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Che Nurul Aini Binti Che Amri

Academic Qualification

  • Ijazah Doktor Falsafah (Botani) - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Biology - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Che Nurul Aini Binti Che Amri (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Expert Profile

Che Nurul Aini Binti Che Amri obtained her BSc (Hon), MSc and PhD degrees from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi in botany. Upon completion of his PhD he returned to IIUM Kuantan in November 2015 and took up a lecturer's position at the Department of Plant Science, Kulliyyah of Science.

Area of Specialisation

  • Natural Science ~ Biological Sciences ~ Botany ~ Other Botany n.e.c. - Ijazah Doktor Falsafah (Botani)

Teaching Responsibilities

ETHNOBOTANY 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017
HERBS AND NATURAL SUPPLEMENTS 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
INTERNSHIP 2020/2021 2019/2020
PLANT ANATOMY 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
PLANT ECOLOGY 2018/2019 2016/2017
PROJECT SEMINAR 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019

Research Projects

2016 - 2018 Comparative palynology of selected species in Sterculiaceae
2019 - Present Understanding root acclimation of rice to drought stress through cytogenetic analysis and its interactions with root development and architecture.
2019 - Present Taxonomic study of Durio zibethinus in Jelebu N.Sembilan
2019 - Present Systematic characterization, cytogenetic and ethnobotanical analyses of Acanthaceae in Peninsular Malaysia
2018 - Present Biofortification of Roots of Ficus Carica with Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria Under Flooding Stress Environment.



