CMR Publications

Research papers

  • Kantharajan, P.K. Pandey, P. Krishnan, V. Deepak Samuel, V.S. Bhartia and R. Purvaja. 2017. Molluscan diversity in the mangrove ecosystem of Mumbai, west coast of India. Regional Studies in Marine Science Volume 14, July 2017, Pages 102–111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsma.2017.06.002.
  • Rocktim R. Das, G. Kantharajan, S. Goutham, V. Deepak Samuel, P. Krishnan, R. Rajkumar, R. Purvaja. 2017. First report of Antigonasomwangi M. Huber, 2010 (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Veneridae) from India. Journal of Conchology.Vol.No. 42(5): 379-380.
  • Deepak Samuel,V., C.R. Sreeraj, P. Krishnan, C. Parthiban, V. Sekar, K. Chamundeeswari, T. Immanuel, P. Shesdev, R. Purvaja & R. Ramesh. 2016. An updated checklist of shrimps on the Indian coast. Journal of Threatened Taxa 8(7): 8977–8988; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2628.8.7.8977-8988.
  • Patro, S., Krishnan, P., Gopi, M., Raja, S., Sreeraj, C.R., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2015) Snowflake coral, Carijoariisei from Grand Island, Goa: a case of invasion of an alien species or re-establishment of a native species?. Current Science, 109(6): 1028-1030.
  • Sreeraj, C.R. (2015) Role of SCUBA Diving in the Indian coral reef biodiversity studies.Fishing Chimes. 35(4): 32-43.
  • Sivaleela G., V. Deepak Samuel., T. Anbalagan and S. Shrinivaasu. (2013) Seagrass associated marine sponges in Palk Bay. Rec. zool. Surv. India : 113(Part-3): 01-07.
  • Abhilash, K.R., Gireeshkumar, T.R., Venu, S., Raveendran, T.V. (2013) Bioconcentration of trace metals by Saccostrea cucullata (Von Born, 1778) from Andaman waters. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences 42(3): 326-330.
  • Anand, A., Krishnan, P., Grinson-George., Goutham-Bharathi, M.P., Kaliyamoorthy, M., Hareef-Baba-Shaeb, K., Suryavanshi., A.S., Srinivasakumar, T., 2014. Influence of mesoscale eddies on commercial fishery in the coastal waters of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. International Journal of Remote Sensing (Accepted)
  • Goutham Bharathi, M.P., Mohanraju, R., Krishnan, P., Sreeraj, C.R., Simon, K.D. (2013). Stomach Contents of Banded Archerfish, Toxotes jaculatrix (Pallas 1767) (Toxotidae) from brackish waters of South Andaman, India. Asian Fisheries Science. 26: 243-250.
  • Grinson-George, Krishnan, P., Kamal-Sarma, Goutham-Bharathi, M.P., Kaliyamoorthy, M., Kiruba sankar, R. (2014). Efficacy of different modes in disseminating Potential Fishing Zone (PFZ) forecasts: a case study from Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 61(1): 84-87.
  • Grinson-George, Krishnan, P., S. Dam-Roy, Kamal-Sarma, Goutham-Bharathi, M.P., Kaliyamoorthy, M., Krishnamurthy, V., Srinivasa Kumar, T. (2013). Validation of Potential Fishing Zone (PFZ) forecasts from Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Fishery Technology, 50: 208-212.
  • Krishnan, P., Malathi-Balasubramaniam, Damroy, S., Kamal-Sarma, Rizwana-Hairun, Jai-Sunder. (2014). Antibacterial activity of bacteria associated with Stylissa sp, a marine sponge. Advances in Animal and Veterinary Sciences. 2:20-25.
  • Krishnan, P., Veeramani, S., Damroy, S., Kamal-Sarma, Kumar-Pavel, Jai-Sunder. (2014). Antimicrobial activity of Ircinia sp- a Marine Sponge and its associated bacteria from Andaman Coast. Advances in Animal and Veterinary Sciences. 2(1):37-41.
  • Sivaramakrishnan, T., Deepak Samuel, V., Patterson, J. (2013) Push net fishing at Motta Gopuram and Siluvaipatti in Tuticorin, Gulf of Mannar, South-east coast of India. African Journal of Basic & Applied Sciences 5(2): 91-94.
  • Subhash-Chand, Srivastava, R.C., Krishnan, P., Damroy, S. (2013). Valuation of mangrove services of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. Basic Research Journal of Agricultural Science and Review. 2(6):130-137.
  • Venkitaraman P.R., Jayalakshmy, K.V., Abhilash, K.R. (2013). Effect of eyestalk extirpation on haemolymph ionic concentration of Metapenaeus monoceros. Journal of Experimental Biology and Agricultural Sciences 1(4): 265-279.
  • Deepak Samuel V, Thangaiyan Anbalagan, Manickam Nithyanandan and Naveen Namboothri. (2013). Watering Pot shell, Brechites penis (Linnaeus, 1758), A new record to India (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Anomalodesmata). Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(12): 4679-4681; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o3479.4679-81.
  • Deepak Samuel. V and Jamila Patterson. (2014). Embryonic development of the Pharaoh’s Cuttlefish (Sepia pharaonis, Ehrenberg 1831) under laboratory conditions. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences. (Accepted) Manuscript # IJMS/ MS 2240/ 13.
  • Edwin Prabakaran. T, R. Jeyasingh Thompson and V. Deepak Samuel. 2014. A Study on the Morphometric and Meristic Characters of the Threadfin Bream (Nemipterus japonicus, Bloch 1791) off Chennai Coast. Indian Journal of Applied Research. 4(1): 521-524.

