Dr. Nadir Ali   Birmani

Dr. Nadir Ali Birmani

Associate Professor
University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Pakistan


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Zoology from University of Sindh, Pakistan

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Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
100%
Zoology
62%
Parasite Ecology
90%
Animal Biosciences
75%
Animal Nutrition and Disease
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Thebo, A.K., S. Naz, A.M. Dharejo, S. Siyal and N.A. Birmani, 2019. A new record and new species of a digenic trematode from common pochard Aythya ferina (Anseriformes: Anatidae) in Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 7: 151-154.
  2. Shaikh, F., N. Naz and N.A. Birmani, 2019. Prevalence of chewing lice (phthiraptera: insecta) from common quail Coturnix coturnix (Aves: Galliformes: Phasianidae) from Jamshoro and Hyderabad, Sindh Pakistan. Punjab Univ. J. Zool., 34: 17-20.
  3. Gul, H., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Shaikh, S.A. Buriro and S. Mangi, 2019. New species of genus subulura molin, 1960 (Nematoda: Subuluridae) from poultry bird gallus domestics of District Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Fauna Biol. Stud., 6: 7-11.
  4. Birmani, N.A., S. Naz and G. Mouahid, 2019. First record of echinoparyphium recurvatum (trematoda, echinostomatidae) in Pakistan with new avian definitive host, vanellus leucurus. Arch. Vet. Sci. Tecnol., 3: 149-153.
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  5. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Dharejo and A.R. Abbasi, 2018. ). New host and locality record of Comephoronema multipapillatum from Wallago attu of Indus river Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan. Sci. Int., 30: 601-605.
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  6. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A.M. Dharejo, 2018. Genus Falccautra Lane, 1915 recorded from new host Catfish Wallago attu (Siluriformes: Siluridae) of district Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan. FUUAST J. Biol., 8: 9-14.
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  7. Rajper, M., N.A. Birmani, S. Naz and M.M. Abro, 2018. Statistical analysis of helminthic infection in house mouse (Mus musculus) district Nausharo Feroz, Sindh, Pakistan. Pure Applied Biol., 7: 356-364.
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  8. Memon, M., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Shaikh and K.H. Memon, 2018. New host record echinostoma paraulum (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) in house crow (Corvus splendens Vieillot, 1817) of district Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 6: 586-589.
  9. Mahar, M.A., A.M. Sheikh and N.A. Birmani, 2018. Prevalence of malarial parasites Plasmodium in human population of taluka Sukkur, Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 6: 112-115.
  10. Bughio, S., S. Naz and N.A. Birmani, 2018. New species of chewing lice (Phthiraptera: Amblycera, Ischnocera) of common myna Acridotheres tristis (Passeriformes: Sturnidae) from Pakistan. Int. J. Entomol. Nematol., 4: 85-104.
  11. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A.M. Dharejo, 2017. The first record of genus Pseudophyllodistomum Cribb, 1987 from siluriform catfish Mystus cavasius (Hamilton, 1822) of River Indus Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 5: 209-211.
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  12. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A.M. Dharejo, 2017. Rhabdochona indusi new species (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) in Rita rita (Siluriformes: Bagridae) from Sindh, Pakistan. J. Biodivers. Environ. Sci., 10: 220-230.
  13. Hafeeza, G.L., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Shaikh and S.A. Buriro, 2017. A new species of genus Cotugnia Diamare (Cestoda: Davaineidae, Fuhrmann 1907) from domestic fowl (Gallus domesticus) of district Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 5: 1827-1830.
  14. Bushra, A., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2017. A new species of genus Ganeo Klein, 1905 collected from Indus Valley Bullfrog Hoplobatrachus tigerinus (Anura: Dicroglossidae) of District Umerkot, Sindh, Pakistan. Biol. Forum Int. J., 9: 204-207.
  15. Brohi, G.H., N.A. Birmani, S. Naz and M.M. Abro, 2017. First record of Echinochasmus prakashi gupta and singh, 1988 (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) in Nycticorax nycticorax (Pelecaniformes: Ardeidae) from Hamal Lake, Sindh, Pakistan. Biol. Forum Int. J., 9: 148-154.
  16. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan, N.A. Birmani and F. Ahmed, 2017. New record of genus Tylodelphys Diesing, 1850 (Digenea: Diplostomidae) in Phalacrocorax niger from Pakistan. J. Basic Applied Res. Int., 21: 85-91.
