1Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, Vom. Dept. of National Diploma. PMB 01, Plateau state, Nigeria. 08063485148
2Dept. of Animal Science, Univ. of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu state, Nigeria. `08035487464
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 233-336
Effect of carbon and nitrogen on the growth of lignicolous fungi from Rathanmahal Wildlife Sanctuary, Gujarat, India
1Praveen Kumar Nagadesi & 2Arun Arya
1Department of Botany, P.G. section, Andhra Loyola College, Vijayawada -520008, Andhra Pradesh, India.
2Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara – 390002, Gujarat, India.
Corresponding Author: Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 237-245
Application of response surface methodology for bioremediation of glyphosate containing simulated effluent
1Arul Selvi, A., 1Archana, P. C., 2Mastogi, N. K. & 1Manonmani, K. H.
1Fermentation Technology and Bioengineering Department, Central Food Technological Research Institute, CSIR, Mysore -570 020, Karnataka, India
2Department of Food Engineering, Central Food Technological Research Institute, CSIR,Mysore -570 020, Karnataka, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 246-258
Bioefficacy of three plant products as post-harvest grain protectants against Sitophilus oryzae Linnaeus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on stored wheat (Triticum aestivum)
*Kemabonta, K. A. & Falodu, B. B.

Department of Zoology, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria
*Corresponding Author Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 259-264
Application of supervised enhancement technique for crop land mapping from landsat digital data- a case study on Bardhaman block, Bardhaman district, West Bengal, India
1Ratnadeep Ray, 2Saptarshi Mondal, 3Sakti Mandal 
1Department of Remote Sensing and GIS, Vidyasagar University, Midnapore (West), West Bengal,India
2Department of Remote Sensing and GIS, BIT, Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
3Department of Geography, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 265-273
Study on pressure-discharge relationship and wetting pattern under drip irrigation system
1Kyada, P. M. & 2Munjapara, B. J.
1G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar (UK), India
2Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 274-283
Predictors of prognosis in patients with acute myocardial infarction
1Vaz, F. S., 1Ferreira, A.M., 1Kulkarni, M.S., 1Perni, S.G., 1Pinto, N.R., 1Motghare, D.D. & 2Dsouza, L.C.
1Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Goa Medical College, Bambolim, Goa, India. 403202.
2Department of Trauma and Emergency, Goa Medical College, Bambolim, Goa, India. 403202.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No 284-287.
Comparison of employment problems of urbanization in district headquarters of Hyderabad Karnataka region – A cross sectional study
1Wali, K.S. & 2Mujawar, H.M.
1Department of Statistics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
2Department of Statistics, BLDE Arts & Commerce College for Women, Bijapur, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 288-293
Study of regulation of anthocyanin production from confederate rose by spectroscopic method and their non linear optical characterization
1Ani Augustine Jose, 1Pranam Prakash,*2,3Aparna Thankappan, 2Sheenu Thomas, 2V.P.N.Nampoori
1Centre of Excellence in Lasers and Optoelectronic Sciences, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India
2International School of Photonics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India
3Inter University Centre for Nanomaterials and Devices, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 294-298
Synthesis and characterization of new complexes O, O’-Bis (α-Naphthyl, β-Naphthyl and 2, 3, 5-Trimethylphenyl) dithiophosphate of zinc (II), cadmium (II) and mercury (ii)
1Mukhtyar S. Saini, 1Aran Kumar, 1Onkar Singh & 2Jaya Dwivedi
1Department of Chemistry, Govt. G. M. Science, College, Canal Road Jammu, Jammu, 180001, India
2Department of Chemistry, Banasthali University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, 304022, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 299-303
Elephant habitat suitability in southern part of Kolhapur district with geoinformatics approach
1Pavan Tikhile, 2Vaishali V. Gavade, 2Patil, R. R., 3Jayvant M. Palkar
1Department of Agriculture Engineering, Agriculture collage Bijapur, 586101
2Department of Geoinformatics, School of Earth Sciences, Solapur University, Solapur, Maharashtra.
3MDepartment of Geography, Arts & Commerce College, Madha, Solapur, India
[Full Article - PDF
] Page No. 304-310
Ionization energy of screened helium by variational quantum Monte Carlo method
1Abdussalam Balarabe Suleiman & 2Abdullahi Usman
1Division of Physics, University of the Gambia, Brikama Campus, P.O.Box 3530 Serekunda, The Gambia
