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					                                                     PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
                                                             (Pakistan J. Zool.)
Volume 43                                                                               June – 2011                                                                Number 3

                                                                             CONTENTS
Microbiology
FREED, S., JIN, F-L. AND REN, S-X. Phylogenetics of                                          Biochemistry / Physiology
    entomopathogenic fungi isolated from the soils of                                        NASEER, U., TAHIR, M., LONE, K.P., MUNIR, B.
    different ecosystems .................................................... 417                AND SAMI, W. Effect of folic acid on vitamin A
MEHMOOD, K., SHOUKAT, S., HAMEED, Z.,                                                            induced cardiac teratogenicity in albino mice ............. 461
    HUSSAIN, M., AHMED, S., SHAH, A.A.,                                                      AKRAM, A.M., ALI, R., ROOHI, N. AND ILYAS, A.
    HAMEED, A. AND HASAN, F. Evaluation of                                                       Quantitative profiling of serum protein fractions in
    various strategies for isolation and culturing of                                            young obese human ..................................................... 489
    Helicobacter pylori ..................................................... 427
RAHOO, A.M., MUKHTAR, T., GOWEN S.R. AND
    PEMBROKE, B. Virulence of entomopathogenic                                               Entomology
    bacteria Xenorhabdus bovienii and Photorhabdus                                           QADRI, S.S. AND AHMAD, I. Dysdercus evanescens
    luminescens against Galleria mellonella larvae .......... 543                                Distant. (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) and its
BANO, A.S. AND QAZI, J.I. Soil buried mild steel                                                 phylogenetic relationships ........................................... 469
    corrosion by Bacillus cereus-SNB4 and its                                                AHMAD, I. AND QADRI, S.S. Redescription of
    inhibition by Bacillus thuringiensis-SN8 ..................... 555                           Dysdercus melanoderes Karsch (Hemiptera:
KHAN, I., YAQUB, A., AWAIS, M., ASIM, H.,                                                        Pyrrhocoridae) with reference to its unknown male
    JAMSHED, R. AND FARIDI, I.A. Monitoring of                                                   genitalia and its phylogenetic relationships ................. 473
    fecal coliforms in drinking water sources of tehsil                                      AKHTER, M.A., DRUMONT, A., RIZVI, S.A. AND
    Mardan, Pakistan (S.C.)................................................ 600                  AHMED, Z. Notes on species of cardiophorinae
                                                                                                 (Candèze, 1860) from Pakistan with description of a
Molecular Biology / Bioinformatics / Biotechnology                                               new species (Coleoptera: Elateridae) and new
                                                                                                 records ......................................................................... 477
ANJUM, I.F., MIR, A. AND RIAZ, N. In silico analysis                                         ZAHID, M. AND AHMAD, I. A revision of Myrocheine
     of genes implicated in Alopecia areata ....................... 437                          genus Ennius Stål with special reference to
ARSHAD, M. AND SUHAIL, A. Field and laboratory                                                   redescription of E. monteironis Distant (Hemiptera:
     performance of transgenic Bt cotton containing                                              Pentatomidae: Pentatominae) and their phylogenetic
     Cry1Ac        against           beet         armyworm               larvae                  relationships ................................................................ 549
     (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) ............................................. 529              AKHTER, M.A,. PLATIA, G., RIZVI, S.A. AND
SHAKOORI, F.R., ZAFAR, M.F., FATEHULLAH, A.,                                                     AHMED, Z. A new species of Melanotus
     REHMAN, A. AND SHAKOORI, A.R. Response                                                      (Eschscholtz, 1829) with notes on other species of
     of glutathione level in a protozoan ciliate,                                                the genus from Pakistan (Coleoptera: Elateridae) ........ 581
     Stylonychia mytilus, to increasing uptake of and
     tolerance to nickel and zinc in the medium ................. 569
YUNUS, F.N., MAKHDOOM, R. AND RAZA, G.                                                       Pest & Pest Control
     Synergism between Bacillus thuringiensis toxins                                         SATTAR, M. AND ABRO, G.H. Mass rearing of
     Cry1Ac and Cry2Aa against Earias vitella                                                    Chrysoperla carnea (Stephens) (Neuroptera:
     (Lepidoptera) ................................................................ 575          Chrysopidae) adults for integrated pest management
IJAZ, M., KHAN, M.S. KHAN, M.A., AVAIS, M., ALI,                                                 programmes ................................................................ 483
     M.M.      AND            SALEEM,               M.H.           Molecular                 MANZOOR, F., CHAUDHARY, M., SHEIKH, N.,
     identification and haematological values of                                                 KHAN, I.A. AND KHAN, T. Diversity and
     strangles (Streptococcus equi) affected mules in                                            proportion of termite species in garden trees and
     Pakistan ........................................................................ 587       wheat crop in district Bhakkar, Pakistan ..................... 537
ALI, N.M., SHAKOORI R.F. AND SHAKOORI, A.R.
     Improvement in methionine production by local                                           Ecology
     bacterial isolates .......................................................... 611
                                                                                             SAYGI, H. AND ŞENOL, Ş. Using cox regression model
Marine Biology                                                                                   with time dependent explanatory variable for
                                                                                                 survival analysis of common sole, Solea solea L. ........ 497
AMANAT, Z. AND QURESHI, N.A. Ovarian maturation
   stages and size at sexual maturity of Penaeus                                                                                    Continued on page 616
   indicus (H. Milne Edwards, 1937) in the lagoon                                            [Covered by ISI Web of Knowledge, Abstracted and indexed in
   water of Sonmiani Bay, Balochistan ........................... 447                        Biological Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts, Zoological Records,
DABBAGH, A-R. AND KAMRANI, E. Preference of                                                  Information Retrieval Limited, London, Service Central De
   substrate and shelter type by the snapping shrimp,                                        Documentation De L'ORSTOM, Paris and National Inquiry
   Alpheus lobidens De Haan, 1849 (Crustacea:                                                Services Centre, South Africa].
   Caridea: Alpheidae) (S.C.) ........................................... 606

