Dr.Venkateshwarlu M
M.Sc., Ph.D
Department of Applied Zoology



  • Area Of Research

    SL # Topic
    1 Eco-Toxicology / Fisheris

    Journals Publications

    SL # Authors Title Impact Factor Publisher Year
    1 Prashanthakumara SM and M. Venkateshwarlu Preliminary study of Spiders (Aranea: Arachnida) In Gudavi Bird Sanctuary, Shivamogga, Karnataka 6.86 International Journal of Recent Scientific Research 2017
    2 Prashanthakumara SM and M. Venkateshwarlu Diveresity And Distribution Of Spider Fauna In Different Ecosystems Of Chikmagalur Parts Of Western Ghats, Karnataka. 0 International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies 2017
    3 Nagachaitanya B, Venkateshwarlu M, Simon Bourque, Reshmy Vimaladevi, Santoshkumar Kesavakurup, Dayan Characterization of two novel antimicrobial peptides from the cuticular extracts of the ant Trichomyrmex criniceps (Mayr), (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1.53 Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology. 2017
    4 4. Prashanthakumara S.M and Venkateshwarlu M Zooplankton diversity in relation to physicochemical parameters of perennial pond 0 International Journal of Fundamentaland Applied Sciences 2016
    5 5. Prashanthakumara S.M. and M. Venkateshwarlu. Influence of Selected Substrates on the Growth of Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio) 0 Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences Vol.35 A (Zoology) 2016
    6 Prashanthakumara S.M., B.S. Nijagal and M. Venkateshwarlu Study on Diversity of Spider Fauna in Jnana Sahyadri campus, Shimoga, Karnataka 0 Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences vol. 34 A (Zoology) 2015
    7 Arun Kumar Shetty, M. Venkateshwarlu and Murgan Muralidharan Effect of water quality on the composition of fish communities in three coastal rivers of Karnataka, India 0 Int. J. of Aqa. Bio. 2015
    8 K.P. Renuka, M. Venkateshwarlu and A.T. Ramachandra Naik Effect of Probiotic (Lactobacillus acidophilus) on Hametological parameters of Catla Catla (Hamilton) 0 Int. J. of Cur. Micro. And App. Sci 2015
    9 Arun Kumar Shetty. B and M. Venkateshwarlu New report of the species, Hyporhamphus xanthopterus (Val.) in Udupi District of Karnataka, India. 0 Int. J. of Pharmacetical and Biol. Arch 2014
    10 Kiran, B.R., M. Venkateshwarlu and K. Shankar Murthy Fisheries Development in India. An Overview. 0 International Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering and Development. 2014
    11 Venkateshwarlu, M. Arun Kumar Shetty. B and B.R.Kiran Conservation status of fish diversity of rivers - Sita, Swarna and Varahi in Udupi district, Western Ghats, Karnataka, India. 0 Int. J. of advanced scientific and technical research 2014
    12 Renuka, K.P and M. Venkateshwarlu, A.T. Ramachandra Naik and Prashanthkumara S.M. Influence of Probiotics on growth performance and digestive enzyme activity of common carp (Cyprinus carpio). 3.52 Int. J. of current. Res. 2013
    13 Kiran, B. R., K. Shankar Murthy and M. Venkateshwarlu. Induced breeding of Indian major, minor and cyprinid in India on overview India 3.11 J. of International Academic Research of Multidisciplinary 2013
    14 M. Venkateshwarlu, B. Arun Kumar Shetty and Kiran, B.R. Endemic status of Freshwater fish diversity in rivers –Sita, Swarna and Varahi of Udupi District, Western Ghats, Karnataka, India. 6.86 Int. J. of Recent Scientific Research 2013
    15 M. Venkateshwarlu and B. Arun Kumar Shetty Range Extension of the species, Horabagrus brachysoma in Udupi District of Karnataka, India. 3.11 J. of international academic research of multidisciplinary. 2013
    16 Kiran, B. R., K. Shankar Murthy and M. Venkateshwarlu. A Review on Toxicity of pesticides in Fishes. 3.11 Int. J. of Open Scientific Research 2013
