MOTOKAWA Masaharu

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Name
MOTOKAWA Masaharu
URL
http://www.museum.kyoto-u.ac.jp/modules/about_staff/motokawa/index.html
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
The Kyoto University Museum
Job title
Professor

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2009
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University
 
2007
 - 
2009
Assistant Professor (Jokyou), The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University
 
1997
 - 
2007
Assistant Professor (Joshu), The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1997
Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Kyoto University
 
 
 - 
1993
Faculty of Science, Kyoto University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2008
 - 
2009
The Union of Japanese Societies for Systematic Biology  Secretary
 
2005
 - 
2010
Mammalogical Society of Japan  Council Member, Treasurer, Editorial Board, Committee for scientific names and specimens, delegate for the Union of Japanese Societies for Systematic Biology
 
2007
 - 
2010
Japan Association for Quaternary Research  Council Member
 
2008
 - 
2009
Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology  Editorial Board
 

Awards & Honors

 
2008
Young Scientist Award, Zoological Society of Japan
 
2007
Young Scientist Award, Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology
 
2003
Young Scientist Award, The Mammalogical Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
Jadab Kumar Biswas, Masaharu Motokawa
Mammal Study   44(1) 51-63   2019   [Refereed]
Son Truong Nguyen, Tatsuo Oshida, Phuong Huy Dang, Hai Tuan Bui, Masaharu Motokawa
Journal of Mammalogy (in press)   99(4) 813-825   2018   [Refereed]
Hiroaki Saito, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Teruaki Hino, Masaharu Motokawa
Mammal Study   44(1) 1-11   2019   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Yi Wu, Masashi Harada, Yuta Shintaku, Xue-Long Jiang, Yu-Chun Li
Zoological Research (in press)   39(5) 348-355   2018   [Refereed]
Dental integration and modularity in pinnipeds
Mieczyslaw Wolsan, Satoshi Suzuki, Masakazu Asahara, Masaharu Motokawa
Scientific Reports   8(4184)    2019   [Refereed]
Y Chromosome polymorphism found among house shrew populations in Myanmar
Haruka Horai, Satoshi D. Ohdachi, Masaharu Motokawa, Kyaw San Lin, Thida Oo, Khin Yu Yu Swe, Wynn Than and Kazuyuki Mekada
Naturalistae   22 39-44   2018   [Refereed]
Satoshi D. Ohdachi, Kazunori Yoshizawa, Yasushi Takada, Masaharu Motokawa, Masahiro A. Iwasa, Satoru Arai, Junji Moribe, Yasushi Uematsu, Eiichi Sakai, Takashi Tateishi, Hong-Shik Oh, Gohta Kinoshita
Mammal Study   43(4) 245-259   2018   [Refereed]
First record and phylogenetic position of Myotis indochinensis (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) from China
Xiaoyun Wang, Weijian Guo, Wenhua Yu, Gabor Csorba, Masaharu Motokawa, Fang Li, Qiuping Zhang, Changyou Zhang, Yuchun Li and Yi Wu
Mammalia   81(6) 605-609   2017   [Refereed]
How does the Japanese water shrew Chimarrogale platycephalus cross the concrete walls of check dams?
Hiroaki Saito, Hiroshi Hashimoto, Teruaki Hino, Masaharu Motokawa
Mammal Study (in press)      2018   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Haiyan Cong, Lingming Kong, Masashi Harada, Yi Wu and Yuchun Li
Mammal Study   42(1) 45-49   2017   [Refereed]
Haiyan Cong, Lingming Kong, Masaharu Motokawa, Wenquan Wang and Yuchun Li
Mitochondrial DNA, Part A   28(2) 240-241   2017   [Refereed]
Satoshi D. Ohdachi, Gohta Kinoshita, Sen-ichi Oda, Masaharu Motokawa, Takamichi Jogahara, Satoru Arai, Son Truong Nguyen, Hitoshi Suzuki, Ken Katakura, Saw Bawm, Myin Zu Min, Thida Lay Thwe, Chandika D. Gamage, Rosli Hashim, Hasmahzaiti Omar, Ibnu Maryanto, Taher Ghadirian, Marie Claudine Ranorosoa, Junji Moribe and Kimiyuki Tsuchiya
Mammal Study   41(4) 229-238   2016   [Refereed]
The nearly complete mitochondrial genome of Chinese pygmy dormouse Typhlomys cinereus (Rodentia: Platacanthomyidae)
Xinfang Lv, Haiyan Cong, Lingming Kong, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yi Wu and Yuchun Li.
Mitochondrial DNA Part B   1(1) 605-606   2016   [Refereed]
