UNIVERSITY OF CHITTAGONG

BIOLOGICAL FACULTY | CU.AC.BD

Mr. Aftab Hossain

Assistant Assistant Professor of Zoology Department

Office Address

Department of Zoology

Email: aftab_zool@yahoo.com

Cell: (+88)01717-419525

Recent Publications

Research Interests

Ara, S. I., Hussain, M. A. and Hossain, A. 2014. Stomach content analysis of Macrospinosa cuja (Hamilton, 1822) collected from the coast of the Bay of Bengal. Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci., 26: 45-90.

Hossain, A. and Ara, S. I. 2013. Occurrence of Baruscapillaria carbonis (Dubinin and Dubinina, 1940) and B. rudolphii (Moravec Scholz and Nasincova, 1994) (Trichuridea: Nematoda) in three sturnid birds and redescriptions of the species. Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci., 24: 59-65.

Hossain, A. 2012. Detection of new host for Microtetrameres helik Cram (Spiruridea: Nematoda) in a sturnid bird (Sturnus contra) and redescription of the species. Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci., 23: 51-54.

Ara, S. I., Nasiruddin, M. and Hossain, A. 2012. Toxicity of leaf, bark and fruit extracts of Tabernaemontana divaricata (L.) against Heteropneustes fossilis (bloch). Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci., 23: 39-44.

Khan, A. G., Hossain, A., Roskaft, E. and Biswas, S. C. 2012. Bird parasites – their community structure, epidemiological aspects, interactions and relationships with their host phylogeney and food habits. In: Roskaft, E. and Chivers, D. J. eds. Proceedings of the international conference of biodiversity – present state, problems and prospects of its conservation (held in January 8-10, 2011, University of Chittagong, Chittagong, Bangladesh). Organized by – Norwegian University of Science (NTNU) and Technology, University of Chittagong and Norwegian centre for international cooperation in education (SIU). 111-120 pp.

Nasiruddin, M., Azadi, M. A., Hossain, A. and Ara, I. 2011. Histopathological alterations in the gill, liver and intestine of Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch) treated with Tabernaemontana divaricata (L.) plant part extracts. Bangladesh J. Zool. 39(1): 99-109.

Nasiruddin, M., Azadi, M. A., Hossain, A. and Ara, I. 2011. Haematological changes in the blood cells of Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch) treated with Tabernaemontana divaricata (L.) plant part extracts. J. Asiat. Soc. Bangladesh Sci., 37(1): 55-56.