Dr. Mohd Hanafi Idris
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Dr. Mohd Hanafi Idris

Associate Professor
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Aquatic Biology from Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

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MOHD HANAFI IDRIS is an Associate Professor at School of Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia. He awarded his PhD degree in Aquatic Biology from Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia for work on Biology and Distribution of Pen Shells from the Selected Area of Peninsular Malaysia. More recent research has focus on diversity and ecology of marine invertebrate. He is currently member of the National Shellfisheries Association (NSA) from 2008 till date

Area of Interest:

Aquatic Ecology
Biology Invertebrate
Aquatic Biology

Research Publications in Numbers


Selected Publications

  1. Isa, H.M., H.M.K. Abu, H.I. Mohd and R. Zamri, 2017. Biomass characteristics of epiphytic macroalgae in sibuti mangroves sarawak, Malaysia. Trop. Life Sci. Res., 28: 1-21.
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  2. Saifullah, A.S.M., H.M.K. Abu, H.I. Mohd, H.R. Amy and A.B.M. Khurshid, 2016. Phytoplankton in tropical mangrove estuaries: Role and interdependency. Forest Sci. Technol., 12: 104-113.
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  3. Saifullah, A.S.M., A.H.M. Kamal, M.H. Idris, A.H. Rajaee, M.K.A. Bhuiyan and M.N. Hoque, 2016. Inter-linkage among some physico-chemical and biological factors in the tropical mangrove estuary. Zool. Ecol., 26: 141-149.
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  4. Nettely, T., A.H. Rajaee, N.A. Denil, M.H. Idris, M.H. Nesarul, S.M.N. Amin and M.K.A. Hena, 2016. Reproductive biology of Nemipterus japonicus (Bloch, 1791) from the coastal waters of Bintulu (South China Sea), Sarawak, Malaysia. J. Environ. Biol., 37: 715-724.
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  5. Hena, M.K.A., S.B. Japar, M.H. Idris, I. Johan, N.H. Nesarul, A. Aysha and M.S. Islam, 2016. Seasonal distribution of zooplankton composition and abundance in a sub-tropical Malaysian J. Sci., 35: 257-270.
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  6. Hamli, H., M.H. Idris, H.M.K. Abu, A.H. Rajaee and A. Arshad, 2016. Inner shell as variation key of local hard clam meretrix spp. J. Environ. Biol., 37: 641-646.
  7. Billah, M.M., H.M.K. Abu, H.I. Mohd and I. Johan, 2016. Seasonal variation in the occurrence and abundance of mangrove macroalgae in a Malaysian estuary. J. Cryptogamie Algologie, 37: 109-120.
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  8. Ara, R., A. Aziz, S.M.N. Amin, H.I. Mohd, A.G. Mazlan and R. Nicholas, 2016. Influence of habitat structure and environmental variables on larval fish assemblage in the Johor Strait, Malaysia. J. Environ. Biol., 37: 745-754.
  9. Zawawi, M.H., H.I. Mohd, H.M.K. Abu and S.K. Wong, 2015. Taxonomic assessment of seaweed community from the coastal areas of bintulu, sarawak, Malaysia. Songklanakarin J. Sci. Technol, 37: 147-153.
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  10. Hoque, M.M., H.M.K. Abu, O.H. Ahmed, M.H. Idris, A.T.M.R. Hoque and M.M. Billah, 2015. Can mangrove help combat sea level rise through sediment accretion and accumulation?. Malaysian J. Sci., 34: 78-86.
  11. Hoque, M.M., H.M.K. Abu, H.I. Mohd, H.A.Osumanu, A.T.M. Rafiqul Hoque and M.M. Billah, 2015. Litterfall production in a tropical mangrove of sarawak, Malaysia. Zool. Ecol., 25: 157-165.
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  12. Hoque, M.M., H.M.K. Abu, H.I. Mohd, H.A. Osumanu, A.S.M. Saifullah and B. Massum, 2015. Status of some fishery resources in a tropical mangrove estuary of Sarawak, Malaysia. Mar. Biol. Res., 11: 834-846.
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  13. Hena, M.K.A., B.J. Sidik, M.H. Idris, M.H. Nesarul, A. Aysha, M.S. Islam and H. Nazmul, 2015. Forest structure and litter production of naturally re-generated white mangrove Avicennia marina in sub-tropical estuarine coast. J. Environ. Biol., 36: 1199-1204.
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  14. Hamli, H., M.H. Idris, A.H. Rajaee and M.K. Abu Hena, 2015. Reproductive cycle of hard clam, Meretrix lyrata Sowerby, 1851 (Bivalvia: Veneridae) from Sarawak, Malaysia. Trop. Life Sci. Res., 26: 59-72.
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  15. Hamli, H., A.R. Azimah, H.I. Mohd, H.M.K. Abu and S.K. Wong, 2015. Morphometric variation among three local mangrove clam species of corbiculidae. Songklanakarin J. Sci. Technol., 37: 15-20.
  16. Aysha, A., H.M.K. Abu, M. Mishra, M.H. Nesarul and M.H. Idris et al., 2015. Sediment and carbon accumulation in sub-tropical salt marsh and mangrove habitats of north-eastern coast of bay of bengal, Indian Ocean. Int. J. Fish. Aquat. Stud., 2: 184-189.
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  17. Saifullah, A.S.M., M.K. Abu Hena, M.H. Idris, A.R. Halimah and I. Johan, 2014. Seasonal variation of water characteristics in kuala sibuti river estuary in miri, sarawak, Malaysia. Malaysian J. Sci., 33: 9-22.
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  18. Saifullah, A.S.M., M.K. Abu Hena, M.H. Idris, A.R. Halimah and I. Johan, 2014. Composition and Diversity of Phytoplankton from Mangrove Estuaries in Sarawak, Malaysia J. Biol. Sci., 14: 361-369.
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  19. Idris, M.H., and A. Arshad, 2014. Biology and Ecology of Malaysian Pen Shells. Lambert Academic, Saarbrucken, Pages: 234.
  20. Hamli, H. and M.H. Idris, 2014. Biology of Edible Bivalve and Gastropod from Sarawak Malaysia. Lambert Academic, Saarbrucken, Pages: 159.
  21. Billah, M.M., H.M.K. Abu, H.I. Mohd, I. Johan and M.K.A. Bhuiyan, 2014. Cu, Zn, Fe and Mn in Mangrove Ecosystems (sediment, water, oyster, and macroalgae) of Sarawak, Malaysia. Zool. Ecol., 24: 380-388.
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