Effect of Usag-1 and Bmp7 deficiencies on murine tooth morphogenesis
Kazuyuki Saito, Katsu Takahashi, Masakazu Asahara, Honoka Kiso, Yumiko Togo, Hiroko Tsukamoto, Boyen Huang, Manabu Sugai, Akira Shimizu, Masaharu Motokawa, Harold C. Slavkin and Kazuhisa Bessho
BMC Developmental Biology   16 14   2016   [Refereed]
Bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) of the southeastern Truong Son Mountains, Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam
Nguyen Truong Son, Thomas, J. O'Shea, Jeffery A. Gore, Csorba Gabor, Vuong Tan Tu, Tatsuo Oshida, Hideki Endo and Masaharu Motokawa
Journal of Threatened Taxa   8(7) 8953-8969   2016   [Refereed]
Discovery of Titania's bat (Kerivoula titania) in Guangdong Province (China) and its echolocation calls
Feng Li, Wen-Hua Yu, Yi Wu, Bo-Cheng Chen, Qiu-Ping Zhang, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa, Ying-Yong Wang and Yuchun Li
Chinese Journal of Zoology   51(1) 14-21   2016   [Refereed]
Sihu Wang, Haiyan Cong, Lingming Kong, Masaharu Motokawa and Yuchun Li
Mitochondrial DNA Part A   27(6) 4349-4350   2016   [Refereed]
Haiyan Cong, Lingming Kong, Zexin Liu, Yi Wu, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada and Yuchun Li
Mitochondrial DNA Part A   27(1) 760-761   2016   [Refereed]
Nguyen Truong Son, Gabor Csorba, Vuong Tuan Tu, Vu Dinh Thong, Yi Wu, Masashi Harada, Tatsuo Oshida, Hideki Endo and Masaharu Motokawa
Acta Chiropterologica   17(2) 201-232   2015   [Refereed]
Son Truong Nguyen, Masaharu Motokawa, Tatsuo oshida and Hideki Endo
The Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   78(2) 187-198   2015   [Refereed]
Zoological Research in Taihoku Imperial University elucidated from the mammal specimens collected by Prof. Bunichiro Aoki
Masaharu Motokawa and Hon-Tsen Yu
Taxa   39 25-39   2015   [Refereed]
Mieczyslaw Wolsan, Satoshi Suzuki, Masakazu Asahara and Masaharu Motokawa
PLOS One   10(8) e0137100   2015   [Refereed]
Keiko Fukuoka and Masaharu Motokawa
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   55(1) 27-33   2015   [Refereed]
Nguyen Truong Son, Masaharu Motokawa, Tatsuo Oshida, Vu Dinh Thong, Gabor Csorba and Hideki Endo
Mammal Study   40(2) 79-94   2015   [Refereed]
Rediscovery of the holotype of Mus bowersii var. okinavensis Namiye, 1909 (Mammalia: Rodentia: Muridae)
Masaharu Motokawa, Sayaka Shimoinaba, Shin-ichiro Kawada and Ken Aplin
Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science Series A (Zoology)   41(2) 131-136   2015   [Refereed]
Natural history notes: Andrias japonicus (Japanese giant salamander)
Yukari Matsushita, Osamu Yamakawa, Hirokazu Onuma, Kanto Nishikawa, Masaharu Motokawa and Takashi Yato
Herpetological Reviews   46(1) 69-70   2015   [Refereed]
New record and sexual dimorphism of Harpiocephalus harpia in Guangxi and Jiangxi, China
Bocheng Chen, Wenhua Yu, Yi Wu, Feng Li, Zhongxian Xu, Qiuping Zhang, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa, Hongyuan Peng, Yingyong Wang and Yuchun Li.
Sichuan Journal of Zoology   34(2) 211-215   2015   [Refereed]
Kerivoula titania discovered in Jiangxi Province, China
Feng Li, Wen-Hua Yu, Yi Wu, Bo-Cheng Chen, Qiu-Ping Zhang, Zhong-Xian Xu, Ying-Yong Wang, Chun-Quan Chen, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa and Yuchun Li
Chinese Journal of Zoology   50(1) 1-8   2015   [Refereed]
"Island rule" as viewed from small mammals of Japan ? discussion and prospect with emphasis on the Japanese large field mouse
Masaharu Motokawa
Biological Science (Tokyo)   66(1) 4-14   2014   [Refereed]
A new record of Tylonycteris robustula in Jiangxi Province, China and its karyotype
Qiuping Zhang, Wenhua Yu, Yi Wu, Zhongxian Xu, Feng Li, Bocheng Chen, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa, Yingyong Wang and Yuchun Li
Sichuan Journal of Zoology   33(5) 746-749, 757   2014   [Refereed]
Preliminary study on population genetic structure and taxonomy of Elery's tube-nosed bat (Murina eleryi)
Zhongxian Xu, Wenhua Yu, Yi Wu, Feng Li, Bocheng Chen, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa, Yuening Gong and Yuchun Li
Acta Theriologica Sinica   34(3) 270-277   2014   [Refereed]
