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Details of Mr. John Kochey Kipyegon   


Gender male
Job title Research Scientist (Aquatic)
Department Zoology
National Museums of Kenya Museum Hill Road ,P.O. BOX 40658
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel +254 720338063
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Website http://www.museums.or.ke
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Degree MSci. Aquatic Ecology Kenyatta university 5 July 2013, Ph.D student DAAD award(Goethe-Universit├Ąt Frankfurt am Main
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Aquatic biodiversity research in both marine and freshwater fish and macro-invertebrates(eg crabs,molluscs,) on their ecology,systematics,aquaculture and conservation

mother tongue Tugen
Research Region 46, 71
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Mangrove crabs,Marine and freshwater fish and macro-invertebrates biodiversity research (taxonomy and systematics,ecology and conservation) and scientific collection management.Besides have basic training in SCUBA Diving and a Seafarer (6 years in Indian ocean on board prawn Trawler ships-processing
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Mr. John KIPYEGON)

1.Kochey Kipyego John.; Aloo, O. Penina; Kairo James Gitundu. K. & Cannicci, Stefano. (2012). Mangroves and climate change: Effects of increasing temperature on biology, density and distribution Perisesarma guttatum (A. Milne Edwards, 1869) and Uca urvillei (H. Milne-Edwards, 1852) crabs at Gazi-Bay, Kenya (MSc Thesis) pp 93. In. Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & B. Satyanarayana (Eds.); Proceedings of the International Conference ?Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management - MMM3? Galle, Sri Lanka, 2-6 July 2012. VLIZ Special Publication 57, xxxix + 192 pp. 2.Nickson, E.O.; Oyieke, H.& Kochey. J. 2011. Bird density and distribution patterns in relation anthropogenic habitat modification East African estuary.Western Indian Ocean J.Mar.Sci.Vol 10. No. 2, pp, 191-200
3.Kochey Kipyegon John; Kaka R. & Nyingi.W. 2008. Ruvettus pretiosus (castor oil fish) The strange fish, first record in East Africa coast, SWARA Magazine, East African Wildlife Society, pg 12-13,VOL 31:3, July-September 2008. 4. Kochey kipyegon John. 2008. Prawn trawling in Ungwana Bay and Malindi in Kenya, Samaki News magazine, Ministry of Fisheries Kenya Publication,VOL.V,1 April 2008, pg 19. 5. Kochey kipyegon John. 2001-2005. Quality Management Systems Manuals/HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points) for frozen prawns, fish & fish products exported to European Union (EU) countries for MV. Venture II, MV. Roberto (Working Documents each 110 pages)

Created: 2014-03-25 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by John KIPYEGON