Papers in seminars/symposia/conference

  • Joyson J. J. J., Viswanathan, C., Sreeraj, C.R., Deepak Samuel, V., Margi Purohit, Krishnan, P., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2017) Scleractinian corals (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) of Gujarat coast: an updated checklist with seven new additions. In: Book of Abstracts - Fourth Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2017), Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India, pp 211.
  • Deepak Samuel, V., Sreeraj, C.R., Abhilash, K.R., Sankar, R., Sekar, V., Krishnan, P., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2017)First Report of Three ToxoglossanRaphitomids under Genus Pseudodaphnella (neogastropoda: Conoidea: Raphitomidae)) From The Indian Waters. In: Book of Abstracts - Fourth Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2017), Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India, pp 206.
  • Durga Prasad Behera, Abhilash, K.R., Deepak Samuel, V., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2017). Occurrence of Sargassum Fish HistrioHistrio (Linnaeus, 1758) along the seaweed farms of Mandapam, Tamil Nadu. In: Book of Abstracts - Fourth Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2017), Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India, pp 208.
  • Gopi, M., Nina Tabitha Simon, Sreeraj, C.R., Krishnan, P., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2017) Status of Coral Patches Along the Southern Coast of Tamilnadu, India. In: Book of Abstracts - Fourth Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2017), Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India, pp 210.
  • Rocktim, D., Gopi, M., Sreeraj, C.R., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2017) Coral Diseases in the Lagoons of Uninhabited Islands of Lakshadweep. In: Book of Abstracts - Fourth Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2017), Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India, pp 217.
  • Sreeraj, C.R., V. Deepak Samuel, R. Sankar, K.R. Abhilash and P. Krishnan (2014) Two new regional distributional records of sea slugs (Opisthobranchia, Gastropoda) from Palk Bay, Tamilnadu. In: Book of Abstracts – Zoology for future Teaching and Research, Queen Marys College, Chennai, India. January 23-24, 2014.
  • Krishnan P., Sreeraj, C.R., Deepak Samuel, V., Abhilash, K.R., Sankar, R., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2014) Status of coral reefs in Palk Bay vis-à-vis Seaweed cultivation: Conservation and livelihood concerns. In: Book of Abstracts - 10th Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture Forum (10ifaf) and Global Symposium in Aquaculture and Fisheries (GAF5), Organized by Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch (AFSIB) at ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, India. November 12-15, 2014. pp 54.
  • Krishnan, P., Deepak Samuel, V., Sreeraj, C.R., Shesdev Patro, Margi Purohit, Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2014) Development of Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Integration Network (CoMBINe). In: Book of Abstracts - 10th Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture Forum (10ifaf) and Global Symposium in Aquaculture and Fisheries (GAF5), Organized by Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch (AFSIB) at ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, India. November 12-15, 2014. pp 89.
