CHO Naritoshi

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CHO Naritoshi
Fisheries Research Agency
National Research Institute of Fisheries Science, Research Planning and Coordination Section
Job title
Chief Scientist
Doctor of Agriculture

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Post doctoral fellow, Medical University of South
Post doctoral fellow, Resenstiel School of Marine
Science University of Miami
Fellow, Science and Technology Agency, Japan


Graduate School of Tohoku University
Tokyo University of Fisheries

Published Papers

Genetic diversity in type B of Palaemon paucidens.
CHO Naritoshi
Aquatic Animals   AA2019 AA2019-11   Dec 2019   [Refereed]
A method ro separate eel leptocephalus larvae from turbid water by controlling the light environment.
CHO Naritoshi
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi   85(6) 585-590   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Molecular diet analysis ofAnguilliformes leptocephalus larvae collected in the western North Pacific.
CHO Naritoshi
PLoS One   14 e0225610   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
CHO Naritoshi
Aquatic Animals   2019 AA2019-9   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
CHO Naritoshi
Aquatic Animals   2019 AA2019-5   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Two Japanese codling Physiculus japonicus Hilgendorf, 1879 and P. maximowiczi (Herzenstein, 1896) have been suspected to be conspecific. Many Japanese literatures have described phenotypic differences between these two morphs; P. japonicus possess...
CHO Naritoshi
Aquatic Animals   2019 AA2019-7   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Recent molecular analyses revealed Palaemon paucidens De Haan, 1844 to be species complex, since three genetically distinct types (designated by types A, B and C) were detected. A mitochondrial 16S rDNA sequence of the lectotype specimen collected...
CHO Naritoshi
Aquatic Animals   2019 AA2019-1   May 2019   [Refereed]
Two individuals of “monster larvae” belonging to the genus Cerataspis (Decapoda: Penaeoidea: Aristeidae) were collected in the western North Pacific in 2016. The smaller one (carapace length 7.3 mm) was collected by daytime plankton net operation ...
Evaluation from otolith Srstable isotope ratios of possible juvenile growth areas of Japanese eelscollected from the West Mariana Ridge spawning area.
OTAKE Tsuguo, CHO Naritoshi
Fisheries Science   85 481-493   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Genetic diversity in thefreshwater shrimp Palaemon paucidens.
CHO Naritoshi
73 1-16   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Massive spawning behavior of thetriplespine deepwater cardinalfish Sphyraenops bairdianus Poey, 1861 observed on an offshore sea mount in the WestMariana Ridge.
CHO Naritoshi
Environmental Biology of Fishes   101 1701-1705   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Igarashi Y, Zhang H, Tan E, Sekino M, Yoshitake K, Kinoshita S, Mitsuyama S, Yoshinaga T, Chow S, Kurogi H, Shinoda A, Han YS, Wakiya R, Mochioka N, Yamamoto T, Kuwada H, Kaji Y, Suzuki Y, Gojobori T, Kobayashi T, Saitoh K, Watabe S, Asakawa S
Genes   9(10)    Sep 2018   [Refereed]
A DNA marker to discriminate twotypes of freshwater shrimp Palaemon paucidens and distribution of these two types in Japan.
CHO Naritoshi
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi   84 674-681   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Reproductive isolation betweensympatric Anguilla japonicaand A. marmorata.
CHO Naritoshi
Journal of Fish Biology   92 1342-1358   May 2018   [Refereed]
Location, size and age at onsetof metamorphosis in the Japanese eel Anguilla japonica.
Journal of Fish Biology   92 1342-1358   May 2018   [Refereed]
張成年, 今井正, 池田実, 槇宗市郎, 大貫貴清, 武藤文人, 野原健司, 古澤千春, 七里浩志, 渾川直子, 浦垣直子, 川村顕子, 市川竜也, 潮田健太郎, 樋口正仁, 手賀太郎, 児玉晃治, 伊藤雅浩, 市村政樹, 松崎浩二, 平澤桂, 戸倉渓太, 中畑勝見, 児玉紗希江, 箱山洋, 矢田崇, 丹羽健太郎, 長井敏, 柳本卓, 斎藤和敬, 中屋光裕, 丸山智朗
日本水産学会誌   84(4) 674‐681(J‐STAGE)   2018
友田努, 張成年, 黒木洋明, 岡崎誠, 安倍大介, 古板博文, 松成宏之, 長井敏, 横内一樹, 澤山周平, 野村和晴, 田中秀樹, 須藤竜介, 長谷川大介, 稲葉信晴
日本水産学会誌   84(1) 32‐44(J‐STAGE)   2018
Onboard rearing attempts for theJapanese eel leptocephali using POM-enriched water collected in the Western North Pacific.
CHO Naritoshi
Aquatic Living Resources   30 38   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
小藤一弥, 柴垣和弘, 柳本卓, 張成年, 猿渡敏郎, 田中彰
DNA多型   25(1) 20‐25   Jul 2017
Locus-specific EPIC-PCR primersfor four distinct calmodulin genes of the Pacific bluefin tuna Thunnus orientalis (Temminck &Schlegel, 1844).
CHO Naritoshi
International Aquatic Research   9 53-59   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Nakamura Y, Yasuike M, Mekuchi M, Iwasaki Y, Ojima N, Fujiwara A, Chow S, Saitoh K
Zoological letters   3 18   2017   [Refereed]
A giant anguilliformleptocephalus Thalassenchelys foliaceus Castle & Raju 1975 is a junior synonym of Congriscus maldivensis (Norman,1939).
CHO Naritoshi
Journal of Fish Biology   89 2203-2211   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Universal PCR primers forribosomal protein gene introns of fish.
CHO Naritoshi
International Aquatic Research   8 29-36   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
An attempt to clarify diets ofolive flounder and bigfin reef squid juveniles using PNA clamping.
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi   82 101-111   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Chow S, Konishi K, Mekuchi M, Tamaki Y, Nohara K, Takagi M, Niwa K, Teramoto W, Manabe H, Kurogi H, Suzuki S, Ando D, Tadao Jinbo, Kiyomoto M, Hirose M, Shimomura M, Kurashima A, Ishikawa T, Kiyomoto S
ZooKeys   (585) 1-16   2016   [Refereed]
Mori T, Takahashi M, Tanaka R, Miyake H, Shibata T, Chow S, Kuroda K, Ueda M, Takeyama H
PloS one   11(5) e0155537   2016   [Refereed]
Roles of vertical behavior inthe open-ocean migration of teleplanic larvae: a modeling approach to thelarval transport of Japanese spiny lobster.