  17. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2017. New record of genus Pallisentis van cleave, 1928 (Acanthocephalan: Quadrigyridae) in little cormorant, Phalacrocorax niger (Aves: Phalacrocoracidae) from Sindh, Pakistan. Pure Applied Biol., 6: 32-39.
  18. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Dharejo and A. Bhutto, 2016. Description of new species Witenbergia mystusi of genus Witenbergia Vaz, 1932 from River Indus catfish Mystus cavasius (Hamilton, 1822) Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Innov. Applied Res., 4: 21-25.
  19. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A.M. Dharejo, 2016. The first record of (Nematoda: Camallanidae) genus Onchocamallanus Petter, 1979 from Sindh province of Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 4: 851-853.
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  20. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A.M. Dharejo, 2016. Thaparotrema shamimi new species in catfish Rita rita (Hamilton, 1822) from Jamshoro district Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Adv. Res. Biol. Sci., 3: 124-129.
  21. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A.M. Dharejo, 2016. Dendrorchis ritata n.sp. (Trematoda: Gorgoderidae) from catfish Rita rita (Siluriformes: Bagridae) of Jamshoro district, Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Fauna Biol. Stud., 3: 17-19.
  22. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani and A. Bhutto, 2016. New species of genus Sphincterostoma Yamaguti, 1937 reported from Bagridae (Bleeker, 1858) catfish Rita rita (Siluriformes: Bagridae) of River Indus at District Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Adv. Res., 4: 1358-1362.
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  23. Naz, S., F. Shaikh and N.A. Birmani, 2016. Incidence of chewing lice (Phthiraptera: Insecta) on common mallard, Anas platyrhynchos (Anatidae: Anseriformes: Aves) in Karachi region, Pakistan. Middle East J. Sci. Res., 24: 2260-2265.
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  24. Buriro, S.A., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Shaikh and A.M. Dharejo, 2016. Two digenetic trematodes with description of a new species from Anas platyrhynchos (Anseriformes: Anatidae) in Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 4: 734-737.
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  25. Birmani, N.A., S.A. Buriro, A.M. Shaikh and A.M. Dharejo, 2016. A new notocotylid trematode Paramonostomum bagodaroi n.sp. (Trematode: Notocotylidae) in mallard anas platyrhynchos (Anseriformes: Anatidae) in Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Adv. Res. Biol. Sci., 3: 130-135.
  26. Birmani, N.A., K.N. Memon, S.A. Bhatti and A.M. Dharejo, 2016. Description of a new species Pegosomum aftabi n.sp. (Trematoda: Echinostomatidae) in little egret Egretta garzetta (Ciconiiformes: Ardeidae) of Larkano, Sindh, Pakistan. Int. J. Curr. Res., 8: 31082-31086.
  27. Ayaz, M.M., M. Aziz, N.A. Birmani, S. Akhtar and M.A. Khosa et al., 2016. Emergence of resistance against flukicides in sheep under field conditions. Acta Bioethica, 22: 1093-1098.
  28. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan, N.A. Birmani and S. Naz, 2016. Description of first record of Petasiger exaeretus Dietz, 1909 (Trematoda: Echinostomatidae) in avian host from Pakistan. Punjab Univ. J. Zool., 31: 181-185.
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  29. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan, N.A. Birmani and S. Naz, 2016. A new species of genus Paryphostomum dietz, 1909 (Trematoda: Echinostomatidae) in Phalacrocorax niger of Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 4: 246-249.
  30. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2016. New record of genus Pseudapatemon (Trematoda: Strigeidae) in avian host from Pakistan. J. Biodivers. Environ. Sci., 9: 125-129.
  31. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2016. New host and locality record of Paryphostomum radiatum (Dujardin, 1845)(Trematodes: Echinostomatidae) from Pakistan. J. Biol. Nat., 6: 104-108.
  32. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2016. First record of Clinostomum complanatum (Trematodes: Clinostomatidae) in Pakistan from Phalacrocorax niger (Aves: Phalacrocoracidae). Biol. Forum Int. J., 8: 479-483.
  33. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2016. Description of a new species Clinostomum awadhi n.sp. (Trematoda: Clinostomidae) in Phalacorcorax niger (Aves: Phalacrocoracidae) of Sanghar, Sindh, Pakistan. J. New Biol. Rep., 5: 122-128.
  34. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2016. A new record of genus Macrobilharzia Travassos, 1922 (Trematoda: Schistosomatoidea) in Phalacrocorax niger from Sindh, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 4: 654-656.
