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Project summary:

The topic is aim at characterizing different species of Piliostigma and Bauhinia [ Fabaceae] From Savannah Ecological zones of Nigeria.These two Genera will be authenticated at the Herbarium unit of Department of Botany, A.B.U,Zaria, Morpho-palynology, Cyto-molecular, Phylogenetic and Genetic diversity Methods will be use in this Study.

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Flowering plants


Relevant publications (minimum 1, maximum 4):

Usman, L.U., Namadi, S and Nafiu, S.A (2017). Effect of physio-chemical parameters on the composition and abundance of phytoplankton in Ajiwa Reservoir, Katsina State, Northwestern Nigeria. BayeroJournal of pure and Applied Sciences. 10(2): 16-24.

Namadi, S., Adelanwa, M.A., Abubakar, B.Y., and Shehu., T. (2019). Taxonomic Values of pollen Features in Senna Species (Fabacea) from Zaria, Nigeria.

Nafiu, A. Falaki, A., Musa, A.O and Namadi, S. (2016). Invivo Antimalarial activity of the Aqueous methanol leaf extract of Danielliaoliveri (ROLFE). (In press).

Namadi, S., Adelanwa, M.A., and Abubakar, B.Y (2018). Stomatal and Trichomes diversity among Senna species from Zaria, Nothern Guinea Savanna, Nigeria.( in Press)

Referee 1:

Professor Micheal. A. Adelanwa

Referee 2:

Dr. Eman A. Alam

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Scientific merit


1.  Contribution to novel methods for research in systematics and taxonomy and/or
     Building taxonomic capacity in developing countries

2.  Contribution to the generation of novel systematic data

3.  Quality and significance of questions being addressed

4.  Adequacy of methods for testing hypotheses (data collection/analysis/use of different tools)

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7.  The research will yield durable benefits (revisions, databases, websites)

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