Research articles

Patrick, A.E.S., Kuganathan, S. and Edirisinghe, U. (2021) ‘Length-Weight Relationships and Growth Patterns of Local Fishes of the Medium Perennial Vavuniya Reservoir, Sri Lanka’, Parkistan Journal of Zoology, pp. 1–9. https://dx.doi.org/10.17582/journal.pjz/ 20181106161128

Ragavan, N., Dissanayake, D. C. T. and Kuganathan, S. (2021) ‘Status of the fishery of Jaffna lagoon, Sri Lanka’, Sri Lanka Journal of Aquatic Sciences, 26(1), p. 55. doi: 10.4038/sljas.v26i1.7584.

Sutharshiny, S., Shobana, C. and Sivashanthini, K. (2021) ‘Determination of freshness quality changes using selective methods: A comparative study for eclipse parrotfish (Scarus russelii) and spangled emperor (Lethrinus nebulosus)’, Iranian Journal of Fisheries Sciences, 20(1), pp. 243–253. doi: 10.22092/ijfs.2021.123555

Sutharshiny, S., Deepthi Inoka, U., Shivatharsiny, Y. and Sivashanthini, K. (2021) ‘Potential natural carotenoid sources for the colouration of ornamental fish: a review’, Aquaculture International. doi: 10.1007/s10499-021-00689-3.

Arulananthan, A.; Herath, V.; Kuganathan, S.; Upasanta, A.; Harishchandra, A. The Status of the Coral Reefs of the Jaffna Peninsula (Northern Sri Lanka), with 36 Coral Species New to Sri Lanka Confirmed by DNA Bar-Coding. Oceans 2021, 2, 509-529. https://doi.org/10.3390/oceans2030029

Ashani Arulananthan, Venura Herath, Sivashanthini Kuganathan, Akila Harishchandra and W.A.A. Upasantha Kumara. 2020. The untouched rainforest of the ocean: Exploring the coral reefs of Jaffna. “LORIS” Journal of the wildlife and nature protection society of Sri Lanka. PP. 32- 34, Volume 28, Issue 6. ISSN: 0024-6514.

Saruga, S., Sivashanthini, K., Sutharshiny, S., Gunaalan, K. and Shobiya, P., 2020. Ecological Footprints for Aquaculture Possibility in Selected Mangrove Regions of Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Vingnanam Journal of Science, 14(2), pp. 15 – 19.

Shobiya, P., Sivashanthini, K., Sutharshiny, S., Saruga, S. and Gunaalan, K., 2020. Variations in Important Water Quality Parameters and Fish Species in Thondaimanaru Lagoon, Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Vingnanam Journal of Science, 14(2), pp 21 – 25.

Vithursha, T., Sivashanthini, K. and Gunaalan, K., 2020. Economic Loss of Northern Fishers due to the Poaching Activities of Indian Trawlers. Vingnanam Journal of Science, 14(2), pp. 27 – 30.

Shobiya, P., Sivashanthini, K., Sutharshiny, S and Gunaalan, K., (2019). Impacts of the Thondaimanaru Barrage Construction on Socio-Economic Status of Fishing Communities in Thondaimanaru Lagoon, Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Vingnanam, 14 (1). pp 27- 31.

Vithursha Tharmakokilam., Sivashanthini Kuganathan., and Gunaalan Kuddithamby. (2017). Comparison of Socio-Economic Status of Fishers in Karainagar, Point Pedro and Mathagal Village, Jaffna. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)-2018, Vol 97 – 100.
Kalaivanan, K., Sutharshiny, S and Sivashanthini, K., 2018. Comparative study on bycatch of selected small-scale fisheries in Jaffna, Sri Lankan. Proceedings of the 7th YSF Symposium, National Science and Technology Commission. Pp 62-65. (Short Communication).
Sutharshiny, S, C. Shobana and Sivashanthini, K., 2018. Aerobic bacterial count and sensory properties of Penaeus semisulcatus During refrigerated storage. Proceedings of the 7th YSF Symposium, National Science and Technology Commission. Pp 157-161. (Short Communication) 22 December, 2018.

Senathera Digamadulla, K.M.D, Sivashanthini, K and Thavaranjit, A.C., 2016. Presence of Saprolegnia spp. (Oomycetes) in the Sivanamman Pond and its Characteristic Features. Vingnanam. 12(1&2): 32-41.

Ragavan,N. , Sivashanthini, K., and Sutharshiny,S., 2016. Socio economics status of fishermen from Allaipiddy village, Jaffna. Vingnanam, 12(1&2): 42-48.

Sivashanthini, K., Sutharshiny, S., Gunaalan, K., Tharmine, A., Veronika, K. and Senathera digamadulla, K.M.D., 2016. Important physico-chemical parameters and sediment characteristics of some selected sites in the Jaffna estuary. Vingnanam, 13(1&2): 51-66.

