Dr. Azza  Abdel-Hamid Mohamed A. El-Ganainy

Dr. Azza Abdel-Hamid Mohamed A. El-Ganainy

Head of Fisheries Division
National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Egypt


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Marine Biology from Suez Canal University, Egypt

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Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
100%
Fisheries Management
62%
Population Dynamics
90%
Fisheries Biology
75%
Aquaculture
55%

Selected Publications

  1. ElGanainy, A., A. Amin, A. Ali and H. Osman, 2017. Age and growth of two barracuda species Sphyraena chrysotaenia and S. flavicauda (Family: Sphyraenidae) from the Gulf of Suez, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 43: 75-81.
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  2. Hussien, M.S., A.A. El-Ganainy, N.F. Abdel Hakim, A.M. Zaghloul and A. Abdel Azim, 2016. Fisheries biology of the green tiger prawn (Penaeus semisulcatus) and peregrine shrimp (Metapenaeus stebbingi) from Bardawil lagoon, North Sinai, Egypt. Afr. J. Biol. Sci., 12: 11-19.
  3. El-Ganainy, A.A., M.S. Hussien, N.F. Abdel Hakim, A.M. Zaghloul and T.A.A. Azam, 2016. Age and growth of two cichlid species Oreochromis niloticus and Sarotherodon galilaeus in Burullus lake. Afr. J. Biol. Sci., 12: 26-39.
  4. El Betar, T., A.A. El-Ganainy, A. Nour, M.A. Zaki and M.A. Essa, 2016. Assessment of heavy metals bioaccumulation in some tissues of Bagrus bajad from Lake Burullus, Egypt. J. Egypt. Acad. Soc. Environ. Dev., 17: 37-51.
  5. Dessouky, G.I., A.A. El-Ganainy, M. Salem, A. El Aiatt and A.A. Mahmoud, 2016. Age, growth and maturity of the thin-lipped grey mullet Liza ramada in Bardawil lagoon, North Sinai, Egypt. J. Egypt. Acad. Soc. Environ. Dev., 17: 25-36.
  6. Sabrah, M.M., A.Y. El-Sayed and A.A. El-Ganiny, 2015. Fishery and population characteristics of the Indian squids Loligo duvauceli Orbigny, 1848 from trawl survey along the north-west Red Sea. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 41: 279-285.
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  7. Amin, A.M., M.M. Sabrah, A.A. El-Ganainy and A.Y. El-Sayed, 2015. Population structure of Indian mackerel, Rastrelliger kanagurta (Cuvier, 1816), from the Suez Bay, Gulf of Suez, Egypt. Int. J. Fish. Aquatic Stud., 3: 68-74.
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  8. Ali, A.A., A.A. El-Ganainy, A.I. Ahmed and M.I. Ahmed, 2015. Reproductive biology of Lagocephalus scelertaus in mediterranean and red seas, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 19: 103-114.
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  9. Abd-Allah, E., A. El-Ganainy and A. Osman, 2015. Age and growth of the Areolate grouper Epinephelus areolatus from the gulf of Suez. Am. J. Life Sci., 3: 7-12.
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  10. Abd El-Rahman, F.A., W. Rizkalla, H.A. El-Shabaka, A.A. El-Ganainy and M.E. Abo-Mosallam, 2015. Morphological and histological studies on the pituitary gland of Liza carinata from the Suez bay (Red Sea, Egypt), with special reference to the Gonadotrophs. Egypt. J. Aquatic Biol. Fish., 19: 65-82.
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  11. Abd El-Rahman, F.A., H.A. El-Shabaka, W. Rizkalla, A.A. El-Ganainy and M.E. Abo-Mosallam, 2015. Morphological, histological and ultrastructural studies on the ovaries of Liza carinata from the Suez bay in correlation with its reproductive cycle. Egypt. J. Aquatic Biol. Fish., 19: 7-36.
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  12. El-Serafy, S., A.A. El Haweet, A.A. El-Ganainy and A. El-Far, 2014. Qarun Lake fisheries: Fishing gears, species composition and catch per unit effort. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 18: 22-34.
  13. El-Ganainy, A.A. and M.A. Saber, 2014. Post harvest losses in the Gulf of Suez fisheries, Egypt. INFOSAMAK, 3: 40-44.
  14. Sabrah, M.M. and A.A. El-Ganainy, 2013. Some consideration on overexploitation of coral reef fish in relation to coral reef degradation in el-tour, south Sinai, Egyptian red sea coast. J. Fish. Aquatic Sci., 8: 673-685.
  15. El-Ganainy, A. and M. Sabrah, 2013. Biological studies on the filefish Stephanolepis diaspros, Fraser-Brunner, 1940 (Monacanthidae) from the gulf of Suez, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquatic Biol. Fish., 17: 113-121.
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  16. El Etriby, S.G., A.A. El Ganainy, M.A. Saber, M. El Alwany and A. El Bokhty, 2013. Age, growth and reproduction of the lizard fish Saurida undosquamis from the Gulf of Suez, red sea. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 17: 25-34.
  17. El-Ganainy, A.A. and M.H. Yassien, 2012. The population biology of penaeid prawns in the Gulf of Suez, Red Sea, Egypt. Mar. Biol. Res., 8: 405-411.
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  18. El Ganainy, A.A. and A.M. Amin, 2012. Age, growth, mortality rates and corresponding yield estimates of the snubnose emperor Lethrinus borbonicus from south Sinai coast, Gulf of Suez, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquatic Biol. Fish., 16: 27-34.
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  19. Yassien, M.H., A.A. El-Ganainy and W.S. Sallam, 2009. Age, growth and mortality rates of Venerupis aurea from Timsah Lake, Suez canal Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 45: 317-324.