    17 Kiran, B.R., K. Shankar Murthy and M. Venkateshwarlu. A review on induced breeding of cat fishes murrels and climbing perches in India. 3.52 Advances in Applied science research 2013
    18 Shahnawaz, A, M. Muralidharan M. Venkateshwarlu and Muthukumarasamy Arunachalam. Distribution pattern, endemism, threat status and conservation measures of freshwater fishes in the Tunga and Bhadra rivers of Western Ghats of India. 1.25 Environmental Biology of Fishes. 2013
    19 Krishnappa, G.R. M. Venkateshwarlu and Kiran, B.R. Chromosomal aberration, micronucleus and sperm morphology in Limnonectes keralensis due to carbaryl. 3.52 Int. J. current. Research. 2013
    20 Prabhakara, M.S., M. Venkateshwarlu, M. K. Nagamani and Jayalakshmi Nagamani Hegde. Impact of Extention Activities on the Promotion of use of Biocontrol Products by the farmers of Doddaballapura Taluk of Bangalore Rural District 5.01 Int. J. Agri. Sci. 2011
    21 Poornima, K Vasudevan, K.I and M. Venkateshwarlu Evaluation of heavy metals in textile effluents in relation to soil and pond water 0 Elecronic. J. of Env. Science 2011
    22 Poornima, K., M. Venkateshwarlu and K. Vasudev Haemotological and physiological response to sublethal concentrations textiles mill effluents ln a fresh water Teleost Oreochromis mosambica (peters) 2.93 J. of Envs. Sci. 2011
    23 Poornima, K. and M. Venkateshwarlu Effect of textile effluents on stress related changes in Biochemical response of fresh water fish Oreochromis mosambica 0 Env & Ecol. 2011
    24 M. Venkateshwarlu, A. Shahnawaz and K. Honneshappa. A study on plankton dynamics of two wetland systems in Shimoga District, Karnataka (INDIA). 0 Current biotica 2011
    25 Shahnawaz, A., M. Venkateshwarlu, K.Honneshappa, Aabid Khaliq Tantray Fish diversity of Sogane and Santhekadur tanks, Shimoga, Karnataka, India. 0 Current Biotica. 2011
    26 Prabhakara, M.S., M. Venkateshwarlu, and Jayalakshmi Nagamani Hegde. Evaluation of integrated pest management Practices in Cabbage in the Farmers Fields. 5.01 Int. J. Agri. Sci. 2011
    27 Venkateshwarlu, M., Shivanagouda N. Sanagoudra and Saima Syed Influence of Carbyryl on the carbohydrate levels in the Tissues of common carp, Cyprinus Carpio 0.79 Toxicology and Environmental Chmistry 2010
    28 Shahnawaz, A. and M. Venkateshwarlu. A study of heavy metal analysis and its effects on bio-chemistry of fresh water fish Cyprinus carpio (Common carp) Bhadra River, Karnataka. 0 Current biotica 2010
    29 Shahnawaz, A., M. Venkateshwarlu, D.S. Somashekhar and K. Santosh. Fish diversity with relation to water quality of Bhadra river of Western Ghats (India) 1.6 Environ Monit Assess 2010
    30 Shahnawaz, A. and M. Venkateshwarlu. A check list of fishes from Tunga and Bhadra rivers, Karnataka, India with special note on their biodiversity status. 0 Current biotica 2009
    31 Venkateshwarlu M, K. Honneshappa, A. Shanwaz. And N Cinchana Fish diversity of Sogane and Santhekadur tanks Shimoga, Karnataka 2.93 J. Env. Sci. 2009
    32 Venkateshwarlu M. A. Shanwaz. and K. Honneshappa A study on plankton dynamics of two wetland systems in Shimoga District Karnataka, India. 0 Caspian. J. Env. Sci. 2009
    33 Venkateshwarlu. M., N. Saiqa., R. Ashok and A. Shahnawaz. A Study on Ectoparasites of Cattle and Buffaloes in Bhadra Reserve Project, Karnataka, India. 0 Journal of Insect Environment 2008
    34 Hegde, S. N, Sharat, C. Y, and M. Venkateshwarlu Relationship between mating success and wing length in a Drosophilid: Phorticella striata 0.23 Korean J. Genetic 2008
    35 Venkateshwarlu, M., D.S. Somashekar, Jothi srigowri and Ashashree Length-weight relation ship and condition factor of fresh water catfish Mystus cavasius from Bhadra reservoir, Karnataka 0 J. of Environ and Ecol 2007
