Fatoba P. O.

Name: Fatoba Paul
Position: Senior Lecturer
Department: Plant Biology

His Publications are:


  1. Fatoba, P. O. (1996) "Effect of Substrate Extract on Spore Germination of Two Tropical African Mosses". Bioscience Research Communication, 8(3) 245 – 247.
  2. Fatoba, P. O. (1996). "Establishment Potential of Spores in Bryum coronatum and Hyophila involuta  Nigerian" Journal of Pure and AppliedScience. 11: 425 – 431.
  3. Fatoba P. O. (1997).  "Nutrient Status of the Stemflow in relation to the Mineral Nutrition of Corticolous Mosses and Epiphytic Flora  in a Tropical Rain Forest of  South – Western Nigeria."   Bioscience Research Communication, 9(1): 53-58.
  4. Fatoba, P.O. (1997).   "Effects of Photoperiod on in vivo Development of gametangia and sporophyte in Bryum coronatum and Hyophila involuta". Bioscience Research Communication. 9(4): 235 -  247
  5. Fatoba, P. O. (1998).  "Reproductive Phenology of Three Selected Tropical African Mosses in South Western Nigeria".  Nigerian Journal of Botany. 11: 25-33.
  6. Fatoba, P. O. and E. A. Odu (1999).  "The Distribution of Some Tropical Mosses in Relation to Nutrient Status of Status of Substrate".  The Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Science. 14: 861  868.
  7. Fatoba, P. O. (2000).  "The Ecology of Sandcrete Material Colonizing Mosses  in Kwara State, Nigeria".  Bioscience Research Communication, 12: 255–258.
  8. Fatoba, P. O. (2000).  Spore Output of Some Tropical African Mosses. Nigerian Journal of Botany, 13: 49 – 53).
  9. Fatoba, P. O. (2001).  "Preliminary Observations on The Growth Performance of Trichostleum  papillosum and Thuidium gratum in the Tropical Rain Forest".  Nigerian Journal of Botany, 14: 1 – 6.
  10. Ajibade  L. T; Fatoba, P. O.; and Agboola A. A. (2002).  "Mosses (Barbula lambarenensis) as a bio-indicator of environmental pollution".  An experimental approach. Tropical Journal of Environmental Management 1:44-51
  11. Fatoba, P.O.; Omojasola, P.F.; Awe, S. and Ahmed Folashade, G. (2003).  "Phytochemical screening of some selected Tropical African Mosses". NISEB Journal, 3(2):49-52.
  12. Fatoba, P.O. and Oduekun Titilayo (2004).  "Assessment of metal deposition in Ilorin  metropolis using mosses as bio-indicators", Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 19:1549-1552.
  13. Ajibade, L.T.; Fatoba, P.O., Raheem, U.A. and Odunuga, B.A. (2005).  "Ethromedicinal and Primary Health care in Ilorin, Nigeria",  Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, 4(2):150-158.
  14. Fatoba, P.O.; Olorunmaiye, K.S.; Eniola, K.I.T. and Lawal, R.A. (2004). "Growth Performance of two Pleurotus species on three different agricultural wastes". Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 19:1574-1578.
  15. Olorunmaiye, K.S.; Fatoba, P.O. and Imeh-Nathaniel, A. (2004).  "Effects of Seed Coat removal on seed germination and seedling development in Afzelia africana Sm". NISEB Journal, 4(1):5-9
  16. Fatoba, P.O. and Ogunbiyi, B.O. (2006). "Chlorophyll accumulation in three species of acrocarpous mosses".  Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 21:1955-1959.
  17. Fatoba, P.O. and Udoh, Emmem G. (2008).  "Effects of Some Heavy Metals on Chlorophyll accumulation L. Barbula lambarenensis  Botanical Leaflets"; 12:776-83
  18. Olorunmaiye, K. S, Olorunmaiye, P. M. and Fatoba, P. 0.(2010). "The effects of planting orientation and seed attributes on the germination and seedling development of Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch and Dalz". Biological and Environmental Sciences Journalfor the Tropics (BEST). 7: 146-150 Published by  Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Bayero University, Kano.
  19. Fatoba, P.O.(1997).Through fall and nutrient transfer in a tropical rain forest of south-western Nigeria. Centre Point,7(1) 16-25.Published by University of Ilorin.
  20. Ande, A.T; Wahedi, J.A. and Fatoba , P.O.(2010).Biocidal effects of some tropical  Moss extracts against maize stem borers. Ethnobotanical Leaflets,14: 479-90. Published by University of Illinois.
  21. Fatoba , P.O. and Akolo Rebecca O.(2010).The effects of some cryptogamic extracts on the primary productivity of Vigna  unguiculata L.Walp.African Journal of Plant Science, 4(6) :304 -307.published by Academic Journals
  22. Fatoba , P.O.; Olorunmaiye, K.S. and Ogunlade, R.M.(2010).Effects of petroleum  products on the chlorophyll accumulation in Barbula lambarenensis. Ethnobotanical Leaflets,14 :518-28. Published by University of Illinois.
  23. Olorunmaiye,K.S.,Fatoba,P.O.,Adeyemi,OreoluwaC.andOlorunmaiye,P.M.(2011). Fruit and  seed characteristics among selected Parkia biglobosa (Jacq) G.Don population. Agriculture and Biology Journal of North America,(ABJNA) .2(2) :244 – 249. Published by ScienceHuβ
  24. Fatoba,P.O.,Olorunmaiye,K.S. and Adepoju, A.O. (2011).Effects of soap and detergent wastes on seed germination, flowering and fruiting of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) and Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) plants. Journal of   Ecology, Environment and Conservation, 17(1) :7 – 11.Published by EM  International
  25. Fatoba ,P.O.,Adepoju,A.O. and Okewole,Grace,A.(2011).Heavy metal accumulationin the fruits of Okra and Tomato irrigated with waste water. Journal  of  Industrial Pollution Control,(In press). Published by EM  International
  26. Fatoba, P.O.;Ogunkunle,C.O. and Okewole, Grace A. (2012).Mosses as biomonitors    heavy metal deposition in the atmosphere. International Journal of  Enviromental  Sciences,1(2) :56 -62.Published by Center for Rural Development, Ecology and Environmental Protection (CRDEEP) .
  27. Olorunmaiye, K. S.;Fatoba, P.O. Olorunmaiye, P.M. and Adeyemi C. Oreoluwa (2012).Seed weight and morpho- physiological parameters in mango (Mangifera  indica) seedlings.POMOLOGIA Croatia, !7 (3-4):77- 86.Published  by Agronomy Society of Croatia, Republic of Croatica.
  28. Fatoba, P.O. ;Ogunkunle,C.O.and Olawepo,G.K.(2012).Assessment of atmospheric  metal deposition in the industrial areas of Nigeria.Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies and Management, 5 (3):269- 276 .Published by Department of  Geography and Environmental Studies .Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia.
  29. Fatoba, P.O. ;Ogunkunle,C.O.and Salihu,B.Z.(2012).Toxic effects of Cadmium and lead on the growth and productivity of Arachis hypogaea L. and Glycine  max L .Journal of Asian Scientific Research, Published by Asian    Economic and Social Society.