Nagar Padamnabhi Shanker


Research publications – Padamnabhi Shanker Nagar


(i)                 Nagar, P. S. and S. M. Pandya. (2002) Stylosanthes hamatus (Linn.) Taub.(PAPILIONACEAE), A New record to the flora of Gujarat. (With one text figure). J. Bomb. Nat. Hist. Soc. Vol.99 (2): 363-364.


(ii)               Nagar, P. S. and S. M. Pandya. (2002) Addition to the flora of Saurashtra, Gujarat, India. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. Vol. 26 No.1: 75-77.


(iii)             Nagar, P. S. and S. M. Pandya. (2002) Cleome scaposa D.C. (Capparidaceae). A rare species of Saurashtra, Gujarat. J. Bomb. Nat. Hist. Soc. Vol 99(3): 543-544.


(iv)             Nagar, P. S., S. J. Sata and S. J. Pathak (2003) Rediscovery of Tephrosia jamnagarensis (Fabaceae), an endangered and narrow endemic plant species of Saurashtra Sida 20:1701-1705.


(v)               Nagar, P. S. and S. M. Pandya. (2003) Floristic diversity of Barda Hills and their surroundings, Saurashtra, Gujarat. J.Econ. Taxon. Bot. Vol. 27: 1166-1180.


(vi)             Nagar, P. S. and S.M. Pandya (2004) The alien flora of the Barda Hills and their surroundings, Saurashtra, Gujarat. Ind. J. of Forestry. Vol. 27 (1):25-38


(vii)           Nagar, P.S. (2004) Status of some regionally threatened species of Saurashtra, Gujarat, India. J. Current Biosciences Vol. 1 (3-4) 238-247.


(viii)         Nagar, P. S. 2007. A little known plant species of Gujarat Tephrosia collina var. languinocarpa Sharma.  J. Bomb. Nat. Hist. Soc. Vol. 104 (3): 378-379.


(ix)             Patel, B. H., S. Tahkore, P. S. Nagar (2009) Chemical composition and characteristics of Commiphora wightii (Arnott) Bhandari seed oil, J. Amer. Oil chem. Soc. Vol 86 (5).


(x)               Nagar, P. S., Sachin Sata and T. D. Parmar (2009) Some rare and Endangered plant species of Gujarat, India (With one text figure). J. Bomb. Nat. Hist. Soc. Vol.106 (2): 226-227.


(xi)             Radha Maharjan, Padamnabhi S. Nagar and Laxmipriya Nampoothiri 2010. Effect of Aloe barbadensis Mill. Formulation on Letrozole induced polycystic ovarian syndrome rat model. J. of Ayurved & Integrative medicine. Vol 1(4): 273-279


(xii)           Patel, B.H., Takore Sonal, Padamnabhi Shanker Nagar and M.Daniel. 2011. Fatty acid Composition of Strebulus asper Lour. Seed oil. JLST. Vol. 43. No. 2.


(xiii)         Mayur Valodkar, Padamnabhi S. Nagar, Ravirajsinh N. Jadeja, Menaka C. Taounaojam, Ranjit V. Devkar and Sonal Thakore 2011. Euphorbiaceae latex induced green synthesis of non-cytotoxic metallic nanoparticle solutions: A rational approach to antimicrobial applications. Colloids and Surfaces a: Physiochem. Eng. Aspects 384 (2011) 337-344


(xiv)         Menaka C Thounaojam, Ravirajsinh N Jadeja, Mayur Valodkar, Padamanabhi S Nagar, Ranjitsinh V Devkar, Sonal Thakore 2011. Oxidative stress induced apoptosis of human lung carcinoma (A549) cells by a novel copper nanorod formulation. Food and Chemical Toxicology. Food and Chemical Toxicology, Volume 49, Issue 11, November 2011, Pages 2990-2996


(xv)           Sunil Tiwari Sonal Thakore and Padamnabhi S. Nagar. 2011. Fatty acid Composition of Diospyros montana Roxb. var. cordifolia (Roxb.) Hiern Seed Oil. J. Lipid Science and Technology, Vol. 44. No. 1. 2011, ISSN No.: 0973-6379


(xvi)         Padamnabhi S. Nagar, Poonam Mangalorkar, Sunita Shailajan, Brijesh Notani 2012. Physiochemical and Preliminary phytochemical studies of Taverniea cuneifolia (Roth.) Arn. – A potential Substitute of Glycyrrhiza glabra L. International J. of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol 4, Issue 4, ISSN No.:  0975-1491


(xvii)       Padamnabhi S. Nagar, P.S. Mangalorkar, B.R. Patel 2013. Anatomy and Pharmacognosy of Taverniera cuneifolia (Roth) Arn. Root, A possible Substitute of Glycyrrhiza glabra L. International J. of Pharma and Biosciences. Vol 4(1): 221-226, 2013, ISSN No.: 0975-6299


(xviii)     G.D. Bhatt, P.S. Nagar, D.M. Tadvi, S.P.S. Kushwaha, S.Nandy and K. Bargali. 2012. Ethno-Botanical Practices Associated with the Tribal People: A Case Study From Dangs District, South Gujarat. OAKS. Issue 8, Novemeber 2012. ISSN: 0975-5918.