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Biodiversity / Wildlife
ZHIJUN, H., MINGWEI, X., HONGLIANG, C. AND
    YUPING, H. Phylogenetic position analysis of an
    Isospora isolated from Siberian tiger in eimeriid
    coccidian based on 18S rDNA sequence ..................... 505
YI-QUN W. AND NAI-FA, L. Nest-site characteristics of
    the blue-eared pheasant in Northwest China ............... 562
KARAKAŞ, R. Contribution on the status and
    distribution of shrike species in South-Eastern
    Anatolia, Turkey (S.C.) ................................................ 593
BANO, A., MOAZZAM, M., AYUB, Z. AND
    SIDDIQUI, G. First report of Siphonaria (Mollusca:
    Gastropoda) species from the rocky coasts off
    Karachi, Pakistan (northern Arabian sea) (S.C.) ........... 602

Toxicology / Teratogenesis
NAEEM, K., AHMAD, N. AND ASMATULLAH.
    Embryotoxicity of orally administered misoprostol
    to pregnant mice ........................................................... 511

Palaentology
SIDDIQUI, P.J.A., ALI, A., BROMFIELD, K., IQBAL,
    P. AND SHOAIB, N. Identification of fossil corals
    inhabiting an uplifted area of Ras Gunz near Jiwani,
    Balochistan, Pakistan ................................................... 523

Fisheries
CHUGHTAI, M.I. AND AWAN, A.R. Growth
   performance of monosex and mixed-sex tilapia
   (Oreochromis niloticus) in brackish water by using
   salt-tolerant roughages as supplementary food
   (S.C.) ............................................................................ 596

Parasitology
HECKMANN, R.A., KHAN, A. AND AMIN, O.M.
    Juveniles of genus Oligacanthorhynchus Travassos,
    1915 (Acanthocephala: Oligacanthorhynchidae
    Southwell & Macfie, 1925) from snakes in Karachi,
    Pakistan (S.C.) .............................................................. 604

