Shima, H., & Tachi, T. (2022). A new species of Austrophasiopsis Townsend (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Nepal, with systematic notes on the genus. Zootaxa, 5190(4), 555-564. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5190.4.5

Miyokawa, R., Hanada, M., Togawa, Y., Itoh, T. Q., Kobayakawa, Y., & Kusumi, J. (2022). Symbiont specificity differs among green hydra strains. Royal Society Open Science, 9(10), [220789]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.220789

Fukuda, Y., Ito, N., and Ogawa, K. (2022) Description of Larva and Pupa of Chujochilus isensis (H. Kamiya, 1966) (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), with Ecological Characteristics during the Larval Stage Elytra, Tokyo, New Series, 12 (1): 41–46

Wu, Y., and Abe, Y. (2022) Egg maturation in an invasive gall wasp, Dryocosmus kuriphilus (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae): An experimental test of the pro-ovigenic and facultatively synovigenic hypotheses Eur. J. Entomol. 119: 227-231
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Kurihara, Y., Ogawa, K., Chiba, Y., Hayashi, Y., & Miyazaki, S. (2022). Thoracic crop formation is spatiotemporally coordinated with flight muscle histolysis during claustral colony foundation in Lasius japonicus queens. Arthropod Structure and Development, 69, [101169]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asd.2022.101169

Utama, I. V., Mandagi, I. F., Lawelle, S. A., Masengi, K. W. A., Watanabe, K., Sawada, N., Nagano, A. J., Kusumi, J., & Yamahira, K. (2022). Deeply divergent freshwater fish species within a single river system in central Sulawesi. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 173, 107519. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2022.107519

Ogawa K (2022) Chinese peacock Papilio bianor bianor Cramer, (1777) collected in Miyako-jima Island: Investigation of the origin of a stray butterfly based on DNA sequence and morphological comparison.Trans. Lepid. Soc. Jpn., (in Press)

Shima, H, Zhang, W. and Tachi, T. (2022) A systematic study of Old World Phyllomya Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Tachinidae). Zootaxa 5099(4): 401-499.

Su, Z-H., Sasaki, A., Kusumi, J., Chou, P-A., Tzeng, H-Y., Li, H-Q., & Yu, H. (2022). Pollinator sharing, copollination, and speciation by host shifting among six closely related dioecious fig species. Communications biology, 5(1), 284. https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-022-03223-0

Yamahira, K., Mokodongan, D. F., Konishi, M., Mandagi, I. F., Masengi, K. W. A., Lawelle, S. A., Kusumi, J., & Inomata, N. Discovery of a genetically distinct lineage in medaka species within Lake Towuti in central Sulawesi. Ichthyological Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10228-021-00856-9

Ochi T., Sakai H., Dawood, M. M., Kakizoe S., and Araya K. (2022) A revisional study of the genus Theodosia J. Thomson, 1880 from Southeast Asia (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Cetoniinae). G. ital. Entomol. 16: 451-494.


Ito, N. and Araya, K. (2021) Description of the female of Epuraea (Epuraea) superlata Kirejtshuk, 2005 (Nitidulidae, Epuraeinae), with new distributional records from Japan. Elytra, New Series, 11(2): 337-340.

Abe, Y., Ide, T., Su, C.-Y. and D.-H. Zhu (2021) Leaf galls with the same morphology induced on the same plant species by two species of Latuspina (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae), with a description of a new species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 123: 465-473.

Komagata, S. and T. Tachi: Revision of the Genus Cylindromyia Meigen (Diptera: Tachinidae) of Japan
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Matsuo, K., Ide, T., Yara, K., Matsunaga, K., Gyoutoku, N., Higashiura, Y., Yukawa, J., Abe, Y., & Moriya, S. (2021). Discovery of a native host of Torymus beneficus (Hymenoptera: Torymidae), with description of a new Dryocosmus (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology, 56(4), 451-463. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13355-021-00752-8

Fujie, S., Shimizu, S., Tone, K., Matsuo, K., and Maeto, K. (2021) Stars in subtropical Japan: a new gregarious Meteorus species (Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Euphorinae) constructs enigmatic star-shaped pendulous communal cocoons. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 86: 19-45

