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Research Publications

Books published


  • A book on Medicinal plants at Yenepoya University. Published by: Yenepoya Printers and Publishers. First Edition 2013; Second Edition 2017 (ISBN:9788193485705)           
  • The University has a medicinal plant garden with more than 80 spp of medicinal plants. This book has a description of about fifty medicinal plants with their photographs, their chemical constituents and medicinal uses maintained at Yenepoya (Deemed to be University).                          
  • Macrofungal Resources of Yenepoya University. Published by:Yenepoya Printers and Publishers.2018 (ISBN: 978-81-934857-2-9)
  • The macrofungal diversity in the Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) campus was assessed.  The preliminary inventory was carried out in 10 habitats (three plantations, bamboo thickets, gardens, acacia groves, avenue trees, lawns, dumped wood and termite mounds), which yielded 40 species of macrofungi belonging to 31 genera. Among them, twelve species were edible, twelve species were medicinal, two species were ectomycorrhizal and finally one species was entomophagous. Substrates supporting macrofungi include soil (particolous), humus (humicolous), woody debris (lignicolous) and insects (entomophagous).




  • Flora and Fauna of Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) campus. Published by: Yenepoya Printers and Publishers. 2022 (ISBN: 978-81-957069-4-5)
  • This book presents a comprehensive report on the species diversity found on the university campus, while the description and photo is given for some species only. Flora and fauna auditing of the campus is done annually by subject experts. Over a period of six years about 57 herbs, 86 shrubs, 24 climbers, 85 trees and 95 weed species has been documented. Among fauna, two annelids, 88 arthropods, 2 molluscs, 4 amphibians, 11 reptiles, 64 birds and 7 species of mammals are recorded. 




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