Animal Diseases / Virology
SHABBIR, M.Z., RABBANI, M., AHMAD, A.,
    YAQUB, T., MUHAMMAD, K. AND REHMAN,
    Z. Detection of rabies virus from equines showing
    nervous signs (S.C.)...................................................... 608
                            NUMBER 1                                              (Dorylaimida:                   Aporcelaimidae:
                                                                                  Aporcelaiminae)            from              Paschim
Environmental Pollution and Biotechnology                                         Medinipur, West Bengal, India with key to
                                                                                  its world species .......................................... 171
AFTAB, U., KHAN, M.R., MAHFOOZ, M.,                                           SINGH, H.S. AND CHAUDHARY, A. A new
   ALI, M., ASLAM, S.H. AND REHMAN,                                               record of Cornudiscoides proximus
   A. Decolourization and degradation of                                          Gussev, 1976, a freshwater monogenean
   textile azo dyes by Corynebacterium sp.                                        and its phylogeny, inferred from partial
   isolated from industrial effluent ...................... 1                     sequence of 28S rDNA ................................ 183
                                                                              GUPTA, R., JOHRI, S., CHANDRA, S. AND
Pest & Pest Control                                                               SAXENA, A.M. A discussion of the
BALOCH, M.S. AND ABDULLAH, K. Effect                                              trematode genus Pleorchis Railliet, 1896
   of planting techniques on incidence of                                         (Digenea: Pleorchiidae Poche, 1926) with
   stem borers (Scirpophaga spp.) in                                              description of two new species
   transplanted and direct wet-seeded rice .......... 9
SARWAR, M., AHMAD, N. AND TOFIQUE,                                                  from the intestine of marine fishes from
   M. Impact of soil potassium on population                                        the Indian ocean ........................................... 191
   buildup of aphid (Homoptera: Aphididae)
   and crop yield in canola (Brassica napus                                   Animal Diseases / Human Diseases / Virology
   L.) field .......................................................... 15    AIN, Q., AHMAD, L., HASSAN, M., RANA,
GHAFOOR, A., HASSAN, M., ALVI, Z.H.                                               S.M. AND JABEEN, F. Prevalence of β-
   AND KOUSAR, S. Impact of different                                             thalassemic patients associated with
   varieties of stub cotton on population                                         consanguinity and anti-HCV - antibody
   dynamics of whitefly at Faisalabad,                                            positivity – A cross sectional study ............... 29
   Pakistan ......................................................... 25      DURRANI, A.Z., YOUNUS, M. KAMAL, N.
NADEEM,        S.,        HAMED,                M.         AND                    MEHMOOD, N. AND SHAKOORI, A.R.
   SHAFIQUE, M. Feeding preference and                                            Prevalence of ovine Theileria species in
   developmental period of some storage                                           District Lahore, Pakistan ............................... 57
   insect species in rice products ....................... 79                 MEHMOOD, M.D., MUHAMMAD, K.,
SYED, T.S., ABRO, G.H., KHANUM, A.                                                RABBANI, M., HANIF A., AND
   AND SATTAR, M. Effect of host plants                                           HUSSAIN, I. In process quality control
   on the biology of Earias vittella (Fab)                                        factors      affecting      efficacy              of
   (Noctuidae: Lepidoptera) under laboratory                                      hydropericardium syndrome virus vaccine ... 73
   conditions .................................................... 127        AWAN, A.R., BABAR, M.E., ALI, A.,
IQBAL, J., HASAN, M., ASHFAQ, M., SAHI,                                           AWAN, Z., SALEEM Z., AND
   S.T. AND ALI, A. Studies on correlation                                        ZAHOOR,         Y.    Phylogenetics             and
   of Amrasca biguttula biguttula (Ishida)                                        evolutionary association of hepatitis B
   population             with            physio-morphic                          virus isolated from Pakistan ........................ 155
   characters         of        okra,         Abelmoschus
   esculentus (L.) Monech ............................... 141                 Entomology
Parasitology                                                                  BASHIR, M.H., AFZAL, M., ASHFAQ, M.,
                                                                                 RAZA, A.B.M. AND KAMRAN, M.
BILQEES, F.M., KHATOON, N. AND                                                   Record of one new species of the genus
    NAWAZ, Y. Conica trilobata n.gen, n.sp.                                      Cunaxa (Acari: Cunaxidae) from rice husk ... 37
    (Trematoda: Hemiuridae: Dinurinae) from                                   WANG, X. AND REN, S. The genus
    the fish, Otolithus argenteus, of Karachi                                    Chilocorellus                Miyatake,                  1994
    coast .............................................................. 21      (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) from Laos,
MAHMOOD, R., WAGCHOURE, E.S.,                                                    with description of a new species ................ 123
    RAJA, S., SARWAR, G. AND ASLAM,                                           BODLAH,         I.,      NAEEM,                M.          AND
    M. Effect of thymol and formic acid                                          RAKHSHANI, E. First record of
    against       ectoparasitic              brood           mite                Binodoxys basicurvus Shujauddin, 1973
    Tropilaelaps clareae in Apis mellifera                                       (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Aphidiinae)
    colonies ......................................................... 91        from the Punjab Province of Pakistan
GANTAIT, V.V., BHATTACHARYA, T.                                                  (S.C.) ........................................................... 202
    AND CHATTERJEE, A. Description of
    Makatinus           siddiqii,          new           species
Animal Physiology                                                                area of Korangi Creek ................................. 133
                                                                              MEHMOOD, A., ANSARI, M.S., HUSSAIN,
ANSARI, M.S., RAKHA, B.A., ULLAH, N.,
                                                                                 T., AKHTER, S., KHAN, S. A.,
   ANDRABI, S.M.H., KHALID, M., AND
                                                                                 HASSAN, S., KHAN, A. A. AND
   AKHTER, S. Effect of l-cysteine in tris-
                                                                                 RAKHA, B.A. Bandicoot rat (Bandicota
   citric egg yolk extender on post-thaw
                                                                                 bengalensis): A novel reservoir of
   quality of Nili-Ravi buffalo (Bubalus
                                                                                 pathogenic bacteria at poultry farms,
   bubalis) bull spermatozoa ............................. 41
                                                                                 Rawalpindi/ Islamabad, Pakistan (S.C.) ...... 201
ANSARI, M.S., RAKHA, B.A., ULLAH, N.,
   ANDRABI, S.M.H. AND AKHTER, S.
   Glutathione addition in tris-citric egg yolk                               Fisheries / Freshwater Biology
   extender improves the quality of cooled                                    HARLIOĞLU, A.G. The influence of replacing
   buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) bull semen ........... 49                           fish meal partially in diet with soybean
JAHAN, S., AHMED, S., SHAH, N.A. AND                                             meal and full-fat soya on growth and body
   HIZBULLAH. Role of neuromedin S in                                            composition       of     rainbow             trout
   plasma          testosterone              and         cortisol                (Oncorhynchus mykiss) ................................ 175
   concentrations in male adult rhesus
   monkey (Macaca mulatta) ........................... 147                    Bioinformatics
MUSHTAQ, R., MUSHTAQ, R. AND KHAN,                                            FARID, A. Research econolyzer: A software
   Z.T. Effects of natural honey on lipid                                         for conducting economic analysis of
   profile and body weight in normal weight                                       research data (S.C.) ...................................... 205
   and obese adults: A randomized clinical
   trial .............................................................. 161                            NUMBER 2