2022 Anatomical and physical properties of three lesser-known timber species from Malaysia. BioResources, 17 (1) pp. 1090-1105
2021 A review on medicinal uses of genus Durio. Medicinal Plants, 13 (3) pp. 388-395
2021 Early development of fig (Ficus carica L.) root and shoot using different propagation medium and cutting types. Tropical Life Sciences Research, 32 (1) pp. 81-88
2021 Effectivenes of organic and inorganic fertilizer in enhancing growth of ipomoea aquatica (water spinach) in two different types of soil. Tropical Agrobiodiversity (TRAB), 2 (1) pp. 29-34
2021 Fruit morphology of Durio zibethinus L. in Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. Indian Journal of Agricultural Research, () pp.
2021 Leaf anatomy and micromorphology of potential medicinal weed ruellia repens L. (Acanthaceae) from Tasik Chini, Pahang. Malaysian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1 (Special Issue) pp. 131-142
2021 Leaf anatomy and micromorphology of selected Euphorbiaceae species in Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia. Engineering Heritage Journal (GWK), 5 (1) pp. 34-36
2021 Morphological structures of rhizophora apiculata blume. and rhizophora mucronata lam.. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 5 (1) pp. 1-4
2021 Propagation methods, agronomic practices and fruit production of Durio zibethinus L. in Malaysia : A review. Malayan Nature Journal, 73 (1) pp. 85-98
2021 Taxonomic implications of pollen of some species of the genus Pterospermum Schreb. (Malvaceae s.l. subfam. Dombeyoideae). Acta Botanica Brasilica, 35 (4) pp.
2020 A preliminary checklist of Ficus l. species in Kuantan, Pahang. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 4 (2) pp. 37-39
2020 A preliminary checklist of mangrove plants and associate species in Sungai Kong Kong, Selat Medana, Johor, Malaysia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences (JBES), 16 (3) pp. 44-47
2020 Early growth response and nutrients quality of fig (Ficus carica l.) planted on bris soil effected by chicken manure amendments. Journal Clean WAS, 4 (2) pp. 46-50
2020 Ethnobotany and traditional knowledge of Acanthaceae in Peninsular Malaysia : A review. Pharmacognosy Journal, 12 (6) pp. 1482-1488
2020 Foliar trichomes of selected Melastoma L. taxa of Peninsular Malaysia. Malayan Nature Journal, 72 (3) pp. 331-339
2020 Influence of planting mediums on growth of Ficus Carica. International Journal of Biosciences, 17 (1) pp. 245-250
2020 Nutritional value of selected edible Ficus fruit in Kuantan. Journal of Tropical Life Science, 10 (1) pp. 11-14
2020 Quantifying spatial variability of soil and leaf nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium of basal stem rot infected oil palms using geospatial information system. Journal of Oil Palm Research, 32 (3) pp. 427-438
2020 Systematic significance of the Foliar Trichomes in selected Melastoma L. Species from Fraser Hill, Pahang. Matrix Science Pharma, 4 (1) pp. 9-12
2020 Taxonomic importance of anticlinal walls and stomata patterning in some Melastoma l. Species from Fraser Hill. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 4 (1) pp. 24-26
2020 The variation of cystoliths and its taxonomic significance in acanthaceae of peninsular Malaysia. Malaysian Applied Biology Journal, 49 (5) pp. 25-31
2020 Trichome morphology of Durio zibethinus L. Malaysian Journal of Microscopy, 16 (1) pp. 196-204
2020 Yield performance of Ficus carica as affected by different rate of chicken manure. Indian Journal of Agricultural Research, 54 (6) pp. 807-810
2019 Effects of different chicken manure rates of on early growth of fig (Ficus Carica). Environmental Contaminants Reviews (ECR), 2 (1) pp. 19-22
2019 Figs (Ficus Carica L.): cultivation method and production based in Malaysia. Engineering Heritage Journal, 3 (2) pp. 6-8
2019 Leaf anatomy and micromorphology of selected plant species in coastal area of Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia. Science Heritage Journal, 3 (2) pp. 22-25
2019 Pollen morphology and harmomegathic characters of byttneria löfl. species (Sterculiaceae S. S: Subfam. Byttnerioideae). Malaysian Applied Biology, 48 (3) pp. 19-26
2019 Taxonomic significance of petal and sepal micromorphological characteristics in some justicia nees (Acanthaceae) species in Peninsular Malaysia. Tropical Life Sciences Research, 30 (2) pp. 51-69
2018 Comparative leaf anatomy of selected medicinal plants in Acanthaceae. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 2) pp. 17-24
2018 Diversity and distribution of fern species in selected trail in Kuantan Pahang. Science Heritage Journal/Galeri Warisan Sains, 2 (1) pp. 4-9
2018 Trichome morphology in staurogyne wall. (Acanthaceae) from peninsular Malaysia. Malayan Nature Journal, 70 (2) pp. 239-244
2017 Ciri morfologi diagnosis debunga Bruguiera, Ceriops, Kandelia dan Rhizophora (Rhizophoraceae)di Semenanjung Malaysia=Diagnostic Morphological Characteristics of Bruguiera, Ceriops, Kandelia and Rhizophora Pollen (Rhizophoraceae) in Peninsular Malaysia). Sains Malaysiana, 46 (12) pp. 2291-2303
2017 Morfologi trikom pada petal dan sepal spesies terpilih Acanthaceae di Semenanjung Malaysia (Trichome Morphology on Petal and Sepal of Selected Species of Acanthaceae in Peninsular Malaysia)=Trichome morphology on petal and sepal of selected species of Acanthaceae in Peninsular Malaysia. Sains Malaysiana, 46 (10) pp. 1679-1685
2017 Pollen morphology of selected species of Ruellioideae (Acanthaceae) in Peninsular Malaysia. Malayan Nature Journal, 69 () pp. 39-51
2015 Leaf anatomical characteristics of Avicennia L. and some selected taxa in Acanthaceae. Malayan Nature Journal, 67 (1) pp. 81-94
2014 Trichomes morphology in petals of some acanthaceae species. REINWARDTIA, 14 (1) pp. 79-83
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Leaf Anatomy and Micromorphology of Justicia Gendarussa (Burm F.) (Willow-leaved Justicia) from Peninsular Malaysia. In: Asian Symposium on Medicinal Plants and Spices XVII (2021),
2021 Leaf anatomy and micromorphology of potential medicinal weed (Ruellia repens L.) from Tasik Chini, Pahang. In: International eConference of Science and Biosphere Reserve (IECSBR) 2021,
2021 Leaf Anatomy of The Medicinal Plant Youngia Japonica (L.) DC. In: Asian Symposium on Medicinal Plants and Spices XVII (2021),
2020 Leaf anatomy and micromorphology of Rhinacanthus nasutus (L.) Kurz (Acanthaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia. In: International Biology Symposium 2020,
2020 Leaf Anatomy of the Medicinal Plant Citrus aurantifolia (Christm.) Swingle. In: International Conference on Malay Medical Manuscripts (ICOMMM 2020),
2019 Systematic significance of leaf epidermal characterictics in Shorea Roxb. (Dipterocarpaceae) in Malaysia. In: 28th Scientific Conference of Microscopy Society Malaysia (28th SCMSM 2019),
2018 Pollen characters of Firmiana Malayana Kostem. (Malvaceae: Sterculoideae) in Malaysia. In: The 2017 UKM FST Postgraduate Colloquium,
2017 Comparative study of root anatomical character of Ficus carica L. between different planting medium. In: International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST 2017),
2017 Potting media influence on root development of fig (Ficus curicuL.). In: 6th International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (ICAST) 2017,
2016 Comparative leaf anatomy of selected medicinal plants in Acanthaceae. In: 2nd World Congress on Islamization and Integration of Knowledge: Focus on Medical and Health Care Practices. 2016 (2WCII 2016),
2014 Taxonomic significance of leaf micromorphology in some selected taxa of Acanthaceae (Peninsular Malaysia). In: The 2014 UKM FST Postgraduate Colloquium,
2013 Petal anatomy of four Justicia (Acanthaceae) species. In: The 2013 UKM FST Postgraduate Colloquium,

2021 Debunga dan Kesignifikan Taksonomi Famili Jemuju (ACANTHACEAE). Penerbit UKM, ISBN: 978-967-2429-25-8
Book Section

2021 Adventitious rooting of fig (Ficus carica L.) stem cuttings in the Sandy Bris Soil. In: Noor Publishing, ISBN: 978-620-3-86004-7, pp. 84-91