Sk. Rehanuma Sulthana

Assistant Zoologist

Sk. Rehanuma Sulthana

Asst.  Zoologist

Highest Academic degree, year

MSc.Zoology - 2017


Freshwater Biology Regional Centre

Zoological Survey of India, Hyderabad

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Area of Expertise

Freshwater Mollusca

Experience after Ph. D.

Pursuing PhD

Significant Achievements

-Published new range extension of Stenothyrids

-Contributed first records to the state of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.



Research Focus

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->Integrative Taxonomy on Freshwater mollusca

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->Physicochemical profile of wetlands.

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->Species diversity and distribution patterns of Non-marine Mollusca





Research papers

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->Freshwater Molluscs of Konaseema District, Andhra Pradesh, India. UTTAR PRADESH JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, 44(11), 25–32.

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->Molecular and Morphological identification of the genus DineutusMacLeay, 1825 (Coleoptera, Gyrinidae) from Eastern Ghats, India. Journal of Insect Biodiversity and Systematics, 9 (3), 499–512.

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]--> Occurrence of Coelostoma(Lachnocoelostoma) horni(Régimbart, 1902) (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) from Deccan Peninsular, India. Rec. zool. Surv. India: 122(1):113–116.

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->Butterflies of Amrabad Tiger Reserve, Telangana, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 13(13): 20090-20097.

<!-- [if !supportLists]-->Ø  <!--[endif]-->On the collection of Freshwater Mollusca from Bastar Plateau Zone, Chhattisgarh in Rec. zool. Surv. India: Vol. 120(4):461–469, 2020. DOI: 10.26515/rzsi/v120/i4/2020/143316

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