    36 Krishnappa. G. R. and Venkateshwarlu M Genotoxic effects of carbaryl on Indian cricket frog Limnonectes limnocharis of Western Ghats 0 The Bioscan 2007
    37 M. Venkateshwarlu, D.S. Somashekar, Shahnawaz Ahmad, Jothi Srigowri and H. S. Priyadarshini. The effect of Carbofuran on haematological indices in comman carp." (Cyprinus carpio L) 0 Kuvmpu. University Science Journal 2007
    38 Venkateshwarlu, M. Jothi Srigowri and Ashashree. H. M. Diversity of fish fauna in Keladi pond, Sagara, Karnataka, India. 0 Goa University journal 2007
    39 Sarat Chandra, Y., S .N. Hegde, M. Venkateshwarlu and M. S. Krishna Phenotypic Plasticity of Sexual Behavior at Different Temperatures in a Drosophilidae: Phorticella striata. 0.23 Korean J. Genetics 2006
    40 Venkateshwarlu. M. and M. Shanmugam. Effect of Endosulfan on Oxygen consumption and succinate and lactate dehydrognenase activities in Freshwater crab Barytelephusa cunicularis 0.24 Biologia 2005
    41 Venkateshwarlu. M. and M. Shanmugam. Alterations in the amino acid and protein levels in the tissue of the Barytelphuasa Cunicularis (Westwood) due to endosulfan stress. 0.19 Indian J. Ecol. 2005
    42 Venkateshwarlu, M., M. Shanmugam and D.S. Somashekar Changes in tissue Carbohydrate and lipid levels in the fresh water crab Barytelphuasa cunicularis on Endosulfan stress. 0.063 Pesticide Research Journal, 2005
    43 Prabakara, M.S. M. Venkateshwarlu., M. K. Nagamani and Jasyalakshmi Narayan Hegde Impact of extentive activities on the promotion of use of biocontrol products by the farmers of Doddaballapura Taluk of Bangalore Rural District 0 Ind. J. Agri. Sci. 2005
    44 Venkateshwarlu, M. and Somashekar, D.S. Icthyophona of Jannapura pond Bhadravati, Karnataka. 0 Zoos Print 2005
    45 Venkateshwarlu. M. M. Shanmugham and N.V. Cinchana. Biodiversity of Fish Fauna of Mudugodu Tank, Rangenahalli. 0 Envi & Eco 2003
    46 Somashekar, D.S. M. Venkateshwarlu, M. Shanmugam and B.L. Rangaswamy. Growth response of common crop, Cyprinus corpio fry (L) to aquatic weed incorporated diets. 0.235 Indian J. Fish. 2003
    47 Venkateshwarlu M., M. Shanmugham and Mallikarjun. H. R. The Fish Fauna of Bhadra Reservoir, Western Ghats, . 0 J. Aqua. BioI 2002
    48 Venkateshwarlu. M. Occupational Risks Associated with Working conditions of VISL Factory, Bhadravathi, Shimoga District- a Survey. 0 Kuvempu Uni. Sci. Journal 2002
    49 Venkateshwarlu, M., Sharat, C. Y., Manjunatha, Bharathi and Latha. Environmental impact of an integrated iron and steel factory. 0.515 IJEP 2000
    50 Shanmugham, M., M. Venkateshwarlu and A. Naveed Effect of Pesticides on the freshwater crab Barytelephusa cunicularis (West Wood) 0 J. Ecotoxical Environ. Monit. 2000
    51 Venkateshwarlu M. and A. Sunitha. Neuroendocrine regulation of tissue amylase activity in the Barytelephusa querine. 0 Bionotes 1999
    52 Sunitha A. and M. Venkateshwarlu. Neuroendocrine control of tissue AChE and ACh levels in the freshwater crab Barytelephusa guerini (Milne Edwards), 0 Ecol. Env. & Cons. 1998
    53 Venkateshwarlu, M and A. Sunita. Changes in the Phosphorylase enzyme activity levels in the tissues of the Barytelphusa Guerini (Milne Edwards) due to monocrotophos stress. 0 Uttar Pradesh j. Zool. 1996
    54 Venkateshwarlu, M and A. Sunita. Impact of monocrotophos on tissue carbohydrates of the freshwater crab "Barytelphusa Guerini" (Milne Edwards). 0 Ind. J. of Camp. Anim Physiol, 1995
    55 Venkateshwarlu M. and S.A.T. Venkatachari Oxygen consumption in freshwater crab, Barytelephusa guerini (Milne Edwards) in relation to moncrotophos toxicity 0 Geobios. 1995