Palaeontology
                                                                              Environmental Pollution
KHAN, M.A., AKHTAR, M., KHAN, A.M.,
                                                                              YOUSAFZAI, A.M. AND SHAKOORI, A.R.
   GHAFFAR, A., IQBAL, M. AND
                                                                                 Hepatic responses of a freshwater fish
   SAMIULLAH, K. New fossil locality in
                                                                                 against aquatic pollution ............................. 209
   the middle miocene of Lava from the
   Chinji formation of the Lower Siwaliks,
   Pakistan ......................................................... 61      Entomology
                                                                              TAMKEEN,      A.,      MAHMOOD,                      K.,
Biodiversity / Wildlife                                                          MAHMOOD, Z. AND REHMAN, Z.
WAQAS, U., HASNAIN, S.A., AHMAD, E.,                                             Grasshopper species composition in
    ABBASI, M. AND PANDRANI, A.                                                  Mirpur Division of Azad Jammu and
    Conservation of green turtle (Chelonia                                       Kashmir, Pakistan ....................................... 223
    mydas) at Daran Beach, Jiwani,
    Balochistan ..................................................... 85      Pest & Pest Control
MAHBOOB, S., GHAZALA, SULTANA, S.,                                            NAVEED, M., ANJUM, Z.I., KHAN, J.A.,
    AL-AKEL, A.S., AL-BALAWI, A., AL-                                            RAFIQ, M. AND HAMZA, A. Cotton
    MISNED, F. AND ZUBAIR, M. Pesticide                                          genotypes morpho-physical factors affect
    residues in flesh of Cirrhinus mrigala                                       resistance against Bemisia tabaci in
    collected from a commercial farm and                                         relation to other sucking pests and its
    River Chenab at Trimu Head, Jhang ............. 97                           associated predators and parasitoids ........... 229
MAHMOOD, T., HUSSAIN, I. AND                                                  RIZWANA, S., HAMED, M., NAHEED, A.
    NADEEM, M.S. Population estimates,                                           AND AFGHAN, S. Resistance in stored
    habitat preference and the diet of small                                     rice varieties against angoumois grain
    Indian mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) in                                     moth, Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier)
    Potohar Plateau, Pakistan ............................ 103                   (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)........................... 343
IRSHAD, S. AND MIRZA, Z.B. Ecological                                         RAZAQ, M., ASLAM, M. AND SHAD, S.A.
    and socioeconomic linkages of birds of                                       Occurrence of whitefly, Bemisia tabaci
    Ravi riverine habitats .................................. 113                (Genn.) in chili, Capsicum frutescens L.,
SAHER, N.U. AND QURESHI, N.A. Relative                                           at Multan, Pakistan (S.C.) ............................ 405
    growth and morphological sexual maturity
    of     Ilyoplax          frater           (Brachyura:                     Biodiversity / Wildlife
    Ocypodoidea: Dotillidae) from Mangrove
                                                                              RAIS, M., KHAN, M.Z., ABBASS, D.,
      AKBER, G., NAWAZ R., AND ISLAM,                                        FARASAT, T., CHEEMA, A.M. AND KHAN,
      S. A qualitative study on wildlife of                                     M.N. Relationship of thyroid hormones
      Chotiari Reservoir, Sanghar, Sindh,                                       with serum fasting insulin and insulin
      Pakistan ....................................................... 237      resistance    in        euthyroid             glycemic
                                                                                anomalies .................................................... 379
Animal Diseases / Virology
MUHAMMAD, K., CHAUDHRY, Z.I.,                                                Biotechnology
   RABBANI, M., ALTAF, I., TARIQ,                                            NADEEM, S. NIAZ, B., MUZAMMIL, H.M.,
   M.A., AND ANEES, M. In process                                               RANA, S.M., RAJOKA, M.I. AND
   quality control factors affecting potency of                                 SHAKOORI, A.R. Optimising carbon and
   foot and mouth disease virus vaccine .......... 249                          nitrogen sources for L-glutamic acid
AHMAD, A., RABBANI, M., MUHAMMAD,                                               production by Brevibacterium strain
   K., SHABBIR, M.Z., YAQUB, T.,                                                NIAB SS-67 ................................................. 285
   MUNIR, K., AKHTER, F., AND                                                NADEEM, M.S., NISSAR, A., SHAHID, S.,