  • Sreeraj, C.R., Krishnan, P., Deepak Samuel, V., Abhilash, K.R., Sankar, R and Ramesh, R. (2014) Status of seagrass ecosystem at Palk Bay, southeast India vis-à-vis Commercial seaweed cultivation. In: Book of Abstracts - 10th Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture Forum (10ifaf) and Global Symposium in Aquaculture and Fisheries (GAF5), Organized by Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch (AFSIB) at ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, India. November 12-15, 2014. pp 90.
  • Abhilash, K.R., Sankar, R., Deepak Samuel, V., Sreeraj, C.R., Krishnan, P., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2014) Temporal variation in the water quality of Palk Bay: An area under commercial seaweed cultivation since 2003. In: Book of Abstracts - 10th Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture Forum (10ifaf) and Global Symposium in Aquaculture and Fisheries (GAF5), Organized by Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch (AFSIB) at ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, India. November 12-15, 2014. Pp. 490.
  • Robin, R.S., Abhilash, K.R., Ganguly, D., Patra, S., Subramanian, B.R. (2013) Intergrated approach for assessment of ecosystem health of a tropical brackish water lagoon: Chilika, India. In: Programme & Abstracts – The fourth IGCP 588: Preparing for coastal change. Chennai, India. 24-28 May 2013.
  • Deepak Samuel, V., Krishnan, P., Abhilash, K.R., Sreeraj, C.R., Seshdev Patro, R. Sankar, R. Purvaja and R. Ramesh. (2014) Diversity of marine molluscs in the by-catch from lobster nets in Erwadi, Gulf of Mannar. In: Book of Abstracts – Third Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2014), Organized by Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) and C.P.R. Environmental Education Centre (CPREEC) at SRM University, Potheri, Chennai. December 18-20.12.2014.pp 23.
  • Sreeraj, C.R., Deepak Samuel, V., Krishnan, P., Abhilash, K.R., Seshdev Patro, Purvaja, , R. and Ramesh, R. (2014) Nine new distributional records of opisthobranchs from the Gulf of Mannar. In: Book of Abstracts – Third Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC 2014), Organized by Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) and C.P.R. Environmental Education Centre (CPREEC) at SRM University, Potheri, Chennai. December 18-20.12.2014.pp 60.
  • Krishnan, P., Anand, A., Grinson-George, Gautham-Bharathi, M.P., Kaliyamoorthy, M. and Dam Roy, S., (2013). Sea Surface Height (SSH)-based Potential Fishing Zones: An approach for round-the-year dissemination of advisories in Andaman. In: Programme & Abstracts – The fourth IGCP 588: Preparing for coastal change. Chennai, India. 24-28 May 2013.
  • Krishnan, P., Grinson-George, Vikas, N., Titus-Immanuel, Goutham-Bharathi, M.P., Anand, A., Vinod Kumar, K. and Senthil-Kumar, S. (2013). Tropical storm off Myanmar coast sweeps reefs in Ritchie’s Archipelago, Andaman. In: Programme & Abstracts – The fourth IGCP 588: Preparing for coastal change. Chennai, India. 24-28 May 2013.
  • Robin, R.S., Abhilash, K.R., Ganguly, D., Patra, S., Subramanian, B.R. (2013) Intergrated approach for assessment of ecosystem health of a tropical brackish water lagoon: Chilika, India. In: Programme & Abstracts – The fourth IGCP 588: Preparing for coastal change. Chennai, India. 24-28 May 2013.
  • Sreeraj, C.R., Deepak Samuel, V., Sankar, R., Abhilash, K.R., Krishnan, P. (2014). Two new regional distributional records of sea slugs (Opisthobranchia, Gastropoda) from Palk Bay, Tamilnadu. In: Book of Abstracts – Zoology for future Teaching and Research, Queen Marys College, Chennai, India. 23-24 January 2014.

