List of research papers (past)

Below is a list of peer-reviewed English research articles.

  • 2016

Ando, H., Sasaki, T., Horikoshi, K., Suzuki, H., Chiba, H., Yamasaki, M., Isagi, Y. (2016). Wide-ranging movement and foraging strategy of the critically endangered Red-headed Wood Pigeon (Columba janthina nitens): findings from a remote uninhabited island. Pacific Science, 71, 161-170. link to online publication

Ando, H., Suzuki, S., Horikoshi, K., Suzuki, H., Umehara, S., Yamasaki, M., Hanya, G., Inoue-Murayama, M., Isagi, Y. (2016). Seasonal and inter-island variation in the foraging strategy of the critically endangered Red-headed Wood Pigeon Columba janthina nitens in disturbed island habitats derived from high-throughput sequencing. IBIS, 158, 291-304. DOI: 10.1111/ibi.12345 link to online publication

Baba, S., Chan, H.T., Kezuka, M., Inoue, T., Chan, E.W.C. (2016) Artocarpus altilis and Pandanus tectorius: Two important fruits of Oceania with medicinal values. Journal of Food and Agriculture, 28(8), 531-539.

Baba, S., Chan, H.T., Oshiro, N., Maxwell, G. S., Inoue, T., Chan, E. W. C. (2016) Botany, uses, chemistry and bioactivities of mangrove plants IV: Avicennia marina. ISME/GLOMIS, 14, 5-10.

Fukasawa, K., Mishima, Y., Yoshioka, A., Kumada, N., Totsu, K., Osawa, T. (2016). Mammal assemblages recorded by camera traps inside and outside the evacuation zone of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident. Ecological Research, 31(4), 493. DOI: 10.1007/s11284-016-1366-7 link to online publication

Fukuda, T., Iino, Y., Eitsuka, T., Onuma, M., Katayama, M., Murata, K., Murayama, M., Hara, K., Isogai, E., Kiyono, T (2016). Cellular conservation of endangered midget buffalo (Lowland Anoa, Bubalus quarlesi) by establishment of primary cultured cell, and its immortalization with expression of cell cycle regulators. Cytotechnology, 68 (5), 1937-1947.

Fukumori, K., Yoshizaki, E., Takamura, N. and Kadoya, T. (2016). Detritivore diversity promotes a relative contribution rate of detritus to the diet of predators in ponds. Ecosphere, 7(3), e01211. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.1211 link to online publication

Hamao, S., Sugita, N. and Nishiumi, I. (2016). Geographic variation in bird songs: examination of the effects of sympatric related species on the acoustic structure of songs. Acta Ethologica, 19, 81-90. DOI:10.1007/s10211-015-0228-6 link to online publication

Hirose, Y., Fujisawa, T., Ohtsubo, Y., Katayama, M., Misawa, N., Wakazuki, S., Shimura, Y., Nakamura, Y., Kawachi, M., Yoshikawa, H., Eki, T., Kanesaki, Y. (2016). Complete genome sequence of cyanobacterium Fischerella sp. NIES-3754, providing thermoresistant optogenetic tools. Journal of Biotechnology, 220(20), 45-46.

Ishiguro, S., Yamano, H. and Oguma, H. (2016). Evaluation of DSMs generated from multi-temporal aerial photographs using emerging Structure from Motion – Multi-View Stereo technology. Geomorphology, 268, 64-71. DOI:10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.05.029 link to online publication

Kasai, A., Hayashi, T. I., Ohnishi, H., Suzuki, K., Hayasaka, D. and Goka, K. (2016). Fipronil application on rice paddy fields reduces densities of common skimmer and scarlet skimmer. Scientific Reports, 6, 23055. DOI: 10.1038/srep23055 link to online publication

Kayanne, H., Aoki, K., Suzuki, T., Hongo, C., Yamano, H., Ide, Y., Iwatsuka, Y., Takahashi, K., Katayama, H., Sekimoto, T. and Isobe, M. (2016). Eco-geomorphic processes that maintain a small coral reef island: Ballast Island in the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Geomorphology, 271, 84-93. DOI:10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.07.021 link to online publication

Kitanishi, S., Hayakawa, A., Takamura, K., Nakajima, J., Kawaguchi, Y., Onikura, N., Mukai, T. (2016). Phylogeography of Opsariichthys platypus in Japan based on mitochondrial DNA sequences. Ichthyological Research, 63, 506-518. DOI:10.1007/s10228-016-0522-y link to online publication