Ide, T., & Abe, Y. (2021). The Heterogonic Life Cycles of Oak Gall Wasps Need to Be Closed: A Lesson from Two Species of Dryophanta (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Cynipini). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 114(4), 489-500. https://doi.org/10.1093/aesa/saab009

Zhu, D. H., Su, C. Y., Yang, X. H., & Abe, Y. (2021). A Case of Intragenic Recombination Dramatically Impacting the Phage WO Genetic Diversity in Gall Wasps. Frontiers in Microbiology, 12, [694115]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2021.694115

Wu, Y., & Abe, Y. (2021). Effects of adult age and body size on egg maturation in the parasitoid Gronotoma micromorpha (Hymenoptera: Figitidae). Eur. J. Entomol., 118, Article 364-367. https://doi.org/10.14411/eje.2021.038

Ueno, H., Araya, K., Meleng, P., Kaliang, C. H., Sakai, S., Kishimoto‐Yamada, K., Kon, M, Takao ITIOKA, T., & Satake, A. (2021). Six‐year population dynamics of seven passalid species in a humid tropical rainforest in Borneo. Entomological Science https://doi.org/10.1111/ens.12490

Mandagi, I. F., Kakioka, R., Montenegro, J., Kobayashi, H., Masengi, K. W. A., Inomata, N., Nagano, A. J., Toyoda, A., Ansai, S., Matsunami, M., Kimura, R., Kitano, J., Kusumi, J., & Yamahira, K. (2021). Species divergence and repeated ancient hybridization in a Sulawesian lake system. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.13932

Aoyagi Blue, Y., Kusumi, J., & Satake, A. (2021). Copy number analyses of DNA repair genes reveal the role of poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) in tree longevity. iScience, 24(7), [102779]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.isci.2021.102779

Horoiwa, M., Mandagi, I. F., Sutra, N., Montenegro, J., Tantu, F. Y., Masengi, K. W. A., Nagano, A. J., Kusumi, J., Yasuda, N., & Yamahira, K. (2021). Mitochondrial introgression by ancient admixture between two distant lacustrine fishes in Sulawesi Island. PloS one, 16(6 June), [e0245316]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0245316

Hirata, M., Mitsuyuki, C., Moritsuka, E., Chhang, P., Tagane, S., Toyama, H., Sokh, H., Rueangruea, S., Suddee, S., Suyama, Y., Yahara, T., Teshima, K.M., Tachida, H., Kusumi, J., (2021). Evaluating the genetic diversity in two tropical leguminous trees, Dalbergia cochinchinensis and D. nigrescens, in lowland forests in Cambodia and Thailand using MIG-seq. Genes Genet. Syst. https://doi.org/10.1266/ggs.20-00026

Kon M., Johki Y., Ueno H., Araya K., Meleng P., Het Kaliang C. & Itioka T.(2021) Leptaulax species(Coleoptera, Passalidae) collected from Lambir Hills National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia, with descriptions of two new species. GIORNALE ITALIANO DI ENTOMOLOGIA, 16 (66): 169-178

Huang Y. Z., & Tachi T. (2021). A new species of Admontia Brauer & Bergenstamm from Taiwan (Diptera: Tachinidae: Exoristinae: Blondeliini). Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, 24(1), 151-157. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aspen.2020.11.011

Miyokawa R., Kanaya H. J., Itoh T. Q., Kobayakawa Y., & Kusumi J. (2021). Immature symbiotic system between horizontally transmitted green algae and brown hydra. Scientific reports, 11(1), 2921. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-82489-6

Tachi, T., Huang, Y. Z., Komagata, S., Araya, K., Dawood, M. M., Hong Pham, T., Yang, D., Zeegers, T., Tschorsnig, H. P., & Shima, H. (2021). Systematic study of the genus Compsilura Bouché in Southeast and East Asia with morphological and molecular data (Diptera, Tachinidae). Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, 24(1), 285-296. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aspen.2021.01.001


Li, Y., Omori, A., Flores, R. L., Satterfield, S., Nguyen, C., Ota, T., Tsurugaya, T., Ikuta, T., Ikeo, K., Kikuchi, M., Leong, J. C. K., Reich, A., Hao, M., Wan, W., Dong, Y., Ren, Y., Zhang, S., Zeng, T., Uesaka, M., Ogawa,K., … Irie, N. (2020). Genomic insights of body plan transitions from bilateral to pentameral symmetry in Echinoderms. Communications Biology, 3(1), [371]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-020-1091-1