  35. Abro, M.M., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and N.A. Birmani, 2016. Euclinostomum heterostomum (Rud., 1809) travassos, 1928 (Trematodes: Clinostomidae: Euclinostominae): A new record in avian host little cormorant (Aves: Phalacrocoracidae) of Pakistan. J. Adv. Biol. Biotechnol., 8: 1-5.
  36. Soofi, H., N.A. Birmani, A.M. Dharejo and A.R. Abbasi, 2015. First record of genus Thaparotrema Gupta, 1955 (Trematoda: Ophisthorchiidae) in Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 3: 232-234.
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  37. Shaikh, A.M., N. Memon, M.A. Shah, N.A. Birmani and Y. Iqbal, 2015. Apodiphus balochiensis--Addition of a species in Genus Apodiphus Spinola (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Pentatominae: Halyini) from quetta (Baluchistan, Pakistan). Sindh Univ. Res. J., 47: 331-334.
  38. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan, A.M. Shaikh and M.A. Shah, 2015. Microphallus magnagulletum n.sp. (Digenea: Microphallidae) from Black Coot, Fulica atra (Gruiformes: Rallidae) in Sindh province of Pakistan. Sindh Univ. Res. J., 47: 451-454.
  39. Ujan, H.M., N.A. Birmani and A.D. Shaikh, 2014. Echinochasmus mazharuddini n.sp. (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) from the bank myna Acridotheres ginginianus L. (Passeriformes: Sturnidae) in Sindh province, Pakistan. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 2: 226-232.
  40. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo, S. Naz, M.M. Khan and A.M. Shaikh, 2013. Paramonostomum bubaki n.sp. (Digenea: Notocotylidae) from the black coot, Fulica atra (Gruiformes: Rallidae), in South Central Pakistan. ISRN Zool., 2013: 1-5.
  41. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and A.M. Shaikh, 2013. Dendritobilharzia pulverulenta (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae) in Pakistan. J. Anim. Plant Sci., 23: 1215-1218.
  42. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo, M.M. Khan and M.M. Shaikh, 2012. First record of genus Strongyloides Grassi, 1879 (Nematoda: Strongyloidae) in Pakistan. Sindh Univ. Res. J., 44: 143-144.
  43. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2011. First record of the genus Tetrameres Creplin, 1846 (Nematoda: Tetrameridae) in Pakistan. Pak. J. Nematol., 29: 213-218.
  44. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2011. First record of the genus Cyclocoelum Brandes, 1992 (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae) in Pakistan. Proc. Parasitol., 52: 65-68.
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  45. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2011. First record of genus Amidostomum Railliet and Henry, 1909 (Nematoda: Amidostomidae) in Pakistan. Sindh Univ. Res. J., 43: 179-180.
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  46. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2011. A new species of Polymorphus Lühe, 1911 (Acanthocephala: Polymorphidae) in black coot, Fulica atra (Aves: Rallidae), Pakistan. Zootaxa, 2929: 64-68.
  47. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2011. Catatropis sp. (Trematoda: Notocotylidae) from the black coot, Fulica atra Linnaeus (Gruiformes: Rallidae) in Sindh province of Pakistan. J. Anim. Plant Sci., 21: 872-873.
  48. Dharejo, A.M., N.A. Birmani and M.M. Khan, 2010. i>Echinochasmus passeri, new species (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) from gallbladder of house sparrow, Passer domesticus (Aves: Passeridae) of Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan. Proc. Parasitol., 50: 139-145.
  49. Dharejo, A.M., N.A. Birmani and M.M. Khan, 2010. First record of the genus Nigerina Baugh, 1958 (Trematoda: Opisthorchidae) from Pakistan in avian host little cormorant, Phalacrocorax niger. Proc. Parasitol., 50: 147-151.
  50. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2009. Cotylurus sindhense, n.sp. (Digenea: Strigeidae) from black coot Fulica atra (Rallidae) of Manchhar Lake, Sindh, Pakistan. Proc. Parasitol., 48: 133-138.
  51. Khan, A., A.M. Dharejo, N.A. Birmani, F.M. Bilqees and M.M. Khan, 2008. Description of a new acanthocephalan Polymorphus fatimaae n.sp. (Acanthocephala: Polymorphidae) from crow (Corvus splendens Vieillot). Int. J. Biol. Biotechnol., 5: 33-36.
  52. Birmani, N.A., A.M. Dharejo and M.M. Khan, 2008. Echinostoma atrae, new species (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) in black coot Fulica atra (Aves: Rallidae) of Manchhar Lake, Sindh, Pakistan. Pak. J. Zool., 40: 379-383.