Scientist Profile

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Agustin F. Umali

Expertise: Ichthyology

Affiliation

Senior lchthyologist, National Museum

Association

    • Committee on Gear Technology, Indo-Pacific Fisheries Council, Member
    • Committee on Systematics, Indo-Pacific Fisheries Council, Member
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Member
    • American Society Ichth. & Herpetology, Member
    • Phil. Assoc. for the Advancement of Science, Founder Fellow, Managing Editor, Secretary

Employment

    • Zambales Provincial High School, Teacher, 1928 - 1929
    • Bureau of Science, Asst. Ichthyologist, 1929 - 1936
    • Fish. Dist. No.4, Naga, Camarines Sur, Dist. Fish. Officer, 1936 - 1938
    • Div. of Fisheries, Dept. of Agr. & Com, Asst. Ichthyologist, 1939 - 1942
    • Bureau of Forestry and Fishery, Aquatic Biologist, 1942 - 1943
    • Food Administration, Office of the President, Supervisor (Fisheries ), 1943 - 1944
    • School of Fisheries, Bureau of Fisheries, Superintendent, 1944 - 1945
    • Phil. Civil Affairs Unit, Inspector, 1945
    • Div. of Fish., Dept. of Agr. & Com, Fishery Technologist, 1945 - 1946
    • Phil. School of Fisheries, Superintendent, 1946 - 1948
    • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Rehabilitation Office, Manila, Ichthyologist, 1948 - 1950
    • Geology-Paleontology Division, National Museum, Actg. Chief, 1950 - 1960

Award

    • Distinguished Service Plaque, Phil. Assoc. for the Advancement of Science, 1961

Education

    • Univ. of the Philippines, B. S, 1928

Publication

    • Umali, A.F., (1932 Jl) The Japanese beam trawl used in Phil. waters
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 48/3
    • Umali, A.F., (1933 Ag) The cast net as a deepwater fishing appliance in Manila Bay
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 51/4
    • Umali, A.F., (1934 Jl) The fishery industries of Southwestern Samar
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 54/3
    • Umali, A.F., (1935 Mr) Little-known fishes from the Philippines
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 56/3
    • Umali, A.F., (1936) Deep-sea fishing in the Philippines
    • Manila, Bureau of Printing
    • Umali, A.F., (1936) Edible fishes of Manila
    • Manila, Bureau of Printing
    • Umali, A.F., (1937 Je) The fishery industries of San Miguel Bay
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 63/2
    • Roxas, H.A., Umali, F.A., (1937 Ag) Fresh-water fish farming in the Philippines
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 63/4
    • (1938) The fishery industries of Hagay Gulf
    • Phil. Journal of SClence Volume 66/3
    • Villadolid, D.V. Umali, A.F., (1940 My) Commercial fisheries of the Philippines
    • Philippine Journal of Commerce Volume 16/5
    • Umali, A.F., (1941 Mr) Strange fishes and their stories
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 74/3
    • Umali, A.F., (1947) Training fishermen for increased food production
    • Evening News, Supplement A Volume 2
    • Herre, A.W., Umali, A.F., (1948) English and local common names of Philippine fishes
    • Washington, U. S. Govt. Printing Office
    • Umali, A.F., Warfel, H.E., (1949) Reef fishing in the Philippines
    • Washington, U.S. Gov't. Printing Office
    • Umali, A.F., , (1950) Guide to the classification of fishing gear in the Philippines
    • Washington, U.S. Gov't. Printing Office
    • Umali, A.F., (1950) Key to the families of common commercial fishes in the Philippines
    • Washington, U.S. Gov't. Printing Office
    • Umali, A.F., (1952-1953) Ichthyology in the Philippines
    • Bulletin of the Fisheries Society of the Philippines Volume 3-4
    • Umali, A.F., (1954 F 15) Plants used in fishing in the Philippines
    • Journal of the Phil. Pharmaceutical Association Volume 41/2
    • Umali, A.F., (1955 O) The use of indigenous and imported materials in fishing gear construction in the Philippines
    • Indo-Pacific Fisheries Council Proceedings, 6th session, Tokyo, Japan
    • Umali, A.F., (1956 S) Principles of embryology
    • Phil. Journal of Science Volume 85/3

Trainings

    • Fisheries (Deep-sea fishing), 1938 - 1939
    • Imperial Fisheries Institute, Tokyo
    • Cooperatives, 1943, Dept. of Agriculture and Commerce
    • Supervisor's Course, 1953, Institute of Public Administration, UP
    • Personnel Management, 1954, Institute of Public Administration, UP
    • Performance Budgeting, 1954, Institute of Public Administration, UP
    • Indo-Pacific Fisheries 4th Meeting, 1952, Quezon City
    • Eighth Pacific Science Congress, 1953
    • UNESCO Marine Science Institutions in East and Southeast Asia, 1962, Manila