Marine Ecology Progress Series   539 93-109   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Koyama S, Nishi S, Tokuda M, Uemura M, Ishikawa Y, Seya T, Chow S, Ise Y, Hatada Y, Fujiwara Y, Tsubouchi T
Marine biotechnology (New York, N.Y.)   17(5) 678-692   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Universal primers forexon-priming intron-crossing (EPIC) PCR on ribosomal protein genes in marineanimals.
CHO Naritoshi
International Aquatic Research   7 245-250   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Saito H, Kurogi H, Chow S, Mochioka N
Journal of oleo science   64(6) 603-616   2015   [Refereed]
Chow S, Okazaki M, Watanabe T, Segawa K, Yamamoto T, Kurogi H, Tanaka H, Ai K, Kawai M, Yamamoto S, Mochioka N, Manabe R, Miyake Y
PloS one   10(4) e0121801   2015   [Refereed]
Chow S, Kajigaya Y, Kurogi H, Niwa K, Shibuno T, Nanami A, Kiyomoto S
PloS one   9(7) e102376   2014   [Refereed]
CHOW Seinen
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi   79 190-197   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Investigation on natural diets of larval marine animals using peptide nucleic acid (PNA)-directed PCR clamping.
CHOW Seinen
Marine Biotechnology   13 305-313   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
KUROGI Hiroaki
Fisheries Science   77 199-205   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Nature Communications   2 1-9   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Watanabe Satoshi, Katayama Satoshi, Kodama Masashi, Cho Naritoshi, Nakata Kaoru, Fukuda Masaaki
FISHERIES SCIENCE   75(4) 937-945   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Matsukawa Yasuo, Cho Naritoshi, Katayama Satoshi, Kamio Koichiro
NIPPON SUISAN GAKKAISHI   74(2) 137-143   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Spawning ecology of captive bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus orientalis) inferred by mitochondrial DNA analysis.
Bulletin of Fisheries Research Agency   6: 9-14    2003
Biological investigation on two types of bill internal structure of swordfish (Xiphias gladius) and genetic differentiation between the North and South Atlantic stocks.
Bulletin of Fisheries Research Agency   7: 1-13    2003
Genetic and morphological identification of larval and small juvenile tunas (Pisces: Scombridae) caught by a mid-water trawl in the western Pacific.
Bulletin of Fisheries Research Agency   8: 1-14    2003
Genetic and meristic variation in black and smooth oreos in the New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone.
New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research   36: 737-750    2002
Differences in growth, morphometric traits, and male sexual maturity among Pacific white shrimp. Penaeus vannamei, from different commercial hatcheries
Aquaculture 92: 165-178. (1991)   
Cryopreservation of spermatophore of the fresh water shrimp Macrobrachium rosenbergii
Biological Bulletin 168: 471-475. (1985)   
Biochemical and morphometric analyses for phylogenic relationships between seven snapper species (subfamily Lutjaninae) of the western Atlantic
Bulletin of Marine Science 50: 508-519. (1992)   
Bulletin of Japanese Society of Scientific Fisheries 51: 1451-1460. (1985)   
Unusual testicular lobe system in the white shrimps, Penaeus setiferus (Linnaeus, 1761) and P. vannamei Boone, 1931 (Decapoda. Penaeidae); A new character for Dendrobranchiata?
Crustaceana 60: 305-318. (1991)   
Universal PCR primers for S7 ribosomal protein gene introns in fish.
Molecular Ecology 7: 1255-1256. (1998)   
Fisheries Science 64: 999-1000. (1998)   
Timing of ovulation in the Atlantic white shrimp Penaeus setiferus (Linnaeus, 1767)(Decapoda. Penaeidae)
Crustaceana 64: 242-248. (1993)   
Spermatophore formation in the white shrimps Penaeus setiferus and P. vannamei
Journal of Crustacean Biology 11: 201-216. (1991)   
Reproductive isolation and distinct population structure in two types of freshwater shrimp Palaemon paucidens
Evolution 42: 804-813. (1988)   
Rare abyssal shrimp, Galatheocaris abyssalis, found in the stomach of a lancetfish
Crustanceana 73: 243-246. (2000)   
Population genetics of the palaemonid shrimps (Decapoda: Crustacea). II. Genetic variability and differentiation of species.
Tohoku. Journal of Agricultural Research 36: 109-116. (1985)   
Population genetics of the palaemonid shrimps (Decapoda: Crustacea). I. Genetic variability and differentiation of local populations
Tohoku Journal of Agricultural Research 36: 93-108. (1985)   
Phylogenetic relationships between tuna species of the genus Thunnus (Scombridae: Teleostei): Inconsistent implications from morphology, nuclear and mitochondrial genomes
Journal of Molecular Evolution 41: 741-748. (1995)   
PCR-RFLP analysis on thirteen western Atlantic snappers (subfamily Lutjaninae): A simple method for species and stock identification
Fishery Bulletin US 91: 619-627. (1993)   
Meiotic chromosome complements and nuclear DNA contents of four species of shrimps of the genus Penaeus
Journal of Crustacean Biology 10: 29-36. (1990)   
Bulletin of Japanese Society of Scientific Fisheries 48: 177-183. (1982)   
Intron length variation observed in the creatine kinase and ribosomal protein genes of the swordfish (Xiphias gladius)
Fisheries Science 64: 397-402. (1998)   
Intra-and interspecific restriction fragment length polymorphism in mitochondrial genes of Thunnus tuna species
Bulletin of National Research Institute of Far Seas Fisheries 30: 207-225. (1993)   
Homozygote excess observed in natural population of horsehair crab Erimacrus isenbeckii
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi 53: 321. (1987)   
Homologous functional structure and origin of the spermatophore in six palaemonid shrimps
Crustaceana 57: 247-252. (1988)   
Genetic variability in decapod crustacea
Tohoku Journal of Agricultural Research 37: 87-100. (1987)   
Bulletin of Japanese Society of Scientific Fisheries 48: 1693-1695. (1982)   