  20. Yassien, M.H., A.A. El-Ganainy and M.H. Hasan, 2009. Shellfish fishery in the north western part of the Red Sea. World J. Fish Marine Sci., 1: 97-104.
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  21. Sabrah, M.M. and A.A. El-Ganainy, 2009. Observation on biological traits of striped goatfish (Upeneus vittatus) and freckled goatfish (Upeneus tragula) from the Gulf of Suez, Egypt. World J. Fish Marine Sci., 1: 121-128.
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  22. El-Ganainy, A.A., M.H. Yassien and M.H. Hassan, 2009. Spatial variation in the population structure of the giant clam Tridacna squamosa from the Gulf of Aqapa, red sea. Afr. J. Biol. Sci., 4: 26-39.
  23. El-Ganainy, A.A. and M.M. Sabra, 2009. Population characteristics of Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848) in Lake Timsah, Suez canal, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 35: 177-191.
  24. El-Ganainy, A.A., M.L. Abeid, A. Abdel-Rahman and M.H. Yassien, 2008. Impact of intensive collection of reef fishes for aquarium trade on coral communities and reef fish assemblages in the Gulf of Suez. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 34: 356-371.
  25. El-Ganainy, A.A. and R. Riad, 2008. Population structure of Octopus defilippi (Verany, 1851) from the Gulf of Suez, Red sea, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 12: 81-91.
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  26. El-Ganainy, A.A. and M.M. Sabra, 2008. Population biology and assessment of the striped piggy Pomadasys stridens in the Bitter lakes, Suez Canal. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 34: 372-382.
  27. El-Ganainy, A.A. and A.A. Hassan, 2008. Biology and fishery of two cichlid species (Oreochromis niloticus and O. aureus) from lake timsah. J. Egypt. Acad. Soc. Environ. Dev., 9: 93-103.
  28. EL-Ganainy, A.A. and M.M.M. Sabra, 2008. Age, growth, mortality and yield per recruit of the filefish Stephanolepis diaspros (Fraser-Brunner, 1940) (Pisces: Monacanthidae), in the Gulf of Suez, Egypt. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 3: 252-260.
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  29. Al Mamry, J.M., A.A. El Ganainy, I. McCarthy, C. Richardson and S.B. Meriem, 2007. Reproductive biology and age and growth of the spangles emperor, lethrinus nebulosus, Lethrinidae (Frosskal, 1775) from the Arabian sea, Oman. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 33: 395-410.
  30. El-Ganainy, A.A., M.M. Sabra and M. Zaki, 2006. Biology and toxicity of the Pufferfish Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789) from the Gulf of Suez. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 32: 283-297.
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  31. El-Ganainy, A.A., M.H. Yassien and M.H. Hassan, 2006. Population structure of two endangered holothurian species from the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquatic Res., 32: 11-27.
  32. El-Ganainy, A.A.H, M.H. Yassien and E.A. Ibrahim, 2005. Bottom trawl discards in the gulf of suez, Red Sea. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 31: 240-255.
  33. El-Ganainy, A.A., Wafaa S. Sallam and M.H.Yassien, 2004. Population dynamics of the mantis shrimp erugosquilla massavensis (Crustacea: Stomatopoda) from the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Egypt. Proc. I.C.B.S., 3: 88-100.
  34. Mehanna, S.F. and A.A. El-Ganainy, 2003. Population dynamics of Sardinella jussieui (Valenciennes, 1847) in the Gulf of Suez, Egypt. Indian J. Fish., 50: 67-71.
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  35. El-Ganainy, A.A., 2003. Food and feeding habits of the lizard fish Saurida undosquamis (Richardson, 1884) with special reference to its biological interaction with clupeids in the Gulf of Suez. Egypt. J. Zool., 41: 327-340.
  36. El-Ganainy, A.A., 2003. Assessment of the lizard fish Saurida undosquamis (Richardson) fishery in the Gulf of Suez, Red Sea. Bull. Nat. Inst. Oceanogr. Fish. ARE., 29: 1-15.
  37. El-Ganainy, A.A. and S.F. Mehanna, 2003. Resource assessment and management prospective of two nemipterid species (Nemipterus japonicus and Nemipterus zysron) in the Gulf of Suez. Bull. Nat. Inst. Oceanogr. Fish. ARE., 29: 16-31.
  38. El-Ganainy. A.A., E.T. Mostafa and M.E. Omran, 2002. Fishery status of the striped mullet (Pisces: Mugilidae) from bardawil lagoon, Egypt. I- age and growth of Mugil cephalus. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 6: 57-71.
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  39. El-Ganainy. A.A. and A.I. Ahmed, 2002. Growth, mortality and yield-per-recruit of the rabbit fish, Siganus rivulatus, from the eastern side of the Gulf of Suez, Sinai Coast, Red Sea. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 6: 72-82.
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  40. Ahmed, A.I. and A.A. El-Ganainy, 2000. On the population dynamics of three sparid species from South Sinai coast, in the Gulf of Suez, Red Sea. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 4: 235-246.
  41. Kilada, R. and A.A.El-Ganainy, 1999. Stock assessment of the gaint clam (Tridacna maxima) in the Egyptian red sea. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 3: 145-156.
  42. Ibrahim, M.A., A.A. El-Ganainy and S.G. El-Etreby, 1998. Status of the trawl-fiher in the Foul Bay, Red Sea. Bull. NIOF, Egypt, 24: 339-348.
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