Dr. Abdulwareth Almoneafy

Associate Professor

Major: Plant Pathology (Molecular Microbiology)


Faculty: Faculty of Agricultural Technology



Extention: 4554



  • G. Biology I
  • G. Biology II
  • Human biology
  • Plant Morphology
  • Plant Anatomy
  • Plant Taxonomy
  • Plant Physiology
  • G. Bacteriology
  • G. Mycology
  • G. Phycology
  • Plant Pathology


Rank University Country Date
Associate Professor Albaydha University Yemen 2021
Associate Professor Albaydha University Yemen 2021
Assistant Professor Albaydha University Yemen 2013


Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd Zhejiang University Plant Pathology الصين July / 2013
Masters Degree Sanaa University Plant Pathology اليمن December / 2006
Bachelors Degree Baghdad University Plant Protection العراق July / 1995


Job Title Institute Time Period
- Member of the Academic Committee for the Water and Environment Centers Establishment. Albaydha University September / 2018 - December / 2021
- Member of the Academic Committee preparing a masters program plan in the Department of Life Sciences. Albaydha University June / 2018 - November / 2021
Assigned as a reviewer in these journals; Biotechnology Reports, Heliyon, Arabian Journal of Chemistry, Plant Molecular Biology and Industrial Crops and Products. Albaydha University December / 2018 - August / Present
- Member of academic committees to review the originality of research papers submitted for promotion of many faculty members. Albaydha University December / 2014 - December / 2021
Associate Professor Albaydha University July / 2013 - July / Present
- Head of Biology sciences Department (March 2014 – December 2017). Albaydha University December / 2013 - April / 2021
Lecturer & Agricultural Engineering Sanaa University November / 1995 - August / 2008


  • Fungal & BacterialPhytopathogens
  • Plant - Microbe interaction
  • Eco-friendly plant disease management


