Date:August 18, 2012

Prof. Wasiu A. Muse

Wasiu A. Muse, PhD
wmuse2002@yahoo.com, wmuse@oauife.edu.ng

B.Sc. Biology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 1979

M.Sc. Zoology (Entomology), Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 1984

Ph.D Zoology (Entomology), Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife of Ibadan, 1991
My postgraduate training was on the study of proteolytic enzymes in the midgut of the blowfly, Chrysomya chloropyga and the study of the morphology and nature accessory reproductive glands of the grasshopper, Zonocerus variegatus
Research Interest
Reproductive physiology, biology and behavior of insects. Insect control using plant products. Insect Mating System.
Recent publications

      Ajileye, A.Y. and Muse, W.A. (2007). Biological effect of some plant extracts on the reproductive development of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti L. Ife J. Sci. 8(1): 23-27.
      Muse W.A. (2007). Morphometric study of a field-population of Zonocerus vaiegatus L. (Orthoptera: Pyrgomorphidae) Nig. J. Entom. 24:17-26.

      Kehinde, T.O and Muse. W.A. (2008). Feeding preference of Chrysomya chloropyga (Wied.) and Musca domestica (L.) on some animal faecal samples. J. Entom 3(1): 38-44.

      Kehinde, T. O. and Muse, W. A. (2008). Development of Chrysomya chloropyga (Wied.) and Musca domestica (Linn.) (Diptera : Muscoidea) on some animal faecal samples. Ife J. Sc. 10 (1) 85-90.

      Bamidele, A. O and Muse, W. A. (2012). A morphometric study of the variegated grasshopper, Zonocerus variegatus (Linn.) (Orthoptera:Pyrgomorphidae) from parts of southern Nigeria. Ife J. Sci.14(1). 61-73.

Contact: Wasiu A. Muse, PhD
Department of Zoology
Obafemi Awolowo University
Ile-Ife 220005, Osun State, Nigeria
E-mail: wmuse@oauife.edu.ng, wmuse2002@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: +234(0)803 3902494