Kondo, N. I., Ueno, R., Ohbayashi, K., Golygina, V. V., Takamura, K. (2016). DNA barcoding supports reclassification of Japanese Chironomus species (Diptera: Chironomidae). Entomological Science, 19, 337-350. DOI:10.1111/ens.12212 link to online publication

Kubo, T., Shoji, Y. (2016). Demand for bear viewing hikes: implications for balancing visitor satisfaction with safety in protected areas. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 16, 44-49. DOI:10.1016/j.jort.2016.09.004 link to online publication

Kumagai, N.H., Yamano, H., Fujii, M., Yamanaka, Y. (2016). Habitat-forming seaweeds in Japan (fucoids and temperate kelps). Ecological Research (Data Paper), 31, 759–759. DOI:10.1007/s11284-016-1404-5 link to online publication

Maeda, T., Sakamoto, Y. (2016). Field application of menthol for Japanese honey bees, Apis cerana japonica (Hymenoptera: Apidae), to control tracheal mites, Acarapis woodi (Acari: Tarsonemidae). Experimental and Applied Acarology, 70, 299-308. DOI:10.1007/s10493-016-0072-z link to online publication

Maeda, T., Sakamoto, Y. (2016). Tracheal mites, Acarapis woodi, greatly increase overwinter mortality in colonies of the Japanese honeybee, Apis cerana japonica. Apidologie, 47, 762-770. DOI:10.1007/s13592-016-0434-x link to online publication

Matsuzaki, S.S., Kumagai, N.H. and Hayashi T.I. (2016). Need for Systematic Statistical Tools for Decision-Making in Radioactively Contaminated Areas. Environ. Sci. Technol., 50, 1075-1076. DOI:10.1021/acs.est.5b06194 link to online publication

Matsuzaki, S.S., Sasaki, T. and Akasaka, M. (2016). Invasion of exotic piscivores causes losses of functional diversity and functionally unique species in Japanese lakes. Freshwater Biology, 61, 1128-1142. DOI:10.1111/fwb.12774 link to online publication

Mitsuguchi, T., Hirota, M., Paleo Labo AMS Dating Group, Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, T. and Yamano, H. (2016). Post-bomb coral Δ14C record from Iki Island, Japan: possible evidence of oceanographic conditions on the northern East China Sea shelf. Geo-Marine Letters, 36, 371-377. DOI:10.1007/s00367-016-0456-4 link to online publication

Nagatoshi, Y., Mitsuda, N., Hayashi, M., Inoue, S., Okuma, E., Kubo, A., Murata, Y., Seo, M., Saji, H., Kinoshita, T. and Ohme-Takagi, M. (2016). GOLDEN 2-LIKE transcription factors for chloroplast development affect ozone tolerance through the regulation of stomatal movement. PNAS, 113, 4218-4223. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1513093113 link to press release link to online publication

Nakajima, Y., Fukuda, H., Onuma, M., Murata, K., Ueda, M., Sugai, E., Shiraishi, T., Tajima, A. (2016). Migratory ability of gonadal germ cells (GGCs) isolated from Ciconia boyciana and Geronticus eremita embryos into the gonad of developing chicken embryos. The Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 78 (6), 1055-1058.

Nakamura, M., Higa, Y., Kumagai, N. H., Okaji, K. (2016). Using long-term removal data to manage a Crown-of-Thorns Starfish population. Diversity, 8, 24. DOI:10.3390/d8040024 link to online publication

Nishijima, S., Furukawa, T., Kadoya, T. ,Ishihama, F., Kastner, T., Matsuda, H., Kaneko, N. (2016). Evaluating the impacts of wood production and trade on bird extinction risks. Ecological Indicators, 71, 368–376. DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.07.008 link to online publication

Nishizawa, T., Nakajima, N., Tamaoki, M., Aono, M., Kubo, A. and Saji, H. (2016). Fixed-route monitoring and a comparative study of the occurrence of herbicide-resistant oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.) along a Japanese roadside. GM Crops Food, 7(1), 20-37. DOI: 10.1080/21645698.2016.1138196

Okada, H., Niwa, S. and Hiroki, M. (2016). Nematode fauna of paddy field flooded all year round. Nematological Research, 46, 65-70.