  • Abdulwareth A A Almoneafy (2023) The role of fungi-mediated nanoparticles in plant stress alleviation First International Agricultural Technology Conference Innovative Agriculture for Food Security, September 4-7, 2023
  • Lila Al-Shwiqi,Manal Al-Hussaini, Manal Al-Jawani, Sabreen Qaderi, Zahra'a Al-Baqal, Eman Al-Taesi, Taqwa Al-Sabahi, Faten Al-Awadi & Wafa'a Al-Shaddadi (2020) An Ethnobotany and vegetation surveys of twenty plant species disseminated in Rada'a, Qarn elasad and El-khubar areas. AlBaydha University Journal, 2 (1), 100-109.
  • Almoneafy, A., Mahmoud, A., Elkelish, A., Arnao, M. B., Li, L., & Ai, S. (2020) Melatonin and Its Protective Role against Biotic Stress Impacts on Plants. Biomolecules, 10(1), p54
  • Almutilla, D., Dahish, T., Aljobany, Z., Attashi, T., Alahmady, N. a. & Qaderi, A. (2020) Effectiveness of application with some aqueous plant extracts and diluted yogurt on the seedlings growth of wheat (Triticum aestivum) cv. Masri. Civilization University Journal , 1(1): 237-254
  • Nawaz, Z., Cui, Z., Almoneafy, A. A., Ullah, R. &Shu, Q.-Y. (2018) Rhizosphere-associated Alcaligenes and Bacillus strains that induce resistance against blast and sheath blight diseases, enhance plant growth and improve mineral content in rice Journal of Applied Microbiology , 124(3): 779-796
  • Nawaz, Z., Kakar, K., Ali, E., Almoneafy, A. A., Ullah, R., Ren, X.-l. &Shu, Q.-Y. (2017) Comprehensive genomic analysis of the CNGC gene family in Brassica oleracea: novel insights into synteny, structures, and transcript profiles BMC Genomics , 18(1): 869
  • Anjum, S. I., Qiu, W., Almoneafy, A. A., Li, W., Yang, Z., Cui, Z.-Q., Li, B., Sun, G.-C. &Xie, G.-L. (2016) Controlling and Defence-related Mechanisms of Bacillus Strains against Bacterial Leaf Blight of Rice Journal of Phytopathology , 164(7-8): 534-546
  • Kaleem Ullah Kakar, Xiao Wang, Abdulwareth A. Almoneafy, Mohammad Raza Ojaghian, Bin Li, Syed Ishtiaq Anjum & Guan-lin Xie (2015) Controlling Bacterial Leaf Blight of Rice and Enhancing the Plant Growth with Endophytic and Rhizobacterial Bacillus strains Toxicological & Environmental Chemistry, 97 (6): p38
  • Duan, Y. P., Nawaz, Z., Sun, G., Almoneafy, A., Hassan, M. A., Elshakh, A., Li, B. &Xie, G.-L. (2014) A novel rhizobacterium Bk7 for biological control of brown sheath rot of rice caused by Pseudomonas fuscovaginae and its mode of action European Journal of Plant Pathology , 138(4): 819-834
  • Kakar, K., Nawaz, Z., Li, B., saand, M., Chun-lan, Y. &Xie, G.-L (2014) Tomato plant growth promotion and antibacterial related-mechanisms of four rhizobacterial Bacillus strains against Ralstonia solanacearum. Symbiosis, 63(2): 59-70
  • Nawaz, Z., Cui, Z., Almoneafy, A., Zhu, B. &Xie, G.-L. (2014) Characterizing the mode of action of Brevibacillus laterosporus B4 for control of bacterial brown strip of rice caused by A. avenae subsp. avenae RS-1. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology , 30(2): 469-478.
  • Almoneafy, A. A., Cui, Z. q., Xie, G.-L., Zhang, J., Shang, C. &Li, B. (2013) Application of acetyl salicylic acid and chemically different chitosans against storage carrot rot. Postharvest Biology and Technology, 84(0): 51-60
  • Ojaghian, M R, Xu, S F, Ibrahim, M, Xie, G-l, Yu, S, Tian, W-X & Li, B (2013) Synergistic effect of Acetyl salicylic acid and DL-Beta-aminobutyric acid on biocontrol efficacy of Bacillus strains against tomato bacterial wilt. Tropical Journal of Plant Pathology, 38(2): 102-113
  • Cui, Z., Tao, Z., Qiu, H., Liu, H., Ibrahim, M., Zhu, B., Jin, G., Sun, G., Almoneafy, A. &Li, B. (2012) Genome Sequence of the Rice Pathogen Pseudomonas fuscovaginae CB98818 Journal of Bacteriology , 194(19): 5479-5480
  • Xie, G. L., Tian, W. X., Xu, L. H., Zhang, G. Q. &Ibrahim, M. (2012) Characterization and evaluation of Bacillus isolates for their potential plant growth & biocontrol activities against Tomato bacterial wilt. The African Journal of Biotechnology, 11(28): 7193-7201
  • Yu, S., Ibrahim, M., Almonaofy, A., He, L., Hui, Q., Bo, Z., Li, B. &Xie, G.-l. (2012) Copper as an antimicrobial agent against opportunistic pathogenic and multidrug resistant Enterobacter bacteria The Journal of Microbiology , 50(4): 586-593.
  • Tang, Q., Shi, Y., Almoneafy, A., Fang, Y., Xu, L., Li, W., Li, B. &Xie, G.-L. (2012) Diversity of potential pathogenicity and biofilm formation among Burkholderia cepacia complex water, clinical, and agricultural isolates in China World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology , 28(5): 211
  • Almoneafy, A A. (2009) Effect of Wheat Cultivars Mixture and Treatment with Triadimenol Fungicide under natural infection in Dhamar area of Yemen on Infection with Yellow Rust (Puccinia striiformis Westend. f. sp. tritici Eriks). Annals of Agriculture science, Moshtohor , 47 (4)
  • (2008) تأثير خلائط اصناف القمح على الاصابة بالصدأ الاصفر الزراعة بين الاكتفاء الذاتي وطموح الامن الغذائي في اليمن,

Published Books:

  • Role of fungi-mediated nanoparticles in mitigation of biotic and abiotic stresses in plants (2022) Fungal Cell Factories for Sustainable Nanomaterials Production and Agricultural Applications Elsevier
  • Economic and Eco-friendly Alternatives for the Efficient and Safe Management of Wheat Diseases (2022) Cereal Diseases: Nanobiotechnological Approaches for Diagnosis and Management Springer
  • (2021) Role of Microorganisms in Managing Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition in Sustainable Agriculture. In Plant Growth-Promoting Microbes for Sustainable Biotic and Abiotic Stress Management Springer
  • (2021) The Auspicious Role of Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria in the Sustainable Management of Plant Diseases. In Plant Growth-Promoting Microbes for Sustainable Biotic and Abiotic Stress Management, Springer


Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
الزراعة بين الاكتفاء الذاتي وطموح الامن الغذائي في اليمن Paper/Poster كلية ناصر للعلوم الزراعية - جامعة عدن March / 2008


Title Location Date
Prize of president of republic for promotion scientific research, second session 2009. Yemen 2009

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