    SL # Authors Title Publisher Year
    1 B.B. Hosetti; M. Venkateshwarlu Trends in Wildlife Biodiversity Cnservation and Management Vol. I & II. Daya Publishing House, New Delhi, 2001

    Book Chapters

    SL # Authors Title Publisher Year
    1 M. Venkateshwarlu and Prashanthakumara S.M Ichthyofaunal Diversity of Some Ponds in and Around Shimoga, Karnataka. Book title: Biodiversity - Concept and Conservation Avishkar Publishers, Jaipur. 2016
    2 Shahnawaz, A and M. Venkateshwarlu. Habitat ecology of the Cyprinid fishes in relation to environmental factors of Tunga and Bhadra rivers, Western Ghats, Karnataka. Book title: “Applied Ecology”. Narendra Publishing House, Delhi. 2011
    3 Venkateshwarlu, M., and Somashekhar D. S “Bio-energetics of plankton as fish food planktons of India” Daya Publishing House, Delhi 2009
    4 Reddy L., Ravi, S. Basavarajapa and M. Venkateshwarlu. Studies on seasonal and perennial ponds and their composition at the Basin of Sahyadri hills of Karnataka, India. Book title: "Perspective in Animal Ecology and reproduction", Vol (5) Daya Publishing House, New Delhi 2008
    5 Shahnawaz. A and M. Venkateswarlu. Freshwater Fish Diversity of Tunga and Bhadra rivers, Western Ghats, Karnataka. Book title: "Advances in fish and wildlife Ecology & Biology" Daya publishing House. New Delhi 2008
    6 Venkateshwarlu, M., D.S. Somashekar, Shahnawaz. A and Manjappa. Bioenergetics of plankton as fish feed. Book title: "Plankton dynamics of India" ADB publishes, Jaipur 2007
    7 Venkateshwarlu M, D.S. Somashekar and M. Shanmugam Influence of hydrophyte leaf based feed on the Growth of Carp fry- Book title: Wetlands Conservation and Management" Pointer Publishers, Jaipur, 2002
    8 Venketeshwartu, M. and B.B. Hosetti. Limnology of Shanthinagar Pond, B.R. Project. Book title: “Wetland conservation and management” Pointer Publisher Jaipur, Rajasthan 2002
    9 Venkateshwarlu, M. Pesticides. Book title: “Trends in Environmental Biology” Tripathi, Jodhpur. 2001
    10 Venkateshwarlu, M. Wildlife Management in Karnataka. An appraisal. Book title: “Trends in Wildlife Biodiversity, conservation and Management” Daya Publishing House, New Delhi 2001
    11 Venkateshwarlu, M. and D.C. Savita Dooming Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary, Book title: “Trends in Wildlife Biodiversity conservation & Management”,. Daya Publishing House Delhi 2001


    SL # Authors Title Organizer Year
    1 Venkateshwarlu, M. and Somashekar, D.S. Icthyophona of Thunga Reservoir Shimoga. Biodiversity and its conservation 2005
    2 Venkateshwarlu M. and G.U. Mallikarjun. Impact of pesticide on oxygen consumption and mortality of a fish, Labeo rohita (Ham) SDM Engg. College, Dharwad 1997
    3 Venkatachari, S.A.T., M. Venkateshwarlu and M.G. Hussain. Toxicity of monocrotophos pesticides to the fresh water crab, Barytelephusa guerini (Milne Edwards). University of Jammu 1987


    SL # Authors Title Publisher Year
  • Research Projects

    SL # Title Funding Agency Co-Investigator Amount status
    1 Studies on Fish Habitat and Diversity of Tunga and Bhadra River Systems of Western Ghats, Karnataka UGC nil 634556 Compleated
  • Awards

    SL # Award Name Award For Organization Year
  • Patents

    SL # Investigator Name Title Year
  • Research Scholars

    SL # Name Title Research Type
    1 Naga Chaitanya B. 4341 2967 6335 Isolation, Purification and Molecular Characterization of Antimicrobial peptides From ants of The Genus Monomorium (Formicidae Hymenoptera)" Ph.D.
    2 Jnaneshwari S Joshi 5816 9248 3897 Studies on Biodiversity of Spiders of Dakshina Kannada Ph.D.
    3 Sathish P.M 953225898797 Neuratoxicity and Safety Assessment of Momordica Dica Charantia (LINN.) Fruit During Pregnancy in Wistar Rats" Ph.D.
    4 Shivaraju 828314747936 Ecology and Icthyofaunal Diversity of Bheemasandra and Mydala Lakes of Tumkur Ph.D.
    5 Shantha A. R 8682 7212 6718 Comparative Study on Ichthyofaunal Diversity in Linganamakki and Tunga Reservoirs Ph.D.
    6 Prashantha Kumara S.M 387138030036 "Spider Diversity in Semimalnad Region, Western Ghats, Karnataka, India" Ph.D.
  • Research Alumni

