Research Papers


  • Jonathan P. A. Gardner, Jamila Patterson , Sanil George and J. K. Patterson Edward, 2016. Combined evidence indicates that Perna indica Kuriakose and Nair 1976 is Perna perna (Linnaeus, 1758) from the Oman region introduced into southern India more than 100 years ago. Biol Invasions, 18:1375-1390.
  • Diraviya Raj, K., Mathews, G., Selva Bharath, M. and Patterson Edward, J. K. (2016). Mass mortality of Montipora digitata (Scleractinia) in Vaan Island, Gulf of Mannar, southeast India. Current Science, 110 (8): 1407-1408.
  • Hermina Giftson and Jamila Patterson, 2016. Evaluation of antibacterial activity of crude extracts of gastropod, Harpa davidis, Roding 1978, from Kaniyakumari coast against isolated human and fish pathogens. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 9 (3): 159-162.
  • Immaculate Jayasanta, K., Sinduja Prakash and Jamila Patterson, 2016. Wet and dry salting processing of double spotted queen fish, Scomberoides lysan (Forsskål, 1775). International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, Vol. 4 (3): 330-338.
  • Immaculate Jeyasanta, K. and Jamila Patterson, 2016. Effect of formulated feed on the biochemical composition of cultured shrimp, Penaeus monodon (Fabricius, 1798). International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Research, 2 (1), 15 – 22.
  • Immaculate Jeyasanta, K. and Jamila Patterson, 2016. Prevalence of Antibiotic Resistant Listeria monocytogenes in Sea Foods of Tuticorin Coast, Southeastern India. European Journal of Applied Sciences 8 (6): 356-364.
  • Diraviya Raj, K., Aeby, G. S., Mathews, G., Selva Bharath, M., Laju, R. L., Arasamuthu, A., Dinesh Kumar, P. and Patterson Edward, J. K. (2016) Response of fish and snail corallivores to an outbreak of acute tissue loss disease on the reefs of Vaan Island in the Gulf of Mannar, India. Proceedings of the 13th International Coral reef symposium, Honolulu, USA: 85-99.
  • Jamila Patterson, Dan Wilhelmsson and J.K. Patterson Edward, (2016) Co-management to address livelihood linked threats to coral reefs – case study from Gulf of Mannar, Southeastern India. Proceedings of the 13th International Coral Reef Symposium, Honolulu, USA: 538-546
  • Diraviya Raj, K., Mathews, G. and Edward, J.K.P. (2016) Sexual reproduction of hard corals in Gulf of Mannar – a sign of reef recovery. In: (eds. Bijukumar, A., Pradeep, N.S., Kumar, k.G.A. and Rajendran, P.G.)Perspectives on Biodiversity of India Vol. II. Part 1, pp100-107.
  • Frederick Sam, J. and J.K. Patterson Edward, 2016. Bioaccumulation of heavy metals in some organs of edible fishes of Tuticorin, South east coast of India. International Journal of Research in Fisheries and Aquaculture, 6(2): 84-93.