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Details of Prof. Chrisestom Mwatete Mlewa   


PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Associate Professor
Department Biological Sciences,
Institution
Pwani University College (
P. O. Box 195, Kilifi Kilifi 80108
Address
Pwani University College P. O. Box 195, Kilifi
Kilifi
80108
Kenya
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel 254 41 7522498
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree B.Sc. (Hons), M.Sc., PhD
Job type Teaching/Education
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Limnology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Limnology
Research Activities Small scale community mariculture, Fish tagging and movement studies, morphomeristic techniques in fish taxonomy, analysis of fisheries statistics, limnological study techniques, review of scientific/technical reports
Research Region 71
Skills/Expertise Fish tagging and movement studies, morphomeristic techniques in fish taxonomy, analysis of fisheries statistics, limnological study techniques, review of scientific/technical reports
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof. Chrisestom MLEWA)

Mlewa, C.M. (2013). Taxonomic study of Barbus pellegrini and Barbus neumayeri from the Lake Kivu-Lake Edward region in Eastern Africa. African Journal of Ecology 51: 300-306.
Nyamweya, C.S., Mlewa, C.M., Ngugi, C.C., Kaunda-Arara, B., Gichuki, J. Ojwang, W. and J. Ojuok (2012). Aspects of the biology and fishery of Labeo cylindricus (Pisces: Cyprinidae) in Lake Baringo, Kenya. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research and Management 17: 225-229.
Osuka, K.E. and Mlewa, C.M. (2012). Morphomeristic study of sympatric Barbus species from a man-made reservoir in upland Kenya. African Journal of Ecology 50(1): 53-59.
Mlewa, C.M., Green, J.M. and Dunbrack, R. (2011). The General Natural History of the African Lungfishes. pp 97-127. In Jorgensen, J.M. & Joss, J. (Eds). The Biology of Lungfishes. Science Publishers, Enfield, New Hampshire. ISBN: 978-1-57808-431-9.
Gamoe, A. Kaunda-Arara, B. and Mlewa C.M. (2010). The influence of reef type and seasonality on population structure of coral reef fishes within Malindi Marine Park, Kenya. Marine Ecology 31, 494-505.
Nyamweya, C.S., Mlewa, C.M. Ngugi, C.C. and B. Kaunda-Arara (2010). Daily growth of young-of-the-year Baringo tilapia Oreochromis niloticus baringoensis (Trewavas 1983). African Zoology 45(1), 139-143.
Mbaru, E.K., C.M. Mlewa and E. N. Kimani (2010). Length-weight relationship of 39 selected reef fishes in the Kenyan coastal artisanal fishery. Fisheries Research 106, 567-569.
Agembe, S., Mlewa, C.M. and Kaunda-Arara, B. (2010). Catch composition, abundance and length-weight relationships of groupers (Pisces: Serranidae) from inshore waters of Kenya. WIOMSA Journal of Marine Science 9(1), 91-102
Nyamweya, C.S., Mlewa, C.M., Ngugi, C.C. and B. Kaunda-Arara. (2010). Validation of daily growth of African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell 1822) young-of-the-year from Lake Baringo, Kenya. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research and Management 15, 341-345.
Ngugi, C.C., Manyala, J.O., Njiru, M. and Mlewa, C.M. (2009). Some aspects of the biology of the stargazer mountain catfish, Amphilius uranoscopus (Pfeffer); (Siluriformes: Amphiliidae) indigenous to Kenya streams. African Journal of Ecology 47, 606-613
Garner, S., T.P. Birt, C.M. Mlewa, J.M. Green, A. Seifert and V.L. Friesen. 2006. Genetic variation in marbled lungfish (Protopterus aethiopicus) in Lake Victoria and introduction to Lake Baringo, Kenya. Journal of Fish Biology 69, 1-11.
Dunbrack, R., J.M. Green and C.M. Mlewa. 2006. Marbled lungfish growth rates in Lake Baringo, Kenya, estimated by mark-recapture. Journal of Fish Biology 68, 443-447.
Mlewa, C.M., J.M. Green and A. Simms. 2005. Movement and habitat use by the marbled lungfish Protopterus aethiopicus Heckel 1851 in Lake Baringo, Kenya. Hydrobiologia 537, 229-238
Mlewa, C.M. and J.M. Green. 2004. Biology of the marbled African lungfish Protopterus aethiopicus Heckel in Lake Baringo, Kenya. African Journal of Ecology 42, 338-345.
Mlewa, C.M., J.M. Green and R. Dunbrack. 2007. Are wild African lungfish obligate air breathers? Some evidence from radio telemetry. African Zoology 42(1): 131-134
Mlewa, C.M. and J.M. Green. 2006. Translocation of marbled African lungfish Protopterus aethiopicus (Teleostei: Protopteridae) and its fishery in Lake Baringo, Kenya. African Journal of Aquatic Science 31(1), 131-136


Created: 2007-05-06 Last Updated: 2014-06-03 by Chrisestom MLEWA