(xix)         Padamnabhi S. Nagar, Gagandeep K Bhambra, M. Daniel 2012. Pharmacognostic studies on Tephrosia jamnagarensis Sant. – An endemic species of India. Phcog. J., Vol4, Issue 32, 1-5, 2012, ISSN No.: 0975-3575


(xx)           Puran Singh Rathore, Poonam Mangalorkar, Padamnabhi S. Nagar, M. Daniel and Sonal Thakore. 2013. Novel Nanoparticle-Assisted Room-Temperature Synthesis of Methyl Esters from Aloe vera Seed oil. Energy Fuels, 2013, 27, 2776-2782.


(xxi)         G.D. Batt, S.P.S. Khushwaha, S. Nandy, Kiran BArgali, D. Tadvi, P.S. Nagar and M. Daniel 2013. Plant Richness modeling in South Gujarat using Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System. Indian Forestor, 139 (9): 757-768.


(xxii)       Nikunl K Patel,Padamnabhi S Nagar and Shailesh Shah. 2013. Identification of Non-edible Seeds as Potential Feedstock for the production and Application of Bio-diesel. Energy and Power 2013, 3(4): 67-78.


(xxiii)     M.R. Bhatt and P.S. Nagar 2013. Evaluation of physicochemical propert and fatty acid composition of Opuntia elatior seed oil. JPACD (2013) 15: 13-19.


(xxiv)     Padamnabhi S. Nagar, Mital Bhatt & Karan Rana 2013. Cleome brachycarpa (Forssk.) Vahl ex DC. (Cleomaceae) – A new record for the flora of Saurashtra. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. Vol 37 No. 4, 741-743


(xxv)       Poonam S. Mangalorkar, Karan G. Rana, Rahul D. Parikh and Padamnabhi S. Nagar. 2014. The effect of Different Chemial reatments and Salt Stress on the Germination potential of Taverniera cuneifolia (Roth) Ali seeds. J.Chem. Bio. Phy. Sci. Sec. No, 2013-Jan,014: 2014: Vol 4, No.1: 369-374.


(xxvi)     Padamnabhi Nagar & Susy Alber 2014. An unusual multicarpellary condition in Crotolaria verrucosa L. (Fabaceae) from Gujarat (India). Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography. Vol 68. No. 2, 187-190.






(xxvii)   Dipak S. Tadvi, Nikunj K. Jambu and P.S. Nagar (2009) Amla Facts and Figures. Amla –An indigenous Tree with Enormous Potentialities. Edited by Daniel M. and Arun Arya, Department of Botany, The M. S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, Sponsored by National Medicinal Plant Board (NMPB), Chapter 6.


(xxviii) Ripple Macwan, Pranav Kothi, Punita Parikh and P.S. Nagar. Flora of Mahableshwar and adjoining Maharashtra. Int. J. of Bioscience Reporter. Vol 8 (1Suppl.) 29-33, 2010, ISSN No.: 2277 9493


(xxix)     Rahul Bhole, Karan G. Rana, Dipak S. Tadvi and P.S. Nagar 2012. Jungle Journal: Digital Documentation of Plant Diversity of University Campus. Regional Science Congress on Science for Shaping the future of India September 15th – 16th, 2012.




Nagar, P. S. 2005. Floristic Diversity of Barda Hills and its surroundings. Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur. p.325.


Singh, H.S., Nagar, P.S. et. al. 2005, Biodiversity of Barda Wildlife Sanctuary, GEER Foundation, Gandhinagar.


Nagar, P. S. 2008. Medicinal Plant of Saurashtra Region, Gujarat, India. Bishen Singh Mahendrapal Singh Publishing Pvt. Ltd., Dehradun. p.238.


Daniel, M. & P. S. Nagar. 2010. A Sojourn to the Herbal Treasures of MSU (Botanical Gardens, Arboretum & Dhanvantari). Published by The M. S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat, India.


Kushwaha, S.P.S. Nandy Subrato, Bhatt D.G., Daniel M., P.S. Nagar, Tadvi Dipak, Nikunj Jambu 2011. Biodiversity Characterisation at Landscape level in North-West India and Laksdweep Islans using Satellite Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System. Bishen Singh Mahendrapal Singh Publishing Pvt. Ltd., Dehradun. 2011. ISBN: 9788121107747