G?bor Csorba, Cheng-Han Chou, Manuel Ruedi, Tam?s G?rf?l, Masaharu Motokawa, Sigit Wiantoro, Vu Dinh Thong, Nguyen Truong Son, Liang-Kong Lin and Neil Furey
Journal of Mammalogy   95(4) 663-678   2014   [Refereed]
A new record of Anourosorex squamipes in Jiangxi Province with a discussion of its geographical range
Yumei Wang, Zexin Liu, Wenjie Zhang, Lingming Kong, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yi Wu and Yuchun Li.
Acta Theriologica Sinica   34(2) 200-204   2014   [Refereed]
Connection of biodiversity collection and research through the global network among museums and universities
Masaharu Motokawa
Philippine Journal of Systematic Biology   7 76-85   2014   [Refereed]
Connecting museum collections and research as scientific infrastructure
Masaharu Motokawa, Haruyoshi Gotoh, Shunsuke Yamashita, Hidetoshi Nagamasu and Terufumi Ohno
International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing   8 Supplement 84-94   2014   [Refereed]
The occurrence of bat Harpiocephalus harpia from Nanlin, Guangdong and its karyotype, echolocation calls
Quan Zhou, Zhong-Xian Xu, Wen-Hua Yu, Feng Li, Bo-Cheng Chen, Yue-Ning Gong, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa, Yuchun Li and Wu, Y.
Chinese Journal of Zoology   49(1) 41-45   2014   [Refereed]
Chujing Huang, Wenhua Yu, Zhongxian Xu, Yuanxiong Qiu, Miao Chen, Bing Qiu, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yuchun Li and Yi Wu
International Journal of Biological Sciences   10(2) 200-211   2014   [Refereed]
Nguyen Truong Son, Tam?s G?rf?l, Charles M. Francis, Masaharu Motokawa, P?ter Est?k, Hideki Endo, Vu Dinh Thong, Nguyen Xuan Dang, Tatsuo Oshida, and G?bor Csorba
Acta Chiropterologica   15(2) 473-483   2013   [Refereed]
First record of Typhlomys cinereus in Guangdong Province
Haiyan Cong, Zexin Liu, Yumei Wang, Xueguang Wang, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Quan Zhou, Yi Wu and Yuchun Li
Acta Theriologica Sinica   33(4) 389-392   2013   [Refereed]
Study on the effect of the Qinghai-Tibetan Railway on the migration of Tibetan antelope (Pantholops hodgsonii) in Hoh-Xil National Nature Reserve based on satellite tracking ? case study of coexistence of wildlife and livestock ?
Takashi Nakazawa, Chuguang Liu, Karina Manayeva, Buho Hoshino, Hiromasa Igota, Tsuyoshi Yoshida, Masami Kaneko, Koichi Kaji, Zhaowen Jiang, Mitsuhiko Asakawa, Masaharu Motokawa, Satoshi Kameyama, Noriyuki Otaishi, Ryuichi Masuda, Halik Mahamut, Xiaomin Wu and Sumiya Ganzorig
Journal of Rakuno Gakuen University (Natural Science)   37(1) 61-70   2012   [Refereed]
Shigehiko Uni, Odile Bain, Kazuo Suzuki, Takeshi Agatsuma, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa, Coralie Martin, Emilie Lefoulon, Masako Fukuda and Hiroyuki Takaoka
Parasitology International   62 14-23   2012   [Refereed]
Daisuke Koyabu, Tatsuo Oshida, Son Truong Nguyen, Can Ngoc Dang, Nghia Xuan Nguyen, Dang Xuan Nguyen, Masaharu Motokawa, Junpei Kimura, Motoki Sasaki and Hideki Endo
Mammal Study   37(4) 237-242   2012   [Refereed]
Yuta Shintaku, Mariko Kageyama and Masaharu Motokawa
Mammal Study   37(3) 113-126   2012   [Refereed]
Yi Wu, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Vu Dinh Thong, Liang-Kong Lin and Yuchun Li
Zoological Science   29(6) 396-402   2012   [Refereed]
Satoshi Suzuki, Mikiko Abe and Masaharu Motokawa
Journal of Zoology, London   288 57-65   2012   [Refereed]
Yi Wu, Yuchun Li, Liang-Kong Lin, Masashi Harada, Zhong Chen and Masaharu Motokawa
Mammal Study   37(1) 69-72   2012   [Refereed]
Masakazu Asahara, Alexey Kryukov and Masaharu Motokawa
Acta Theriologica   57 41-48   2012   [Refereed]
Satoshi Suzuki, Mikiko Abe and Masaharu Motokawa
Zoological Science   28(9) 676-688   2011   [Refereed]
New records of shrew gymnure (Neotetracus sinensis) and Chinese mole shrew (Anourosorex squamipes) from Guangdong Province
Yi Wu, Masaharu Motokawa, Yuchun Li, Yuening Gong, Yuta Shintaku and Masashi Harada
Acta Theriologica Sinica   31(3) 317-319   2011   [Refereed]
Species diversity of bat in Nanling National Nature Reserve of Guangdong province
Bai-sheng Deng, Yan-jun Zhang, Yuchun Li, Yue-ning Gong, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yuta Shintaku and Yi Wu
