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Prof. Ekpo Eyo Antai

Biological Oceanography


Crawford, D. W., Hawkins, L. E, Hutchinson, S. Antai, E. E., Purdie, D. A and Lockwood, A. P. M. (1993). Red tide of Mesodiniumrubrum: Evidence for remotely imposed stress on the oyster Ostreaedulis. Toxic Phytoplankton Blooms in the Sea. 389-394

Okaeme, A. N. Obiekezie, A. I., Lehman, J., Antai, E. E. and Madu, C. T. (1986). Parasitic and bacterial infection of fishes of Kaninji Lake Area, Nigeria. Fish Biology. 32:351-354

Howard, A. G, Comber, S.D.W., Kifle, D. Antai, E. E. andPurdie, D. E (1995). Arsenic speciation and seasonal changes in nutrient availability and micro-plankton abundance in Southampton water, U.K Estuaries Coastal and Shelf Science 40: 435-450

Obiekezie, A. L Okaeme, A. N., Lehman, J., Antai, E. E. andMadu, C. T. (1985). Infection and Disease of cultured Fish in Kainji Lake Research Institute. K. L. R. I Report 24:91-94

Udo, S.M ,Antai E. E. and Onyemelukwe (1998). Survival of Vibrio cholorawin some Nigerian Traditional water storage container.J. Med Lab. Sci 7: 62 - 66

Ndubuisi, U. U. and Antai E. E. (2006) Distribution of bacteria along the surf zones of Ibeno beach, AkwaIbom State, Nigeria. Nigerian J. Of Microbiology.20:1104-1110

Udo, S. M., Antai S. P. and Antai, E. E (1998). Antibiotic resistance and virulence factor of Non -01 Vibrio cholerae isolated in Calabar, Nigeria Mary Slessor J. of Medicine. 1 (2): 23 -29

Antai, E. E., Esin, A. A and Udo, S. M. (2005).Bacterial production and dynamics in the Cross River Estuary, South East Nigeria.Afri. J. Pollution and Environ. Health: 2: 142 – 148.

Ewa-Oboho I.O Asuquo, F. E and Antai E. E. (2006). Dynamics of microbenthic organisms after a simulated crude oil spill in a tropical estuary of Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria. Trop. Environ.,Res 7:616-625.

Antai E. E. Ndia, I. U. and Asitok, A. D. (2006) Decomposition of mangrove litters and the effect on the carbon: nitrogen ratio in a tropical mangrove ecosystem Afr J. Pollution and Environ Health: 5:69-75

Antai, E. E and Asitok, A (2007). Bacterioplankton viability and production in the lower Cross River Estuary, South –East Nigeria.Int. J, Nat. Appl. Sci. 2 14-18

Ewa –Oboho, I., Petters, S. W., Essien, N. and Antai, E. E. (2007). Diversity of muddy-bottom benthos in a tropical estuarine ecosystem: Cross River Estuary, Off the Gulf of Guiena, S. eastern Nigeria. Int. J. Nat. Appl. Sci 3:9-16

Antai, E. E and Udo P. J. (2008). Some gastrointestinal microflora of types of supplemental feed.J. of Sustainable Agri Dev. 27:13-18.

Antai, E. E. Asitok, A. (2008) Effect of oxytetracycline on the intestinal flora of Oreochromisniloticus. J. Sustainable Agri. Dev. 28:50 -58.

Ewa-Oboho, I. O Antai, E. E. andAsuquo, F. E. (2008). Effect of chronic heavy metal exposure on estuarine micro-epibenthos.Trop. Environ. Res. 9:

Antai, E.E. Ewa-Oboho I and Asitok, A.D. (2012) Rates of Phytoplankton Production, Biomas and Bacterial production in the Gulf of Guinea, South East Nigeria. J. of Appl. Scs. In Environ. Sanitation 7(1) 65-74

Asikong, Bassey E, Epoke, James, Antai, E.E.and Eja E. Matthew (2012)Evaluation of biogas generation from water hyacinth and poultry droppings in Cross River State, Niger delta- Nigeria. Journal of Nigerian Environmental Society 7(2):13-24

Asikong, B.E., Ekpoke J. and Antai, E.E. (2012). Potentials of biogas generation by water hyacinth (Eichhorniacraaipes) and cassava (Manihotesculentum) peels in Cross River State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Environmental Sciences. 11(1and 2): 9-20

