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  • Defense and carnivory: Dual role of bracts in Passiflora foetida 

    Radhamani, T.R.; Sudharshan, L.; Muthukrishnan, Rani (Journal of Biosciences, 1995)
    Members of the genus Passiflora are reported to have evolved modifications which kill insects; they have however never been tested for carnivorous syndrome. The flowers of Passiflora foetida consists of highly reticulate ...
  • Disturbance and diversity. The case study of Terminalia paniculata 

    Muthukrishnan, Rani; Swaminath, M.H. (MyForest, 1999-09)
    Effect of disturbance on diversity, using many small plots in two adjacent moist deciduous forest sites was examined. The disturbed forest (OF) is regularly burnt, grazed and lopped. While the undisturbed forest (UDF) is ...
  • Flowering phenology and floral success in Barleria involucrata var elata (Acanthaceae). 

    Muthukrishnan, Rani (Indian Journal of Forestry, 2000)
    The flowering phenology and floral success or the monocarpic understorey shrub species Barleria involucrata var. elata (Acanthaceae) in a medium elevation evergreen forest in southern Western Ghats was examined. No proximate ...
  • Genetic differences among teak clones of Karnataka 

    Muthukrishnan, Rani; Chandrika, K.; Karanth, P.C.; Balakrishna, Gowda; Swaminath, M.H. (MyForest, 1999-09)
    Many breeding strategies have been used in India to overcome constraints on teak regeneration and establish good clonal orchards (Nautlyal & Rawat 1994, Bagchi 1995). Several methods have been used to select and identify ...
  • Impact of logging on the diversity and regeneration in the forests of Shimoga and Uttara Kannada districts 

    Muthukrishnan, Rani; Swaminath, M.H. (MyForest, 1999-09)
    Logging for timber is an inevitable part of tropical forest management for several centuries now. Human needs for timber and wood based products (including fuel} is enormous. For instance, in India, the fuel and charcoal ...
  • Media Review: Live Mocha 

    Nsir, Nadia A.; Muthukrishnan, Rani (WAESOL World Quarterly, 2013)
    The authors evaluated the website Live Mocha from the perspective of a beginner learning American English. They signed up with their primary languages- Tamil and Arabic. Their review provides an overview of the website ...