Guangdong Agricultural Sciences   38(7) 137-139   2011   [Refereed]
Hoshino Buho, Zhaowen Jiang, Chuguang Liu, Tsuyoshi Yoshida, Halik Mahamut, Masami Kaneko, Mitsuhiko Asakawa, Masaharu Motokawa, Koichi Kaji, Xiaomin Wu, Noriyuki Otaishi, Sumiya Ganzorig and Ryuichi Masuda
Advances in Space Research   48 43-48   2011   [Refereed]
A new record bat Murina huttoni from Guangdong, China and its morphology, karyotypes, echolocation calls
Quan Zhou, Yan-Jun Zhang, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yue-Ning Gong, Yuchun Li and Yi Wu
Chinese Journal of Zoology   46(1) 109-114   2011   [Refereed]
Yi Wu, Masaharu Motokawa, Yuchun Li, Masashi Harada, Zhong Chen and Wen-Hua Yu.
Mammal Study   35(4) 277-279   2010   [Refereed]
A new record of Myotis altarium and its karyotype in Guangdong, China
Yanjun Zhang, Baisheng Deng, Yuchun Li, Yuening Gong, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yuta Shintaku and Yi Wu
Acta Theriologica Sinica   30(4) 460-464   2010   [Refereed]
External measurements of Passeriformes (Aves) species captured in Qinghai Province of China
Mitsuhiko Asakawa, Hongfeng Zhang, Junfeng Pei, Masakazu Asahara, Wei-Jan Wen, Chuguang Liu, Halik Mahmut, Xiaomin Wu, Masaharu Motokawa and Buho Hoshino
Journal of Rakuno Gakuen University (Natural Science)   35(1) 73-75   2010   [Refereed]
Yuta Shintaku, Mariko Kageyama and Masaharu Motokawa
Journal of Mammalogy   91(5) 1168-1177   2010   [Refereed]
Liang-Kong Lin, Masaharu Motokawa and Masashi Harada
Mammal Study   35 191-200   2010   [Refereed]
Small mammals collected from Qinghai Province, China
Masaharu Motokawa, Hongfeng Zhang, Junfeng Pei, Mitsuhiko Asakawa, Masakazu Asahara, Wei-Jan Wen, Chuguang Liu, Halik Mahmut, Xiaomin Wu and Buho Hoshino
Biogeography   12 29-37   2010   [Refereed]
Yi Wu, Masashi Harada and Masaharu Motokawa
Acta Chiropterologica   11(2) 237-246   2009   [Refereed]
Collecting records of mammals in Mt Wasamata and Mt Daifugen, Nara Prefecture, Japan
Satoshi Suzuki, Masakazu Asahara, Yi Wu, Yuchun Li, Masashi Harada and Masaharu Motokawa.
Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan   64 3-11   2009   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Yi Wu and Masashi Harada
Zoological Science   26(11) 791-797   2009   [Refereed]
Karyology of eight species of bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from Hainan Island, China
Yi Wu, Masaharu Motokawa, Yuchun Li, Masashi Harada, Zhong Chen and Liang-Kong Lin
International Journal of Biological Sciences   5(6) 659-666   2009   [Refereed]
Daisuke B. Koyabu, Tatsuo Oshida, Nguyen Xuan Dang, Dang Ngoc Can, Junpei Kimura, Motoki Sasaki, Masaharu Motokawa, Nguyen Truong Son, Akiko Hayashida, Yuta Shintaku and Hideki Endo
Journal of Zoology   279(4) 372-380   2009   [Refereed]
Mariko Kageyama, Masaharu Motokawa and Tsutomu Hikida
Zoological Science   26(4) 266-276   2009   [Refereed]
A review of changing on the scientific name of the spiny rat Niviventer coninga (Swinhoe, 1864)
Masaharu Motokawa and Liang-Kong Lin
Endemic Species Research   11(1) 51-59   2009   [Refereed]
New record of the Japanese white-toothed shrew Crocidura dsinezumi from Mageshima Island in the Osumi Group of the Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan
Masaharu Motokawa and Shirow Tatsuzawa
Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan   63 43-45   2008   [Refereed]
Yuchun Li, Yi Wu, Liang-Kong Lin, Masashi Harada and Masaharu Motokawa
Mammalia   72(4) 344-346   2008   [Refereed]
Karyotypes of three shrew species (Soriculus nigrescens, Episoriculus caudatus and Episoriculus sacratus) from Nepal
Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Kazuyuki Mekada and Krishna C. Shrestha
Integrative Zoology   3(3) 180-185   2008   [Refereed]
Yuchun Li, Yi Wu, Masashi Harada, Liang-Kong Lin and Masaharu Motokawa
Zoological Science   25(6) 686-692   2008   [Refereed]
Yi Wu, Masaharu Motokawa and Masashi Harada
Zoological Science   25(4) 438-443   2008   [Refereed]
F. David Carmona, Masaharu Motokawa, Masayoshi Tokita, Kimiyuki Tsuchiya, Rafael Jim?nez and Marcelo R. S?nchez-Villagra
Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part B, Molecular and Developmental Evolution   310B(3) 259-266   2008   [Refereed]
Variation of coat color in house mice (Mus musculus) throughout Asia
Lai, Y.-C., Toshihiko Shiroishi, Kazuo Moriwaki, Masaharu Motokawa and Hon-Tsen Yu
Journal of Zoology, London   274(3) 270-276   2008   [Refereed]
Distribution and new localities of small mammals in the central part of the Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan
Masaharu Motokawa
Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan   62 3-9   2007   [Refereed]
Liang-Kong Lin, Masashi Harada, Masaharu Motokawa and Ling-Ling Lee
Mammalia   70 170-172   2006   [Refereed]
Taxonomic study of the water shrews Chimarrogale himalayica and C. platycephala
Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Kudi Apin, Shigeki Yasuma, Sou-Li Yuan and Liang-Kong Lin
Acta Theriologica   51(2) 215-223   2006   [Refereed]
Marcelo R. S?nchez-Villagra, In?s Horovitz and Masaharu Motokawa
Cladistics   22(1) 59-88   2006   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Hon-Tsen Yu and Masashi Harada
Mammal Study   30 Supplement S53-S64   2005   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa and Liang-Kong Lin
Mammal Study   30(2) 117-124   2005   [Refereed]
Geographic variation in cranial features of the Polynesian rat Rattus exulans (Peale, 1848) (Mammalia: Rodentia: Muridae)
Masaharu Motokawa, Liang-Kong Lin and Kau-Hung Lu
The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology   52(2) 653-663   2004   [Refereed]
Hitoshi Suzuki, Shumpei P. Yasuda, Mitsuru Sakaizumi, Shigeharu Wakana, Masaharu Motokawa and Kimiyuki Tsuchiya
Genes & Genetic Systems   79(3) 165-176   2004   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada and Liang-Kong Lin
Mammalian Biology   69(4) 273-276   2004   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa
Journal of Zoology, London   263(2) 147-157   2004   [Refereed]
Geographic differences in karyotypes of the mole-shrew Anourosorex squamipes (Insectivora, Soricidae)
Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Liang-Kong Lin and Yi Wu
Mammalian Biology   69(3) 197-201   2004   [Refereed]
Gastrointestinal parasitic helminths of Apodemus speciosus (Temminck) (Rodentia: Muridae) collected in Tokara Islands, Japan
Kinsei Sakata, Hidemi Arakaki, Mariko Kageyama, Masaharu Motokawa and Mitsuhiko Asakawa
The Biological Magazine Okinawa   41 1-5   2003   [Refereed]
Hideki Endo, Tsutomu Hikida, Masaharu Motokawa, Loke Ming Chou, Katsuhiro Fukuta and Brian J. Stafford
The Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   65(8) 873-879   2003   [Refereed]
Geographic variation in the Japanese white-toothed shrew Crocidura dsinezumi
Masaharu Motokawa
Acta Theriologica   48(2) 145-156   2003   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Liang-Kong Lin, Masashi Harada and Shosaku Hattori
Zoological Science   20(6) 789-795   2003   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa
Mammalian Biology   68(3) 178-180   2003   [Refereed]
Morphological comparison of Ryukyu mouse Mus caroli (Rodentia: Muridae) populations from Okinawajima and Taiwan
Masaharu Motokawa, Liang-Kong Lin and Junko Motokawa
Zoological Studies   42(2) 258-267   2003   [Refereed]
Karyological study of the house bat Pipistrellus abramus (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from Taiwan with comments on its taxonomic status
Liang-Kong Lin, Masaharu Motokawa and Masashi Harada
The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology   50(2) 507-510   2002   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa and Kishio Maeda
Mammal Study   27(2) 145-147   2002   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa and Liang-Kong Lin
Mammal Study   27(2) 113-120   2002   [Refereed]
Geographical variation of mandible size and shape in the wild pig (Sus scrofa) from Taiwan and Japan
Hideki Endo, Yoshihiro Hayashi, Kyomi Yamazaki, Masaharu Motokawa, Jai-Chyi Kurtis Pei, Liang-Kong Lin, Cheng-Han Chou and Tatsuo Oshida
Zoological Studies   41(4) 452-460   2002   [Refereed]
Karyology of ten Vespertilionid bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from Taiwan