Asikong, B.E., Ekpoke James, AgboBassey E., Antai, E.E. and Eja Matthew E. (2013). Four potentials of biogas yield from Cow dung – Cd. European Journal of Experimental Biology. 3(3): 273-282

Asikong, B.E., Ekpoke James, AgboBassey E., Antai, E.E. and Eja Matthew E. (2013). Potentials of biogas generation from the mixture of 3 substrates; Water Hyacinth, Cassava Peels and Cow Dung – Wh Cp Cd. Chemical and Process Engineering Research. 17:1 - 11

Raphael Taken Fortu and EkpoEyoAntai (2013). The dynamics of bacterial population during growth and decomposition of phytoplankton in a tropical productive pond water ecosystem. African Journal of Microbiology Research 7(50): 5625 – 5631

Asikong. B.E. O.U. Udensi, J. Ekpoke, E.M. Eja and E.E. Antai(2014). Microbial analysis and biogas yield of water hyacinth, cow dung and poultry dropping fed anaerobic digester. British Journal of Applied Science and Technology. 4(4): 650 – 661

Joseph F. Nfongeh, James Epoke, Antai, EkpoEyo Emmanuel M. Ikpeme, Cement I. Mboto, Felix C. Akubuenyi and Mercy O Uchenwa (2015). The role of temperature and acidulant on the postharvest control of Eschericihia coli 0157:H7raw ground beef slurries. Journal of Biology and Nature 3(3): 107 – 112

Nfongeh, J.E., James Ekpoke, Ekpo E. Antai, Emmanuel M. Ikpeme, Lawrence B. Etim, Martin Akeh and Solomon E, Ekpiken (2014). The effect of Escherichia coli 0157:H7 lipopolysaccharide (LPS) from human, cattle and poultry isolates on haematological parameters of neonatal albino rats. European Journal of Experimental Biology 4(1): 538 – 542

Job, B.E.,Antai, E.E., A.P. Inyang-Etoh, G.A. Otogo and H.S. Ezekiel (2015). Proximate composition and mineral content of cultured and wild Tilapia (Oreochromisniloticus) (Pisces: Cichlidae) (Linnaeus, 1758). Pakistan Journal of Nutrition 14(4): 195 – 200

Antai, EkpoEyo George, UbongUwem and Edet Mercy (2015) Impacts of water pollution with heavy metal on the tissue of Egeriaradiata (Bivalvia: Tellinacea: Donacidae) (Landmark, 1804) obtained from Calabar River, Cross River State, Nigeria. Nature and Science 13(8): 36 – 39

Antai, E. E.;Asitok, A. D. and Paul, A. (2015). Bacterial growth efficiency, respiration and secondary production in the Cross River Estuary Nigeria and the Near Coast.International Journal of Science and Research, 4(10): 1791 – 1798.

Akpan, M. M.; George, U. U. and Antai, E. E. (2015). Studies on the physico-chemical parameters of the fresh water segment of the Lower CrossRiver system, South Eastern Nigeria. New York Science Journal, 8(7): 60 – 65.

EkpoAntai, Akaninyene Joseph, AndemBassey and FinianOkoro (2017).The influence of size and seasons on the bio-accumulation of heavy metals in tissues of Clariasgariepinus from Qua Iboe River, Southeastern Nigeria.International Journal of Zoology Studies2(1): 20-28.

Michael Mfon Michael, George, UbongUwem and Antai, EkpoEyo (2015). Studies on the physic-chemical parameters of the fresh water dsegment of the Lower CrossRiver system, South Eastern Nigeria.New York Science Journal 8(7): 60 - 65

Inyang, A. I.; Antai, E. E. and Dan, M. U. (2015). Bacterial Abundance –Chrolophylla concentration relationships in Cross River basin, Southeastern Nigeria: an evaluation of empirical bacterial abundance chlorophyll a models using multivariate analysis. Journal of Water Resources and Ocean Science, 4(6): 72 -85.

Akaninyene Joseph, EkpoAntai, AndemBassey and FinianOkoro (2017). Evaluation of the biotic accumulation factor of some heavy metals in muscles of Clariasgariepinus from Qua Iboe River, South-eastern Nigeria.International Journal of Zoology Studies2(1): 29-38.

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