   CEPICA, A. Prevalence of bovine viral                                        IMTIAZ, A., MAHFOOZ, M. ASGHAR,
   diarrhea virus persistency in 12 holstein                                    M.T.      AND         SHAKOORI,                    A.R.
   cattle dairy herds of Charlottetown,                                         Purification and characterization of lactate
   Canada ......................................................... 255         dehydrogenase from the heart ventricles of
DURRANI, A.Z., DURRANI, H.Z., KAMAL,                                            river buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) .................... 315
   N. AND MEHMOOD, N. Prevalence of
   cutaneous leishmaniasis in humans and                                     Microbiology
   dogs in Pakistan .......................................... 263
                                                                             IDREES, M., SHAH, M.A., MICHAEL, S.,
KHAN, A., SALEEMI, M.K., KHAN, M.Z.,
                                                                                QAMAR, R. AND BOKHARI, H.
   GUL, S.T., IRFAN, M. AND QAMAR,
                                                                                Antimicrobial resistant Escherichia coli
   M.S. Hemorrhagic septicemia in buffalo
                                                                                strains isolated from food animals in
   (Bubalus bubalis) calves under sub-
                                                                                Pakistan ....................................................... 303
   tropical conditions in Pakistan .................... 295
                                                                             Cell Biology
Animal Physiology
                                                                             GUO, Z., LIN, J., CHANG, L., XU, Z. AND
AKHTER, S., RAKHA, B.A., ANSARI, M.S.,
                                                                                CAI, X. Features of cardiomyocyte
   ANDRABI, S.M.H. AND ULLAH, N.
                                                                                division during rat heart development ......... 321
   Storage of Nili-Ravi buffalo (Bubalus
   bubalis) semen in skim milk extender
   supplemented with ascorbic acid and α-                                    Parasitology
   tocopherol .................................................... 273       DAS,     S.N.     AND          GHAZI,               R.R.
NADEEM, M.S., MAHMOOD, T., ASIF, M.                                             Neodiplostomum       karachiensis,                new
   AND        HASSAN,               M.M.             Annual                     species (Trematoda: Diplostomoidea,
   reproductive success of the Hoopoe Lark                                      Poirier, 1886) from black kite Milvus
   Alaemon alaudipes in Nag Valley (1999-                                       migrans in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan ............ 331
   2001), Kharan, Pakistan .............................. 279                SHAZAD, S., ANWAR, S.A., MCKENRY,
AKHTER, S., RAKHA, B.A., ANSARI, M.S.,                                          M.V., SAHI, S.T., ABID, N. AND
   ANDRABI, S.M.H. AND ULLAH, N.                                                GHAFFOR, B. Meloidogyne incognita
   Effect of glucose supplementation in skim                                    infecting two perennial ornamentals .......... 337
   milk diluter on motility, plasma membrane                                 MAHMOOD, F., KHAN, M.Z., KHAN, A.,
   and acrosomal integrity of Nili-Ravi buffalo                                 MUHAMMAD, G. AND JAVED, I.
   bull spermatozoa stored at 5°C ........................ 291                  Lysine induced modulation of toxico-
ANSARI, M.S., RAKHA, B.A. AND                                                   pathological effects of cottonseed meal in
   AKHTER, S. Effect of butylated                                               broiler breeder males .................................... 357
   hydroxytoluene           supplementation                  in              ANWAR, S.A., MCKENRY, M.V. AND
   extender on motility, plasmalemma and                                        YASIN,      S.I.   Rice-root            nematode,
   viability of Sahiwal bull spermatozoa ......... 311                          Hirschmaniella oryzae, infecting rice
SEHOLE, M.M., KHALIQUE, A., JABBAR,                                             selections and weed genotypes .................... 373
   M.A.,        AKRAM,                   M.             AND
   MARGHAZANI, I.B. Effect of differently                                    Toxicology
   treated rice polishing on layers                                          DIN, S., AKRAM, W., KHAN, H.A.A.,
   performance ................................................ 349
   HUSSAIN A. AND HAFEEZ, F. Citrus                                                 Molecular Biology / Bioinformatics / Biotechnology
   waste-derived essential oils: alternative                                        ANJUM, I.F., MIR, A. AND RIAZ, N. In silico analysis
   larvicides for dengue fever mosquito,                                                 of genes implicated in Alopecia areata ....................... 437
   Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Culicidae:                                             ARSHAD, M. AND SUHAIL, A. Field and laboratory
   Diptera) ........................................................ 367                 performance of transgenic Bt cotton containing
                                                                                         Cry1Ac        against           beet         armyworm                larvae
MUSTAFA, A., BUTT, A., TAHIR, H.M.                                                       (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) ............................................. 529
   AND BILAL, M. Susceptibility of wolf                                             SHAKOORI, F.R., ZAFAR, M.F., FATEHULLAH, A.,
   spider, Lycosa terrestris (Araneae:                                                   REHMAN, A. AND SHAKOORI, A.R. Response
   Lycosidae) to chlorpyrifos (S.C.) ................ 403                                of glutathione level in a protozoan ciliate,
                                                                                         Stylonychia mytilus, to increasing uptake of and
                                                                                         tolerance to nickel and zinc in the medium ................. 569
Anatomy                                                                             YUNUS, F.N., MAKHDOOM, R. AND RAZA, G.
                                                                                         Synergism between Bacillus thuringiensis toxins
YIN, J-X., WANG, H-M., RACEY, P. AND                                                     Cry1Ac and Cry2Aa against Earias vitella
    ZHANG, S-Y. Microanatomy of the                                                      (Lepidoptera) ............................................................... 575
    fishing bat skin ............................................ 387               IJAZ, M., KHAN, M.S. KHAN, M.A., AVAIS, M., ALI,
KHAN, M., ALI, M.M. AND AZEEM, S.                                                        M.M.      AND            SALEEM,                M.H.          Molecular
    Phallectomy and urethrostomy in a                                                    identification and haematological values of
                                                                                         strangles (Streptococcus equi) affected mules in
    paraphimosed race horse (S.C.) ................... 408                               Pakistan ........................................................................ 587
                                                                                    ALI, N.M., SHAKOORI R.F. AND SHAKOORI, A.R.
Biochemistry                                                                             Improvement in methionine production by local
                                                                                         bacterial isolates .......................................................... 611
SAMI, A.J., ANWAR, M.A., REHMAN, F.U.
   AND SHAKOORI, A.R. Digestive                                                     Marine Biology
   cellulose hydrolyzing enzyme activity                                            AMANAT, Z. AND QURESHI, N.A. Ovarian maturation
   (endo- β–1, 4- D-glucanase) in the gut and                                          stages and size at sexual maturity of Penaeus
   salivary glands of blister beetle, Mylabris                                         indicus (H. Milne Edwards, 1937) in the lagoon
   pustulata ...................................................... 393                water of Sonmiani Bay, Balochistan ........................... 447
                                                                                    DABBAGH, A-R. AND KAMRANI, E. Preference of
                                                                                       substrate and shelter type by the snapping shrimp,
Plant Diseases                                                                         Alpheus lobidens De Haan, 1849 (Crustacea:
                                                                                       Caridea: Alpheidae) (S.C.) ........................................... 606
MASOOD, A., STOECKLE, B.C., KUEHN,
   R. AND SAEED, S. Cross species transfer
                                                                                    Biochemistry / Physiology
   of microsatellite loci in scolytidae species
   mostly associated with mango (Mangifera                                          NASEER, U., TAHIR, M., LONE, K.P., MUNIR, B.
                                                                                        AND SAMI, W. Effect of folic acid on vitamin A
   indica L., Anacardiaceae) quick decline                                              induced cardiac teratogenicity in albino mice ............. 461
   disease (S.C.) ................................................ 411              AKRAM, A.M., ALI, R., ROOHI, N. AND ILYAS, A.
                                                                                        Quantitative profiling of serum protein fractions in
                              NUMBER 3                                                  young obese human ..................................................... 489