Liang-Kong Lin, Masaharu Motokawa and Masashi Harada
Zoological Studies   41(4) 347-354   2002   [Refereed]
New record of Barbastella leucomeras (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) from Taiwan
Liang-Kong Lin, Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada and Hsi-Chi Cheng
Mammalian Biology   67(5) 315-319   2002   [Refereed]
Karyotype of Mogera insularis (Insectivora, Talpidae)
Liang-Kong Lin, Masaharu Motokawa and Masashi Harada
Mammalian Biology   67(3) 176-178   2002   [Refereed]
New records of the Polynesian rat Rattus exulans (Mammalia: Rodentia) from Taiwan and the Ryukyus
Masaharu Motokawa, Kau-Hung Lu, Masashi Harada and Liang-Kong Lin
Zoological Studies   40(4) 299-304   2001   [Refereed]
Masaharu Motokawa, Masashi Harada, Yi Wu, Liang-Kong Lin and Hotoshi Suzuki
Zoological Science   18(8) 1153-1160   2001   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Message from the Co-chair of Organizing Committee
Masaharu Motokawa
Kyoto University and University of Yangon International Symposium "Asian Multilateral Research Network for Vertebrate Species Diversity" and The 7th International Symposium on Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity, Program and Abstracts   5   2017
Message from Chairmen of the Organizing Committee
Masaharu Motokawa
The 6th International Symposium on Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity, Programme and Abstracts   VII-VII   2016
Message from Organizers
Nguyen Quang Huy, Lam Thi My Dung and Masaharu Motokawa
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Interactions of Human, Culture and Nature Explored with University Museum Collections (Nakayama, N., ed.), The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University, Kyoto.   6   2016
Specimen-based reconstruction of the human related dispersal of rats, mice and shrews in Asia
Masaharu Motokawa
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Interactions of Human, Culture and Nature Explored with University Museum Collections (Nakayama, N., ed.), The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University, Kyoto.   61-64   2016
Small mammal survey in Nishikoma Station of Shinshu University, central Honshu, Japan
Bui Tuan Hai, Hiroaki Saito and Masaharu Motokawa
Proceedings of the 2nd National Scientific Conference of Vietnam Natural Museum System:, Publishing House for Science and Technology, Hanoi.   408-416   2016
Review of “voucher” and “reference” functions in the natural history specimens
Masaharu Motokawa, Nguyen Thien Tao, Wichase Khonsue, Hoang Trung Thanh, Suchinada Malaivijitnond and Somsak Panha
Proceedings of the 2nd National Scientific Conference of Vietnam Natural Museum System:, Publishing House for Science and Technology, Hanoi.   103-108   2016
Introduction of the Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University
Masaharu Motokawa and Terufumi Ohno
Proceedings of the International Symposium on From Petrie to Hamada Egyptian Antiquities of Kyoto University, The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University, Kyoto.   8-11   2016
Message from Chairmen of the Organizing Committee
Masaharu Motokawa
The 5th International Symposium on Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity, Programme and Abstracts   VII   2015
The 4th International Symposium on Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity
Masaharu Motokawa
Kyoto University Research Activity   4(4) 15-16   2015
University museums and research-oriented museums in China
Masaharu Motokawa
Challenging University Museums; Towards Establishment of Museum Science Connecting Scientific Collection, Human, and Information (Yusuke Senoo, ed.), The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University, Kyoto   103-108   2015
Roles and function of university museum
Masaharu Motokawa
Challenging University Museums; Towards Establishment of Museum Science Connecting Scientific Collection, Human, and Information (Yusuke Senoo, ed.), The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University, Kyoto   19-30   2015