Okano, T., Ishiniwa, H., Onuma, M., Shindo, J., Yokohata, Y., Tamaoki, M. (2016). Effects of environmental radiation on testes and spermatogenesis in wild large Japanese field mice (Apodemus speciosus) from Fukushima. Scientific Reports, 6, 23601. DOI:10.1038/srep23601 link to online publication

Sakai, M., Kita, YF., Kogi, K., Shinohara, M., Morisaka, T., Shiina, T., Inoue-Murayama, M.(2016). A wild Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin adopts a socially and genetically distant neonate. Scientific Reports, 6, 23902.

Sakamoto, Y., Mori, H., Ohnishi, H., Imai, H., Kishimoto, T., Toda, M., Kishi, S., Goka, K. (2016). Surveys of the ant faunas at ports of Tokyo Bay and the Ogasawara Islands. Applied Entomology and Zoology, 51, 661-667. DOI:10.1007/s13355-016-0444-1 link to online publication

Sasano, M., Imasato, M., Yamano, H., and Oguma, H. (2016). Development of a regional coral observation by a fluorescence imaging LIDAR installed in a towable buoy. Remote Sens., 2016, 8, 48. DOI:10.3390/rs8010048 link to online publication

Sawada, H, Tsukahara, K, Kohno, Y, Suzuki, K, Nagasawa, N, Tamaoki, M (2016). Elevated Ozone Deteriorates Grain Quality of Japonica Rice cv. Koshihikari, Even if it Does Not Cause Yield Reduction. Rice, 9, 7. DOI: 10.1186/s12284-016-0079-4 link to online publication

Sugita, N., Kawakami, K., and Nishiumi, I. (2016). Origin of Japanese white-eyes and brown-eared bulbuls on the Volcano islands. Zoological Science 33: 146–153. DOI:10.2108/zs150146 link to online publication

Takamura, N., Nakagawa, M. (2016). Photosynthesis and primary production in Lake Kasumigaura (Japan) monitored monthly since 1981. Ecological Research, 31, 287. DOI:10.1007/s11284-016-1347-x link to online publication

Tamaoki, M. (2016). Studies on radiation effects from the Fukushima nuclear accident on wild organisms and ecosystems. Global Environ. Res., 20 (1 & 2), 73-82.

Tamaoki, M., Yabe, T., Furukawa, J., Watanabe, M., Ikeda, K., Yasutani, Y., Nishizawa, T. (2016). Comparison of Potentials of Higher Plants for Phytoremediation of Radioactive Cesium from Contaminated Soil. Environmental Control in Biology, 54, 65-69. DOI:10.2525/ecb.54.65 link to online publication

Tomiyama, T., Yamada, K., Wakui, K., Tamaoki, M., Miyazaki, K. (2016). Impact of sea spider parasitism on host clams: relationships between burial patterns and parasite loads, somatic condition and survival of host. Hydrobiologia, 770, 15-26. DOI:10.1007/s10750-015-2564-y link to online publication

Usio, N., Azuma, N., Larson, ER., Abbott, CL., Olden, JD., Akanuma, H., Takamura, K., and Takamura, N. (2016). Phylogeographic insights into the invasion history and secondary spread of the signal crayfish in Japan. Ecology and Evolution, 6, 5366-5382. DOI:10.1002/ece3.2286 link to online publication

Yamaura, Y., Connor, E.F. , Royle, J.A., Itoh, K. , Sato, K., Taki, H., Mishima, Y. (2016). Estimating species-area relationships by modeling abundance and frequency subject to incomplete sampling. Ecology and Evolution, 6(14), 4836-4848.

Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, T., Tsunogai, U., Iwase, F., and Yamano, H. (2016). A 150-year variation of the Kuroshio transport inferred from coral nitrogen isotope signature. Paleoceanography, 31, 838–846. DOI:10.1002/2015PA002880 link to online publication

Yasutaka, T., Miyazu, S., Tsuji, H., Arita, K., Hayashi, S., Takahashi, A., Kawamoto, T., and Aoyama, M. (2016). Development of a copper-substituted, Prussian blue-impregnated, nonwoven cartridge filter to rapidly measure radiocesium concentration in seawater. Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology, 53, 1243-1250. DOI:10.1080/00223131.2015.1135302 link to online publication