Microbiology                                                                        Entomology
                                                                                    QADRI, S.S. AND AHMAD, I. Dysdercus evanescens
FREED, S., JIN, F-L. AND REN, S-X. Phylogenetics of
                                                                                        Distant. (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) and its
    entomopathogenic fungi isolated from the soils of
                                                                                        phylogenetic relationships ........................................... 469
    different ecosystems .................................................... 417
                                                                                    AHMAD, I. AND QADRI, S.S. Redescription of
MEHMOOD, K., SHOUKAT, S., HAMEED, Z.,
                                                                                        Dysdercus melanoderes Karsch (Hemiptera:
    HUSSAIN, M., AHMED, S., SHAH, A.A.,
                                                                                        Pyrrhocoridae) with reference to its unknown male
    HAMEED, A. AND HASAN, F. Evaluation of
                                                                                        genitalia and its phylogenetic relationships ................. 473
    various strategies for isolation and culturing of
                                                                                    AKHTER, M.A., DRUMONT, A., RIZVI, S.A. AND
    Helicobacter pylori ..................................................... 427
                                                                                        AHMED, Z. Notes on species of cardiophorinae
RAHOO, A.M., MUKHTAR, T., GOWEN S.R. AND
                                                                                        (Candèze, 1860) from Pakistan with description of a
    PEMBROKE, B. Virulence of entomopathogenic
                                                                                        new species (Coleoptera: Elateridae) and new
    bacteria Xenorhabdus bovienii and Photorhabdus
                                                                                        records ......................................................................... 477
    luminescens against Galleria mellonella larvae .......... 543
                                                                                    ZAHID, M. AND AHMAD, I. A revision of Myrocheine
BANO, A.S. AND QAZI, J.I. Soil buried mild steel
                                                                                        genus Ennius Stål with special reference to
    corrosion by Bacillus cereus-SNB4 and its
                                                                                        redescription of E. monteironis Distant (Hemiptera:
    inhibition by Bacillus thuringiensis-SN8 ..................... 555
                                                                                        Pentatomidae: Pentatominae) and their phylogenetic
KHAN, I., YAQUB, A., AWAIS, M., ASIM, H.,
                                                                                        relationships ................................................................ 549
    JAMSHED, R. AND FARIDI, I.A. Monitoring of
                                                                                    AKHTER, M.A,. PLATIA, G., RIZVI, S.A. AND
    fecal coliforms in drinking water sources of tehsil
                                                                                        AHMED, Z. A new species of Melanotus
    Mardan, Pakistan (S.C.)................................................ 600
                                                                                        (Eschscholtz, 1829) with notes on other species of
                                                                                        the genus from Pakistan (Coleoptera: Elateridae) ........ 581
Pest & Pest Control
SATTAR, M. AND ABRO, G.H. Mass rearing of
    Chrysoperla carnea (Stephens) (Neuroptera:
    Chrysopidae) adults for integrated pest management
    programmes ................................................................. 483
MANZOOR, F., CHAUDHARY, M., SHEIKH, N.,
    KHAN, I.A. AND KHAN, T. Diversity and
    proportion of termite species in garden trees and
    wheat crop in district Bhakkar, Pakistan ..................... 537