Foreword from the chairman of the organizing committee The 4th International Symposium on Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity
Masaharu Motokawa
The 4th International Symposium on Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity, Programme and Abstracts   V   2014
Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity Network Platform
Masaharu Motokawa
Kyoto University Research Activity   4(3) 20   2014
Introduction of the Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University
Masaharu Motokawa and Terufumi Ohno
Proceedings of International Symposium on Challenging Asian University Museums: Elucidating the Strategy to Promote Collection Gaining and Management and Collection Based Research, Education and Outreaching, The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University,   8-11   2014
The creative role of research outreach in leading universities
Masaharu Motokawa
Proceedings of APRU Research Symposium on University Museums 2014.   37-39   2014
The 3rd International Symposium on East Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity
Masaharu Motokawa
Kyoto University Research Activity   3(4) 14-15   2014
Status and distribution of moles (Soricomorpha, Talpidae) in Vietnam (In Vietnamese with English abstract)
Dang Ngoc Can, Nguyen Truong Son, Shin-ichiro Kawada and Masaharu Motokawa
Proceedings of 5th National Scientific Conference on Ecology and Biological Resources, Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources, Hanoi   35-38   2014
Crocidura orii
Masaharu Motokawa and Hisashi Abe
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2.      2013
Crocidura watasei
Masaharu Motokawa and Hisashi Abe
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2.      2013
Crocidura dsinezumi
Masaharu Motokawa
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2.      2013
Program and Abstract of Third International Symposium on East Asian Vertebrate Species Diversity
Masaharu Motokawa (Ed.)
The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto University, Kyoto.      2013
Wild mammal species in Le Thuy and Quang Ninh Districts, Quang Binh Province and their conservation values (In Vietnamese with English abstract)
Dang Ngoc Can, Nguyen Truong Son and Masaharu Motokawa
Proceedings of the 4th National Scientific Conference on Ecology and Biological Resources, Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources, Hanoi   484-489   2011
Impressions of the 3rd International Conference on Rodent Biology and Management (2006)
Takashi Saitoh and Masaharu Motokawa
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   46(2) 221-223   2007
Comparison of species names of Japanese mammals between "A Guide to the Mammals of Japan" and "Mammal Species of the World, Third Edition"
Masaharu Motokawa, Sayaka Shimoinaba and Satoshi Suzuki
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   46(2) 181-191   2006
Preface
Hon-Tsen Yu and Masaharu Motokawa
Mammal Study   30 Supplement: S51   2005
Introduction to the mammalian systematics
Masaharu Motokawa
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   42(1) 93-100   2002
Natural history specimens and research in university museums
Masaharu Motokawa
Seibutsu Kagaku   52 81-88   2000
Research and education of systematics at University Museums in Japan
Masaharu Motokawa
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   40(1) 61-68   2000
Specimen database and management of the mammal collection in the Zoological Department of Kyoto University
Masaharu Motokawa, Mariko Kageyama and Tsutomu Hikida
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   39(2) 277-287   1999
Bibliography of Japanese Insectivora (Mammalia)
Masaharu Motokawa, Kazuhiro Koyasu, Yasushi Yokohata and Hisashi Abe
Recent Advances in the Biology of Japanese Insectivora: Proceedings of the Symposium on the Biology of Insectivore in Japan and on the Wildlife Conservation (Yokohata, Y. and Nakamura, S., eds.). Hiba Society of Natural History, Shobara.   105-150   1999
Report of the 39th symposium (II) of the Mammalogical Society of Japan “Phylogenetic analyses for morphological data”
Motoo Tasumi and Masaharu Motokawa
Honyurui Kagaku [Mammalian Science]   35(2) 143-144   1996

