Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India, Govt. Of India
 
MOEF

Major Programmes undertaken

  • Fauna of Sundarban Mangrove Ecosystem
  • Crabs and crab fisheries of Sundarban
  • Studies on Spider and Insect Fauna of Sundarbans
  • Studies on the faunal composition caught in different types of nets used by prawn seed collectors in Sunderbans
  • Trichotaxonomic studies of Indian mammals: Order Carnivora: Ailupodidae, Mustelidae, Viveridae and Ursidae
  • Studies on some spiders of Indian coastal region
  • Status and distribution of Irrawady Dolphin in the rivers of Sunderbans
  • Handbook on Mangrove associated molluscs of Sundarbans
  • Faunal diversity of Sunderban mangroves, Arachnids, Mollusca, Mammalia
  • Fish faunal resources of Sundarban estuarine system with special reference to the biology of some commercially  important species
  • Ethnozoological studies in Sunderbans 
  • Studies on the economic and medically important molluscs of Sunderbans
  • Studies on some insects and arachnids of medical importance from Sundarbans
  • Ecology, faunal diversity and habitat management strategies of amphibian and reptilian fauna of Sundarbans
  • Mangrove associated Gobis fishes of Sunderbans
  • Status of Reptiles in Sunderbans
  • Taxonomy and Ecology of Brachyuran Crabs in Sunderbans
  • Preliminary studies on the faunal diversity in the fish landing centers of Sunderbans
  • Vertebrate fauna of Bakkhali, Sagar and Halliday Islands of Sunderbans.
  • Diversity of Acridoidea in Sunderbans.