Osamu Miura

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Osamu Miura
Kochi University
Faculty of Agriculture and Marine ScienceDepartment of Marine Resource Science Marine Biological Chemistry Course
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2015
Associate Professor, Faculty of Agriculture and Marine Science, Kochi University
Apr 2011
Mar 2015
Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Science Research Center, Kochi University
Apr 2009
Mar 2011
JSPS Postdoctral Research Fellow, Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
Apr 2009
Mar 2010
Visiting Researcher, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Aug 2007
Mar 2009
Smithsonian Marine Science Network Postdoctoral Fellow, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Jan 2007
Jul 2007
Smithsonian Marine Postdoctoral Fellow, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute


Apr 2003
Mar 2006
Faculty of Life Science, Tohoku University
Apr 2001
Mar 2003
Faculty of Life Science, Tohoku University
Apr 1997
Mar 2001
Biology, Faculty of Science, Tohoku University

Published Papers

Enigmatic incongruence between mtDNA and nDNA revealed by multi-locus phylogenomic analyses in freshwater snails.
Hirano, T., Saito, T., Tsunamoto, Y., Koseki, J., Ye, B., Do, V.T., Miura, O., Suyama, Y., Chiba, S.
Scientific reports   9 6223   2019   [Refereed]
Replacement of Ulva ohnoi in the type locality under rapid ocean warming in southwestern Japan.
Hiraoka, M., Tanaka, K., Yamasaki, T., Miura, O.
Journal of Applied Phycology   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Prevalence and species richness of trematode parasites only partially recovers after the 2011 Tohoku earthquake tsunami.
Miura, O., Kanaya, G., Nakai, S., Itoh, H., Chiba, S.
International Journal for Parasitology   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Macrozoobenthos of the Samegawa River (Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture) and the Momiya River (Hitachi, Ibaraki Prefecture) tidalflats, Japan: diversity shifts following the 2011 earthquake and impacts of ongoing restoration works
Kanaya, G., Taru, M., Yuhara, T., Unagami, T., Miura, O., Nakai, S., Itoh, H., Suzuki, T.,
Japanese Journal of Benthology   73 84-101   2019   [Refereed]
Recent lake expansion triggered the adaptive radiation of freshwater snails in the ancient Lake Biwa
Miura, O., Urabe, M., Nishimura, T., Nakai, K., Chiba, S.
Evolution Letters   3 43-54   2019   [Refereed]
Four new species of the genus Semisulcospira (Mollusca: Caenogastropoda: Semisulcospiridae) from the Plio-Pleistocene Kobiwako Group, Mie and Shiga Prefectures, central Japan
Matsuoka, K., Miura, O.
Bulletin of the Mizunami Fossil Museum   45 87-94   2019   [Refereed]
Relationship between contrasting morphotypes and the phylogeny of the marine gastropoda genus Tegula in East Asia.
Yamazaki, D., Hirano, T., Uchida, S., Miura, O., Chiba, S.
Journal of Molluscan Studies   85 24-34   2019   [Refereed]
Five new species of the genus Semisulcospira (Mollusca: Caenogastropoda: Semisulcospiridae) from the Pleistocene Katata Formation of the Kobiwako Group, Shiga Prefecture, central Japan.
Matsuoka, K., Miura, O.
Bulletin of the Mizunami Fossil Museum   44 59-67   2018   [Refereed]
Evidence of multiple introductions and genetic admixture of the Asian brush-clawed shore crab Hemigrapsus takanoi (Decapoda: Brachyura: Varunidae) along the Northern European coast.
Makino, W., Miura, O., Kaiser, F., Geffray, M., Katsube, T., Urabe, J.
Biological Invasions   20 825-842   2018   [Refereed]
Genetic diversification of intertidal gastropoda in an archipelago: The effects of islands, oceanic currents and ecology.
Yamazaki, D., Miura, O., Ikeda, M., Kijima, A., Tu, D.V., Sasaki, T., Chiba, S.
Marine Biology   164 184   2017   [Refereed]