Books etc

 
Handbook of The Mammals of The World. Vol. 8. Insectivores, Sloths and Colugos
Wilson, D. E., Mittermeier, R. A. (Part:Contributor, Family Talpidae (Moles, Desmans, Star-nosed moles and Shrew moles))
Lynx Edicions, Barcelona   2018   
Species Diversity of Animals in Japan
Masaharu Motokawa and Hiroshi Kajihara (Eds.) (Part:Joint Editor)
Springer Japan   2017   
Mammals of Taiwan Volume 1. Soricomorpha
Liang-Kong Lin and Masaharu Motokawa (Part:Joint Work)
Center for Tropical Ecology and Biodiversity, Tunghai University   2014   
The Wild Mammals of Japan(分担執筆)
Ohdachi, S. D., Ishibashi, Y., Iwasa, M. A., and Saitoh, T. (eds.) (Part:Contributor)
Shoukadoh   2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Species diversity of small mammals from the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and Southeast Asia [Invited]
Masaharu Motokawa
2018 Frontiers of Zoology Forum   26 Feb 2018   
Challenge of Asian vertebrate species diversity research network from Kyoto University [Invited]
Masaharu Motokawa
Kyoto University and University of Yangon International Symposium   5 Dec 2017   
Sustainable biodiversity, and sustainable biodiversity science. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQXm5Ijr2mk [Invited]
Masaharu Motokawa
TEDxKyotoUniversity   30 Oct 2016   
The creative role of research outreach in leading universities [Invited]
Masaharu Motokawa
APRU Research Symposium on University Museums 2014   21 May 2014   

Works

 
Zoological Survey in Vietnam
2006
Zoological Survey in China
2000
Zoological Survey in Taiwan
1995
Study on biodiversity of rodents in Southeast Asia
2006
Study on mammal fauna of Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and adaptation to high altitude
2007

Research Grants & Projects

 
Phylogenetic relationships and species diversity evolution in small mammals between Japan and China
Project Year: 2008 - 2010
Study on the influence of the Qinghai-Tibetan railway on wild animals
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2007 - 2010
Study on habitat fragmentation in small mammals by mountain geomorphologic barrier and conservation of small mammal species richness
Project Year: 2003 - 2004
Phylogenetic study on the multiple origin and genetic introgression in wild populations of the Japanese large field mouse
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2003 - 2004
Systematics and speciation of the East Asian small mammals
Project Year: 2001 - 2002