Zoology

Water Quality Assessment Of Any A Stream In Umudike, Ikwuano Local Government Area, Abia State

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 The physico-chemical parameters of Anya stream in Umudike Abia State, Nigeria were investigated from October to November 2014. Three stations were studied from upstream to downstream...

51 pages (9922 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 29 days ago

Prevalence Of Parasitic Infections In Obizi, Amakama Olokoro, Umuahia South, Abia State

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Parasitic infections abound worldwide. The environment, the climate, the social behaviour and economic factors make developing countries more vulnerable to parasitic infections compared to...

43 pages (25312 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Food And Feeding Habit Of Clarias Gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) From Esin Ufot River, Oron Local Governmentarea, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

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The food and feeding habits of the Africa catfish, Claries gariepinus in River Esin Ufot were studied from samples caught in each month during October 2016 to September, 2017. Analysis of...

58 pages (23113 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Evaluation Of Grain Protectant Efficacy Of Selected Botanicals Against Maize Weevil, Sitophilus zeamais (Motschulsky) (COLEOPTERA: Curculionidae) In Stored Maize Grains

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The effectiveness of powdered leaves of Imperata cylindrica (spear grass), Sida acuta (wire weed), Chromolaena odorata (siam weed) and Gmelina arborea (Gmelina) at different dosages (0,...

43 pages (19722 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Evaluation Of Intestinal Parasites And Some Sexually Transmitted Infections And Associated Health Risk Factors Among The Inmates In Umuahia Prison, Abia State, Nigeria.

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A study on intestinal parasites and some sexually transmitted infection was conducted to determine the prevalence and the health risk factors of intestinal parasites, Trichomonas vaginalis...

35 pages (29124 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Parasitic And Water Quality Assessment Of Drinking Water Sources At Nkwo-Egwu Community , Umuahia North L.G.A., Abia-State, Nigeria.

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Water is not only essential for life but also an indispensable factor in socio- economic development of any community. A wide array of parasitic threats to drinking water are in...

124 pages (20548 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Some Aspects Of The Physico-Chemistry And Bacteriological Analysis Of Ibini Stream In Amawom, Ikwuano L.G.A, Abia State, Nigeria

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Some aspects of the physico- chemical characteristics and bacteriological analysis of Ibini Stream were investigated from January to December 2015. Four stations were studied from upstream...

100 pages (15642 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Effect of abattoir waste on the abundance and distribution of plankton in Imo River, Oyigbo, Nigeria.

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The study identified the effect of abattoir waste on the abundance and distribution of plankton of the increasingly abattoir activities in Imo River, Oyigbo, a Delta area of Nigeria, as...

1 page (15577 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Ecological Distribution Of Freshwater Gastropod Vector Of Schistosoma haematobium In Afikpo North Local Government Area, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.

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The study aimed at surveying the prevalence of Schistosoma haematobium, freshwater snail vector of S. haematobium, physio-chemical properties of freshwater and...

182 pages (32478 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Study And Control Trial Of Insect Pest Infestation On Wooden Furniture Using Azadirachta Indiga Extract

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This research on insect pest infestation on furniture took place between the months of August to December 2007 in Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike Abia state and her...

61 pages (7382 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

An Ecological Survey Of Amphibians Within Umudike Environment

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The word 'amphibia' is Latin in origin. It means double life, thus amphibians are animals that either move back and forth in water and land, or live one stage of their lives in water and...

65 pages (10723 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Giardiasis And Its Associated Risk Factors Among School Children In Selected Communities In Afikpo North, Ebonyi State, Nigeria

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The study was conducted to determine the prevalence of giardiasis among school children in Afikpo, Afikpo North Local Government Area. Ebonyi State, Nigeria. The study was carried out from...

86 pages (14802 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Survey Of Macroinvertebrates And Zooplankton In Anya-Mgbe And Orh Miri Stream Of Umudike In Ikwuano L.G.A Umuahia Abia State

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Freshwater invertebrate fauna are invertebrate animal found in and around a freshwater pond, lakes, reservoir, and stream e. t .c (Alfred et al 1973). Most are wholly aquatic and live in...

67 pages (5668 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Evaluation Of Antinociceptive And Anti-Inflammatory Effects Of Pentaclethra Macrophylla (Benth.) Aqueous Extracts In Mice

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This study was carried out to evaluate the 'cytotoxicity and the anti-trichomonal, antinociceptive, anti-inflammatory and antimalarial effects of aqueous extracts of Pentaclethra...

54 pages (8720 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Collection And Characterization Of Antlionlarvae In Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture Umudike

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Antlions are of the class — insecta and order Neuroptera. All antlion larvae have the characteristic habit of each constructing a funnel — shaped pit of about 2 — 5 cm in diameter, with...

32 pages (5087 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Biomanipulation And Utilization Of Pond-Grown Cichlids For Feed Supplementation During Semi Intensive Growout Of Heterobranchus Longifilis (Teleostei: Clariidae) (Vali84o).

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 The effects of biomanipulation and utilization of pond-grown cichlids for feed supplementation on feed quality, (flap/a and catfish growth and economic returns during semi-intensive...

157 pages (29080 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Mothers' Perception And Treatment Of Childhood Malaria In Umuahila South Local Government Area Of Abia State.

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This project was designed to study mothers' perception and treatment of childhood malaria in Umuahia South Local Government Area. This came as a result of observation that...

55 pages (9272 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

HIV Screening Status Of Undergraduates Of Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture Umudike

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AIDS which is Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, developed from Human Immunodeliciency Virus (HIV), as the name implies, is a disease caused by a deficiency of the immune system. It is a...

56 pages (8221 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Prevalence Of Coccidiosis In Poultry Birds In Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State (A Case Study 2003 To 2007)

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The research was carried out in Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State to investigate the outbreak of coccidiosis in four private owned poultry lai'ms. the work compared the...

48 pages (7483 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Study Of The Foraging Behaviour Of Birds With Emphasis On Northern Grey-Headed Sparrows (Passer Grisetis) In Mouau Environment

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Bird species in Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), were studied and observed for their foraging behavior. A total of 10 species were encountered and of these, 8...

46 pages (5884 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

A Study On The Abundance Of Insect Pests Of Stored African Yambean [Spheos Stenocarpa] In Some Selected Villages In Abia State

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 A study on the abundance of insect pests of stored African Yam bean in three rural villages of Abia state was conducted between June and August 2006. The villages surveyed includes...

37 pages (5677 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Insect Pests Of Tomato (Lycopersicon Esculentu In A Selected Plot Within The Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike In Abia State

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The insect pests of the tomato plant Lycopersicon esculentum were surveyed between the months of May to August 2006 in a selected plot within the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture,...

37 pages (5228 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

The Prevalence Of Intestinal Helminth Among Patients In Hospitals In Enugu North Local Government Area Of Enugu State (A Case Study, 2000-2003)

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This study was conducted using records of 7,062 patients in the selected hospitals in Enugu North Local Government Area of Enugu State considered for intestinal helminth infections. A...

114 pages (11473 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Chemical Composition And Nutritive Value Of Two Edible Insects Of South Eastern Nigeria

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Two castes of macrotermes analyzed for their nutrient Two castes of MaCrotermes spp were composition Using kjeldahl method, soxhlet extraction and spectroPh0t0metn method, the soldiers and...

31 pages (3723 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Intestinal Helminthic Infections Among In Patients And Out-Patients Attending Federal Medical Centre Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria

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 A study on intestinal helminthic infections among in-patients and out-patients attending Federal Medical Centre Umuahia Abia state, Nigeria was carried out between March and October,...

53 pages (6692 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago
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