Book chapter

  • Krishnan, P., Deepak Samuel, V., Sreeraj, C.R., Abhilash, K.R., Patro, S., Sankar, R., Purohit, M., Dharani, G., Lakshmi, A., Purvaja, R. and Ramesh, R. (2017) Digital Repositories for Coastal Wetland Biodiversity in South Asia: A Conceptual Framework from India. In: B.A.K. Prusty et al. (eds.), Wetland Science, Springer (India). 2017. pp 51-65.
  • Ramesh R., Purvaja R., Krishnan P., Ahana Lakshmi, Abhilash, K.R. and Paul W. Kingsley (2017) Conservation of Coastal Wetlands: An Appraisal of the Policy and Legal Framework in South Asian Nations. In: B.A.K. Prusty et al. (eds.), Wetland Science, Springer (India). 2017. pp 515-544.
  • Ramesh R., Abhilash K.R., Margi Purohit, Krishnan P., Ahana Lakshmi, Purvaja R., and Paul W. Kingsley (2017) Involvement of Community in Managing Coastal Wetlands in South Asia: Status, Issues and Challenges. In: B.A.K. Prusty et al. (eds.), Wetland Science, Springer (India). 2017. pp 551-565.
  • Deepak Samuel.V. 2016. Biodiversity of the marine molluscs in Gulf of Mannar, south east coast of India. Editors: Shanmugam.A, M. Natarajan, S.T. Somasundaram, D. Annadurai, S. Arularasan and S. Vairamani In: MHRD sponsored training programme on the “Diversity of Marine Molluscs” Published by CAS in Marine Biology, Faculty of Marine Sciences, Annamalai University, Parangipettai on the 15th February, 2016.
  • Krishnan, P., Grinson-George, Titus-Immanuel, Bitopan-Malakar and Anand, A. 2013. Studies on the recovery of bleached corals in Andaman: Fishes as Indicators of Reef Health. In: K. Venkataraman et al. (eds.), Ecology and conservation of tropical marine faunal communities, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-38200-025.

Awards

  • Dr. V. Deepak Samuel, Scientist D, Green Crusader Award – for contribution towards the conservation of marine environment, PABCET, Thiruchirapally, September 6, 2014.
  • Best Poster award – The 10th Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture Forum (10ifaf), NBFGR, Lucknow, India for the poster titled “Development of Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Integration Network (CoMBINe)”, 12-15 Nov, 2014.
  • Best Poster award (First Prize) 4th Indian Biodiversity Congress (4IBC) Pondicherry, India - for the research paper titled "First report of three ToxoglossanRaphitomids under Genus Pseudodaphnella (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Raphitomidae) from the Indian waters", March 10-12, 2017 Pondicherry University, Pondicherry
  • Best Poster award (Second Prize) – 4th Indian Biodiversity Congress (4IBC) Pondicherry, India - for the research paper titled "Occurrence of Sargassum fish Histriohistrio(Linnaeus, 1758) along the seaweed farms of Mandapam, Tamil Nadu" March 10-12, 2017 Pondicherry University, Pondicherry

Reports

  • Impact of large Scale Cultivation of seaweeds on the coastal environment of India and sustainable methods
  • Conservation Management Plan for Lakshadweep islands
  • Fisheries Management Plan for Lakshadweep islands