Select Publications

Peer-reviewed journal articles

PONNUCHAMY R., BONHOMME V., PRASAD S., DAS L., PATEL P., GAUCHEREL C., PRAGASAM A. and ANUPAMA K., 2014. Honey Pollen: Using Melissopalynology to Understand Foraging Preferences of Bees in Tropical South India, PLoS ONE, 9 (7) : e101618, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101618. [Publisher link]
PONNUCHAMY R., PRAGASAM A., ARAVAJY S. and ANUPAMA K., 2014. Less-known Flowering Plants in the Neighbourhood of Puducherry South-eastern India, The Indian Forester, 140 (2) : 184-191. [Publisher link]
PONNUCHAMY R., PRAGASAM A., ARAVAJY S., PATEL P., DAS L. and ANUPAMA K., 2013. A floristic study on herbs and climbing plants at Puducherry, South India: An approach to biodiversity conservation and regeneration through eco-restoration, CheckList, 9 (3) : 555-600. [Publisher link]
KOTTAIMUTHU R., KALIDASS C. and PONNUCHAMY R., 2013. Desmidorches Pauciflora (Wight) Decne. (Asclepiadaceae): a new record for Eastern Ghats, India, Indian Journal of Forestry, 36 (2) : 259-260.
ANUPAMA K., PRASAD S., PONNUCHAMY R. and STEPHEN A., 2010. Facets of applied palynology at the French Institute of Pondicherry over the last fifty years, Journal of Palynology, 46 ('Vistas of Palynological Science', Prof. M.S. Swaminathan Festschrift volume) : 343-363.

Conference papers (published)

PONNUCHAMY R., ANUPAMA K., RAMMOHAN H. and ARAVAJY S., 2008. Indices based study of herbaceous vegetation in a South Indian tank bed at the foothills of Alagar Malai, Tamil Nadu, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Conservation of the Eastern Ghats, December 28-29, 2007. Organized by ENVIS Centre, Hyderabad, p. 198-204.

Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

PONNUCHAMY R., 2013. Melissopalynological and floristic studies to understand feeding prefernces of two native honeybees in a resotred landscape near Puducherry, South India [Thesis], Department of Botany, Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Post Graduate Studies & Department of Ecology, French Institute of Pondicherry, Pondicherry, 152 p., Advisor: A. Pragasam and Co-advisor K. Anupama,.


ANUPAMA K., PRASAD S. and PONNUCHAMY R., 2007. Reconstruction of Palaeomonsoonal changes using sedimentary records from man made tanks in Southern India - Palynological & Ecological aspects, Interim Report, ISRO- GBP, September 2007 .