Kobayashi, C., Matsuo, K., & Kawata, M. (2020). Contradictory effects of leaf rolls in a leaf-mining weevil. Scientific reports, 10(1), [12180]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-69002-1

Ueno, H., Kitagawa, K., Matsubayashi, K.W. (2020)Unexpectedly long survivorships on the seawater of multiple coastal beetles indicate the possibility of ‘floating dispersal’ for trans-oceanic migration. Entomological Science, 23, p294–296

Tachi, T., Shima, H., Taveres, W. de S. & Tarigan, M. (2020) A new species of Cossidophaga Baranov from Indonesia (Diptera: Tachinidae), a parasitoid of the carpenter moth, Polyphagozerra coffeae (Nietner) (Lepidoptera: Cossidae). Oriental insects, doi: 10.1080/00305316.2019.1697386.

Matsuo K (2020) A revision of Japanese Torymus Dalman (Hymenoptera: Torymidae). Zootaxa (Accepted on 27 February 2020)

Kanaya, H. J., Park, S., Kim, J. H., Kusumi, J., Krenenou, S., Sawatari, E., Sato, A., Lee, J., Bang, H., Kobayakawa, Y., Lim, C., & Itoh, T. Q. (2020). A sleep-like state in Hydra unravels conserved sleep mechanisms during the evolutionary development of the central nervous system. Science Advances, 6(41), [eabb9415]. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abb9415

Matsuo K (2020) Detection of Spalangia (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) attacking Stomoxys calcitrans (Diptera: Muscidae) and their potential significance in the Japanese cattle industry. Applied Entomology and Zoology 55: 83–91. 

Wu, Y., & Abe, Y. (2020). Egg Maturation and Daily Progeny Production in the Parasitoid, Gronotoma micromorpha (Hymenoptera: Figitidae: Eucoilinae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 113(5), 2546-2548. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toaa146

Gobbo, E., Lartillot, N., Hearn, J., Stone, G. N., Abe, Y., Wheat, C. W., Ide, T. & Ronquist, F. (2020) From Inquilines to Gall Inducers: Genomic Signature of a Life-Style Transition in Synergus Gall Wasps. Genome biology and evolution. 12(11): 2060-2073.

Takagi, E., Matsuo, K., Suzuki, M., Adachi, Y., & Togashi, K. (2020). Natural occurrence of oviposition and adult emergence of the seed parasitoid wasp macrodasyceras Hirsutum Kamijo (Hymenoptera, torymidae) on ilex latifolia thunberg in Japan. Taiwania, 65(4), 541-543. https://doi.org/10.6165/tai.2020.65.541

Tavares, W. D. S., Kkadan, S. K., Hendrik, A. M., Tarigan, M., Asfa, R., Yakovlev, R. V., Tachi, T., Duran, A., Wong, C. Y., & Sharma, M. (2020). Notas sobre la biología y enemigos naturales de polyphagozerra coffeae (Nietner, 1861) infestando el árboles eucalyptus pellita f. muell. (myrtaceae) en Riau, Indonesia (lepidoptera: cossidae, zeuzerinae). SHILAP Revista de lepidopterologia, 48(190), 333-349.

Kato, D., Nakamura, T., & Tachi, T. (2020). Taxonomic study of the genus epiphragma of japan (Diptera: Limoniidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 60(2), 449-461. https://doi.org/10.37520/aemnp.2020.29

Tachi, T., Komagata, S., Sobagaki, T. Mukai, H. (2020) Two species of Phasia Latreille, 1804 (Diptera: Tachinidae) parasitizing Adomerus Mulsant & Rey, 1866 (Hemiptera: Cydnidae). Makunagi/Acta Dipterologica, in press.


Tachi, T. and Huang, Y. (2019) A new species of Medinodexia Townsend (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Japan, with a discussion on phylogenetic implications of the female postabdomen in Blondeliini, Zootaxa Vol 4638, No 4, 584-594.

Kim W, Minami T, Tokuda M, Matsuo K, Harris KM, Yukawa J (2019) Detection of two new cryptic species of Kiefferia (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) by means of morphological, molecular and ecological studies. Entomological Science 22: 450–462. 