Ketharani, U. and Sivashanthini, K., 2016. Nutritional Composition of Selected Species of Sea cucumbers from Waters around Jaffna Peninsula, Sri Lanka Vingnanam, 13(1&2): 67-72.

Patrick, A.E.S, Kuganathan, S., Seasonal Hydro – Climatic consequences of Fish Harvest in the Vavuniya Reservoir, Sri Lanka. Pg.55 -62 International Research Journal of Environment Sciences (2016)

Senatheradigamadulla, K.M.D, Thavaranjit, A.C. and Sivashanthini, K. (2016). Spatiality and species diversity of the critical seagrass population in the curvier basin of Jaffna Lagoon at coherent Mandaitheevu coastline. Proceeding of the 5th YSF Symposium, 24 -27.

Patrick, A.E. S, Kuganathan, S., and U.Edirisinghe., 2015. Effects of Hydro- Climatic Fluctuations on Catchability of fish in vavuniya Reservoir, Sri lanka. Tropical Agricultural research, 26(2): 402-408.

Veronika, K., Edirisinghe, U., Sivashanthini, K., and A.R.S.B.Athauda., 2015. Abundance and Diversity of Sea cucumber in Point Pedro coastal waters in Jaffna Peninsula of Sri Lanka. Tropical Agricultural research, 27(2): 182-189.

Tharmine, N., Edirisinghe, U. and Sivashanthini, K., 2014. The state of Diversity and species composition of crabs in Navanthurai Coastal Area in Jaffna Peninsula of Sri Lanka. Tropical Agricultural research. 25(4): 495-501.

Thulasitha, W.S. and Sivashanthini, K. (2013). Microscopic Staging System used in the Identification of Gonad Developmental Stages of Scomberoides lysan. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 8: 355-366.

Thulasitha, W.S. and Sivashanthini, K. (2013). Reproductive characteristics of doublespotted queenfish, Scomberoides lysan (Actinopterygii: Perciformes: Carangidae), from Sri Lankan waters: Implications fro Fisheries Management. Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria, 43(1): 7-13.

Sutharshiny, K. Sivashanthini and W.S. Thulasitha, (2013). Lipid Changes in Relation to Maturation and Spawning of Tropical Double Spotted Queenfish, Scomberoides lysan (Forsskål, 1775). Asian Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 8: 555-570.

Thulasitha, W.S. and Sivashanthini, K. (2012). Growth pattern and Length-weight relationship of Scomberoides lysan (Pisces: Carangidae) from the Northern waters of Sri Lanka. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 7(1): 57-64.

Sivashanthini, K. Vivekshan Revel, S. and Thavaranjit, A.C. (2012). Comparative study on organoleptic, microbiological and biochemical qualities of commercially and experimentally prepared salted and sundried fish Scomberoides commersonianus. Asian Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances., 7:1270-1289.

Charles, G. A. and Sivashanthini, K. (2011). Population Dynamics of Squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana (Lesson, 1830) from the Northern Coast of Sri Lanka. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 6(1): 74-84.

Sutharshiny, S. and Sivashanthini, K. (2011). Total lipid and cholesterol content in the flesh of the five important commercial fishes from waters around Jaffna peninsula, Sri Lanka. International Journal of Biological Chemistry, 5(2): 161-169.

S.Shutharshan and K. Sivashanthini, 2011. Growth Characteristics of Slender Silver- biddies Gerres oblongus (Pisces: Perciformes) from the Jaffna Lagoon, Sri Lanka. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 6(6): 592-603.

Sutharshiny, S. and Sivashanthini, K. (2011). Lipid reserves of Scomberoides lysan (Pisces: Carangidae) from the Sri Lankan waters. International Journal of Biological Chemistry, 5(3): 170-183.

Sutharshiny, S. and Sivashanthini, K. (2011). Proximate composition of three species of Scomberoides fish from Sri Lankan waters. International Journal of Biological Chemistry, 3(3): 103-111.

Sivashanthini, K., Thulasitha, W. S. and Charles, G. A. (2010). Reproductive characteristics of Sepioteuthis lessoniana from the Northern coast of Sri Lanka. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science: 5(1): 12-22.

Sivashanthini, K., Charles, G. A. and Thulasitha, W. S. (2009). Length-weight relationship and growth pattern of Sepioteuthis lessoniaana Lesson 1830 (Cephalopoda: Teuthida) from the Jaffna lagoon. Journal of Biological Sciences. Vol. 9(4): 357-361. DOI: 10.3923/jbs.2009.357.361

Sivashanthini, K., Gayathri, G. and Gajapathy, K. (2009). Length-weight relationship of Sphyraena obtusata Cuvier, 1829 (Pisces: Perciformes) from the Jaffna lagoon, Sri Lanka. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 4 (2): 111-116. DOI: 10.3923/jfas.2009.111.116

Sivashanthini, K., 2009. Population dynamics of a whip fin silverbiddy Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829 from the Parangipettai waters, Southeast coast of India. Asian Fisheries Science 22(4): 1149 – 1162.