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Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • The Zoological Society of Japan

  • The Society of Chromosome Research

  • The Herpetological Society of Japan

  • The Genetics Society of Japan

  • The Ornithological Society of Japan

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Biodiversity/Systematics


Papers 【 display / non-display

  • English, Unexpectedly high genetic diversity of mtDNA control region through severe bottleneck in vulnerable albatross Phoebastria albatrus , Conservation Genetics, vol.11 (1) (p.127 - 137) , 2010.01, Masaki Kuro-o, Hiromichi Yonekawa, Shigeru Saito, Masaki Eda, Hiroyoshi Higuchi, Hiroko Koike, and Hiroshi Hasegawa

    Research paper (scientific journal), Joint Work

  • English, Exploring patterns and extent of bias in estimating divergence time from mitochondrial DNA sequence data in a particular lineage: A case study of salamanders (Order Caudata)., Molecular Biology and Evolution, vol.28 (9) (p.2521 - 2535) , 2011.09, Yuchi Zheng, Rui Peng, Masaki Kuro-o, Xiaomao Zeng

    Research paper (scientific journal), Joint Work

  • English, Review of the systematics, morphology and distribution of Asian Clawed Salamanders, genus Onychodactylus (Amphibia, Caudata: Hynobiidae), with the description of four new species. , Zootaxa, vol.3465 (p.1 - 106) , 2012.09, Nikolay A. Poyarkov Jr., Jing Che, Mi-Sook Min, Masaki Kuro-o, Fang Yan, Cheng Li, Koji Iizuka, David R. Vieites

    Research paper (scientific journal), Joint Work

  • English, Matrilineal genealogy of Hynobius (Caudata: Hynobiidae) and a temporal perspective on varying levels of diversity among lineages of salamanders on the Japanese Islands. , Asian Herpetological Research, vol.3 (4) (p.288 - 302) , 2012.12, Yuchi Zheng, Rui Peng, Robert W. Murphy, Masaki Kuro-o, Lujun Hu, Xiaomao Zeng

    Research paper (scientific journal), Joint Work

  • English, Inferring the ancient population structure of the vulnerable albatross Phoebastria albatrus, combining ancient DNA, stable isotope, and morphometric analyses of archaeological samples. , Conservation Genetics, vol.13 (1) (p.143 - 151) , 2012.02, Masaki Eda, Hiroko Koike, Masaki Kuro-o, Shozo Mihara, Hiroshi Hasegawa, and Hiroyoshi Higuchi

    Research paper (scientific journal), Joint Work

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • English, Banding karyotypes and phylogenetic relationships of Hynobiidae from Japan and Korea. In Advances in Life Sciences. Cytogenetics of Amphibians and Reptiles, Birkhäuser Verlag, 1990, Sei-ichi Kohno, Chikako Ikebe, Masaki Kuro-o

    Scholarly Book, Joint Work

  • English, Cytogenetics and evolution of hynobiid salamanders. In Amphibian Cytogenetics and Evolution, Academic Press, 1991, Sei-ichi Kohno, Masaki Kuro-o, Chikako Ikebe

    Scholarly Book, Joint Work