Yukawa J, Tokuda M, Uechi N, Yasuda K, Ganaha-Kikumura T, Matsuo K, Shimizu Y, Yamaguchi D (2019) Ecological divergence among morphologically and genetically related Asphondylia species (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), with new life history data for three congeners including the Alpinia fruit gall midge. Entomological Science 22: 437–449. 

Kusumi, J., Ichinose, M., & Iizuka, M. (2019). Effects of gene duplication, epistasis, recombination, and gene conversion on the fixation time of compensatory mutations. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 467, 134-141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2019.02.001

Odaka M, Matsuo K, Ogino K, Kanazawa T, Baba R, Sakata Y, Asada K, Kasa S, Takai K, Maeda K (2019) Efficacy of a novel mixture of substances derived from food and food additives for controlling Dermanyssus gallinae (Acari: Dermanyssidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology 54: 31–38. 

Sutra, N., Kusumi, J., Montenegro, J., Kobayashi, H., Fujimoto, S., Masengi, K. W. A., Nagano, A. J., Toyoda, A., Matsunami, M., Kimura, R., & Yamahira, K. (2019). Evidence for sympatric speciation in a Wallacean ancient lake. Evolution, 73(9), 1898-1915. https://doi.org/10.1111/evo.13821

Kaji, T., Song, C., Murata, K., Nonaka, S., Ogawa, K., Kondo, Y., Ohtsuka, S., & Palmer, A. R. (2019). Evolutionary transformation of mouthparts from particle-feeding to piercing carnivory in Viper copepods: Review and 3D analyses of a key innovation using advanced imaging techniques. Frontiers in Zoology, 16(1), [35]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12983-019-0308-y

Ide, T. and Abe, Y. (2019) Heterogony in Cycloneuroterus (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Cynipini) from rearing experiments and DNA barcoding. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 112: 482-489.

Moriguchi, N., Uchiyama, K., Miyagi, R., Moritsuka, E., Takahashi, A., Tamura, K., Tsumura, Y., Teshima, K. M., Tachida, H., & Kusumi, J. (2019). Inferring the demographic history of Japanese cedar, Cryptomeria japonica, using amplicon sequencing. Heredity, 123(3), 371-383. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41437-019-0198-y

Yagi, H., Xu, J., Moriguchi, N., Miyagi, R., Moritsuka, E., Sato, E., Sugai, K., Setsuko, S., Torimaru, T., Yamamoto, S. I., Takahashi, A., Tamura, K., Tachida, H., Teshima, K. M., & Kusumi, J. (2019). Population genetic analysis of two species of Distylium: D. racemosum growing in East Asian evergreen broad-leaved forests and D. lepidotum endemic to the Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands. Tree Genetics and Genomes, 15(6), [77]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11295-019-1386-x

Tachi T. and Huang, Y. (2019) Taxonomic review of the genus Compsiluroides Mesnil (Diptera: Tachinidae), with the description of a new species, Zootaxa, Vol 4608, No2, 345-356.

Shima, H. and Tachi, T. (2019) The genus Blepharella Macquart (Diptera: Tachinidae) in Japan, with notes on the Oriental species B. lateralis Macquart, Zootaxa, Vol 4615, No 1, 131-144

Araya K. (2019) A new microhabitat of Neolucanus maximus vendli (Coleoptera, Lucanidae) observed in Taiwan   KOGANE (22): 108-110.

Mishima, T., Hosoya, T., Araya, K. & Kon, M. (2019): The white rotten log: A new microhabitat of Ceracupes arrowi(Coleoptera, Passalidae) observed in Taiwan. Elytra, Tokyo, New Series, 9(1): 41-45.

Matsuo K, Ohta I, Mizutani N, Konishi K (2019) The first host record of Callitula fulvipes Kamijo, 1981 (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae). Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology 25: 1–2.

Matsuo K, Suga M, Ogura-Tsujita Y (2019) A new host record of Sphegigaster hamugurivora Ishii, 1953 (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae). Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology 25: 43–44.

Triapitsyn SV, Adachi-Hagimori T, Rugman-Jones PF, Barry A, Abe A, Matsuo K, Ohno K (2019) Egg parasitoids of the tea green leafhopper Empoasca onukii (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae) in Japan, with description of a new species of Anagrus (Hymenoptera, Mymaridae). ZooKeys 836: 93–112.