    SL # Name Title of Thesis Research Type Year Address Email Id
    1 Renuka, K. P Evaluation of probiotics on growth, survival and disease resistance of carps. Ph.D. 2015 D/o Parushuramappa, Parushurama Nilaya, 4th Cross, Ashok Nagar, Shivamogga-577201 renu.kp27@gmail.com
    2 Arun Kumar Shetty Icthyofaunal diversity along different gradients of rivers Sita, Swarna and Varahi of Western Ghats, Karnataka. Ph.D. 2014 Lecturer, Govt. PU College, Hosangadi, Kundapura Taluk, Udupi Dst. arun_beloor@yahoo.co.in
    3 Poornima, K Studies on the impact of textile effluents on freshwater fish Oreochromis mossambicus. Ph.D. 2014 Lecture in Biology, Govt. PU College, Udupi poornimagk07@yahoo.com
    4 Prabhakara. M.S. Studies on constraints in the adoption of IPM practices in selected vegetable crops with a view to evolve an acceptable Ph.D. 2013 PCI Pest control Ltd. Bangalore mspmuttuvalli@gmail.com
    5 Cinchana.N.V Studies on Alergic response of drug on Albino Mice. M.Phil 2010 . ---------@gmail.com
    6 Saima Syed Studies on the influence of water pollution on the physiology of common carp (Cyprinus carpio) M.Phil 2010 . ---------@gmail.com
    7 Somashekhar, D. S Studies on the biology and production of fish Aorichthys oar (Ham) of Bhadra reservoir Ph.D. 2009 Assistance Professor, Department of Zoology, IDSG first Grade Govt. College, Chikkamagalore-577101 somashekar75@rediffmail.com
    8 Shahnawaz Ahmad, A. Diversity and ecology of fishes of Tunga and Bhadra rivers, Western Ghats, Karnataka. Ph.D. 2009 Guest Faculty, Department of Studies and Research in Zoology, Tumkur University, Tumakuru snahmad78@gmail.com
    9 Vani. B. M Fish Diversity and Feeding Habits of Yagachi - tributary of Hemavathi river, Chikmanglore, karnataka M.Phil 2009 . ---------@gmail.com
    10 Mruthunjaya. N.B Studies on Fish diversity, Biomass and water Quality of Ayyanakari Tank M.Phil 2009 Lecturer in Biology, Govt. PU College, Chowlihiriyur, Kadur Taluk, Chikkamagalore Dst. mruthyunjayactg@gmail.com
    11 Jothi Shrigowri Studies on physiology and ovarian cycle in the freshwater fish Mystus cavasius (Ham) of Bhadra reservoir of Western Ghats. Ph.D. 2008 Principal, S.V. Independent PU College, Vijayanagar, Haveri srigowrimpm@gmail.com
    12 Krishnappa, G.R Cytogenotoxic studies of two carbamate pesticides on two species of limnonectes group of amphibians. Ph.D. 2008 Research Training Assistance in Zoology, Distance Education, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta-577451 krishnappa100@gmail.com
    13 Ashashree. H.M Studies on physiology and testicular cycle in the freshwater fish Mystus cavasius (Ham) of Bhadra reservoir of Western Ghats. Ph.D. 2008 Assistance Professor, department of Zoology, Sahyadri Science College, Shivamogga. ashashree2013@gmail.com
    14 Mamatha Influence of carbaryl on physiology and behavior of Cyprinus carpio. M.Phil 2008 Guest faculty, IDSG Govt. First Grade College, Chikkamagalore ---------@gmail.com
    15 Honneshappa. K. Study on Fish Diversity and Ecology of Sogane and Santhekadur Tanks of Shimoga District, Karnataka M.Phil 2008 . ---------@gmail.com
    16 Saratchandra, Y Some contribution to the behavior genetics of a Drosophiladae Phorticella striata. Ph.D. 2002 Assistance Professor, Nagaland University (Central), India yschandrays@rediffmail.com
    17 Shanmugam, M. Impact of pesticide on reproductive physiology of freshwater edible crab Barytelphusa cunicularis (Westwood). Ph.D. 2002 Assistant Regional Director, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Bangalore regional Center, Bangalore. ---------@gmail.com
    18 Somashekar, D.S. Influence of aquatic weed based feed on the growth of common carp fry Cyprinus carpio M.Phil 2001 Assistance Professor, Department of Zoology, IDSG first Grade Govt. College, Chikkamagalore-577101 somashekar75@rediffmail.com