2Department of Physics, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil, P.M.B 3244, Kano, Nigeria
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 311-315
Effects of adiponectin on cardiovascular risk markers & bone metabolism in obese postmenopausal women
Shatha H Al
PhD  in Clinical Biochem/ Dept., clinical Biochem, Dept., Clinical Lab Science, College of Pharmacy –Baghdad University, Baghdad / Iraq.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 316-323
Severity of antestia bugs, Antestiopsis spp and other key insect pests under shaded coffee in Kenya
*Mugo, H. M., Kimemia, J.K., Mwangi, J.M.
 Coffee Research Foundation, Box 4- 00232, Ruiru, Kenya
*Corresponding author: Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 324-327
Comparative studies on the growth performance of Clarias gariepinus fingerlings fed commercial feed and live zooplankton
Ekelemu, Jerimoth Kesena
Department of Fisheries, Delta State University, Asaba Campus, Asaba
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 328-331
Screening of bacterial strains for beta-mannanases production in solid state fermentation
1*Oladipo O. Olaniyi, 2Festus O. Igbe , 1Temitope C. Ekundayo & 1Kehinde J. Ayantola
1Department of Microbiology, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B 704, Akure, Nigeria.
2Department of Biochemistry, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B 704, Akure, Nigeria.
*Corresponding author: Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 332-337
Confidence limits for the CV data of the field experiments on wheat crop: Pearson type IV distribution
1Raykundaliya, D. P., 1Patel, S.R. & 2 Patel, N.P.
1PG Department of Statistics,Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyangar – 388 120
2Department of Agricultural Statistics, B. A. College of Agriculture,Anand Agricultural University, Anand.Gujrat, India
*Corresponding Author
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 338-340
The feeding behaviour of the field ant (Formica subsericea) towards some selected food items in Makurdi, Nigeria
1Adelusi, S. M., 2Akogwu, S.A. and 1Ocheme. O.P.
1Department of Biological Sciences, Benue State University, P.M.B 134343, Makurdi, Nigeria.
2A. P. Leventis ornithological Research Institute, P.M.B 13404, Laminga, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 341-344
Simple and efficient cartridge purification of 6-FAM™ dye phosphoramidite
1*Aamir Javed, 1Annu Kumari, 1Farnaz Mozafari, 1Anup Baranwal, 2Siva Kumar Medam, 3Md Hidayatullah
1*Centre for R &D in Life Sciences; Biotechnology Research Laboratory, Post Graduate-Department of Biotechnology, Dayananda Sagar Institutions, Dr.C.D.SagarCentre for Life Sciences, Shavige Malleshwara Hills, Kumaraswamy Layout, Bangalore-560078, India.
2Eurofins Genomics India Pvt Ltd.#183, Gayathri Tech Park, 1st Floor, EPIP 2nd Phase, Whitefield, Bangalore, Karnataka 560066, India.
3PES college, Dept of Biotechnology,100 Feet ring road PO: Hoskerehalli, Bangalore -560085, India
Corresponding author Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 345-350
Pigment production from Trichoderma spp. For dyeing of silk and wool
1Charu Gupta, 1*Deepshikha Sharma, Sunita Aggarwal  & 2Nitika Nagpal
1Department of Fabric and Apparel Science, Institute of Home Economics,University of Delhi, Delhi 110016, India
2Department of Microbiology, Institute of Home Economics, University of Delhi, Delhi 110016 India
Corresponding Author E-mail:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 351-355

Carcass and conformational characteristics of broiler finishers fed dietary raw bambara nut ((Vigna subterranea (L) VERDC) waste
Ani, A.O.  & Omeje, O.D.
Department of Animal Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
*Corresponding author; Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 356-361

Case Study

Short Communicationg

Ethnobotanical study of medicinal shrubs used by people in Lakhmanpura region of Bundelkhand, Uttar Pradesh, India
Jitin Rahul
Department of Botany, Institute of Basic Science, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, U.P., India.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 362-364
Community perception on socio-economic benefits from protected area: A comparative study between Cambodia and China
Sovanchandara Heng
School of Economics and Management, Beijing Forestry University, No.35, Tsinghua East Road, Haidian District, Beijing, 100083 China
*Corresponding author;
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 365-368

Impact of biofertilizers, chemical fertilizers and vermicompost on seed quality attributes of A. paniculata
Sushma Mishra & Aruna Jain
Department of Botany, Sarojini Naidu Govt. Girls P.G. (Autonomous) College, Shivaji Nager, Bhopal, India.
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 369-370