Manuel Moreno Legorreta

microbiology, azospirillum, chlorella

For PDF files of the listed papers go to: Environmental Microbiology Website.


  • M.Sc. CICIMAR, I.P.N. La Paz, B.C.S. Mexico.

  • Marine Biol. U.A.B.C.S., La Paz, B.C.S., Mexico


    • Soil stabilitation.
    • Desert reforestation.
    • Mycorrhiza.
    • Bioencapsulates with PGPBs.
    • Soil microbiology.
    • Microbiology arid zones.
    • Bioremediation in larviculture.
    1. Gerardo A. Anguiano, Alejandro Amador, Manuel Moreno-Legorreta and Celia Vazquez-Boucard. “En Prensa” Effects of exposure to oxamyl, carbofuran, dichlorvos, and lindane in acetylcholinesterase (AchE) activity of the gills in the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas. Environmental Toxicology. (F.I. 1.0)

    2. Bacilio, M., Rodríguez, H., Moreno, M., Hernandez, J.P. and Bashan, Y. 2004. Mitigation of salt stress in wheat seedlings by gfp-tagged Azospirillum lipoferum. Biology and Fertility of Soils 40: 188-193. (F.I. 1.152)

    3. de-Bashan, L. E., Moreno, M., Hernández, J. P. and Bashan, Y. 2002. Ammonium and phosphorus removal from continuous and semi-continuous cultures by the microalgae Chlorella vulgaris coinmobilized in alginate beads with Azospirillum brasilense. Water Research 36:2941-2948. (F.I. 1.285)

    4. Bashan, Y., Li, C. Y., Moreno, M., Lebsky, V. K., and de-Bashan, L. E. 2002. Primary colonization of volcanic rocks by plants in arid Baja California, México. Plant Biology 4:392-402. (F.I. 1.215)

    5. de-Bashan, L. E., Bashan, Y., Moreno, M., Lebsky, V. K. and Bustillos, J. J. 2002. Lipid pigment content, and cell size of the microalgae Chlorella spp. Increased when coinmobilized in alginate beads with Azospirillum brasilense. Canadian Journal of Microbiology 48:514-521. (F.I. 1.105)

    6. C.A. Álvarez-González, R. Civera-Cerecedo, J.L. Ortiz-Galindo, S. Dumas, M. Moreno-Legorreta, T. Grayeb-del Álamo. 2001. Effect of dietary protein level on growth and body composition of juvenile spotted sand bass, Paralabrax maculatofasciatus, fed practical diets. Aquaculture 194 (1-2): 151-159. (F.I. 1.137)

    7. Carlos A. Álvarez-González, José L. Ortiz-Galindo, Silvie Dumas, Sergio F. Martínez-Díaz, Dora E. Hernández-Ceballos, Tanos Grayeb-del Álamo, Manuel Moreno-Legorreta, Renato Peña-Martínez and Roberto Civera-Cerecedo. 2001. Effect of Stocking Density on the Growth and Survival of Spotted Sand Bass Paralabrax maculatofasciatus Larvae in a Closed Recirculating System. Journal of the world aquaculture society 32 (1): 130-137. (F.I. 0.727)

    8. Bashan, Y., Moreno, M., and Troyo, E. 2000. Growth promotion of the oilseed halophyte Salicornia bigelovii in seawater inoculated with mangrove rhizosphere bacteria and Azospirillum . Biology and Fertility of Soils 32: 265-272. (F.I. 1.27)


  • Bashan, Y., Moreno, M., de-Bashan, L.E., Leyva, L.A. and de la Luz, J.L. 2003. Crawling Devil. A rare & mobile desert cactus. Wildflower 19(4): 38-41. USA.


  • Holguin, G., Bashan, Y., Puente, E., Carrillo, A., Bethlenfalvay, G., Rojas, A., Vazquez, P., Toledo, G., Bacilio Jimenez, M., Glick, B.R., Gonzalez de Bashan, L., Lebsky, V., Moreno, M. y Hernandez, J.P. 2003. Promoción del crecimiento en plantas por bacterias de la rizosfera (Plant growth promotion by rizosphere bacteria). Agricultura Técnica en México 29(2): 201-211. en Español, México.

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