Ecology
SAYGI, H. AND ŞENOL, Ş. Using cox regression model
    with time dependent explanatory variable for
    survival analysis of common sole, Solea solea L. ........ 497

Biodiversity / Wildlife
ZHIJUN, H., MINGWEI, X., HONGLIANG, C. AND
    YUPING, H. Phylogenetic position analysis of an
    Isospora isolated from Siberian tiger in eimeriid
    coccidian based on 18S rDNA sequence ..................... 505
YI-QUN W. AND NAI-FA, L. Nest-site characteristics of
    the blue-eared pheasant in Northwest China ............... 562
KARAKAŞ, R. Contribution on the status and
    distribution of shrike species in South-Eastern
    Anatolia, Turkey (S.C.) ................................................ 593
BANO, A., MOAZZAM, M., AYUB, Z. AND
    SIDDIQUI, G. First report of Siphonaria (Mollusca:
    Gastropoda) species from the rocky coasts off
    Karachi, Pakistan (northern Arabian sea) (S.C.) ........... 602

Toxicology / Teratogenesis
NAEEM, K., AHMAD, N. AND ASMATULLAH.
    Embryotoxicity of orally administered misoprostol
    to pregnant mice ........................................................... 511

Palaentology
SIDDIQUI, P.J.A., ALI, A., BROMFIELD, K., IQBAL,
    P. AND SHOAIB, N. Identification of fossil corals
    inhabiting an uplifted area of Ras Gunz near Jiwani,
    Balochistan, Pakistan ................................................... 523

Fisheries
CHUGHTAI, M.I. AND AWAN, A.R. Growth
   performance of monosex and mixed-sex tilapia
   (Oreochromis niloticus) in brackish water by using
   salt-tolerant roughages as supplementary food
   (S.C.) ............................................................................ 596

Parasitology
HECKMANN, R.A., KHAN, A. AND AMIN, O.M.
    Juveniles of genus Oligacanthorhynchus Travassos,
    1915 (Acanthocephala: Oligacanthorhynchidae
    Southwell & Macfie, 1925) from snakes in Karachi,
    Pakistan (S.C.) .............................................................. 604

Animal Diseases / Virology
SHABBIR, M.Z., RABBANI, M., AHMAD, A.,
    YAQUB, T., MUHAMMAD, K. AND REHMAN,
    Z. Detection of rabies virus from equines showing
    nervous signs (S.C.)...................................................... 608
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