A factor to convert belly meat weight to round body weight for Atlantic northern bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus)
ICCAT SCRS Report 97: 103. (1997)   
Genetic comparison of Pacific and Mediterranean swordfish, Xiphias gladius, by RFLP analysis of the mitochondrial D-loop region
NOAA Technical Report 142: 239-244. (1998)   
Identification of billfish species using mitochondrial cytochrome b gene fragment amplified by polymerase chain reaction
Proceeding of The 2nd ICCAT Billfish Workshop XLI : 549-556. (1994)   
Spawning of shrimp, Penaeus setiferus: Behaviour, time and concurrence with ovulation
American Society of Zoologist 29: 64A. (1988)   
Species identification of small juvenile tunas caught in surface fisheries in the Philippines. In: Status of Interactions of Pacific Tuna Fisheries in 1995
FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 365: 556-565. (1995)   
Spermatophore formation in penaeid shrimps
Proceeding of The Second Asian Fisheries Forum (eds. Hirano, R. and Hanyu, I.), Asian Fisheries Society, Manila, Philippines, p.623-626. (1990)   
DNA identification of pacific blue tin tuna (Thunnus orientals) in the New Zealand fishery.
New Zealand Journal of Maine and Freshwater Research   35, 843-850    2001
Preliminary study of albacore (Thunnus alalunga) stock differentiation inferred from microsatellite DNA analysis
Fishery Bulletin   99, 697-701    2001
張成年, 松田浩一
日本水産学会大会講演要旨集   2017 169   Mar 2017
モリ テツシ, 高橋真美, 三宅英雄, 柴田敏行, 田中礼士, 張成年, 黒田浩二, 竹山春子, 植田充実
マリンバイオテクノロジー学会大会講演要旨集   19th 90   Jun 2017
渡辺剛, 長谷川大介, 安倍大介, 黒木洋明, 岡崎誠, 奥西武, 稲葉信晴, 張成年, 澤山周平, 友田努, 谷内由貴子, 小埜恒夫
日本海洋学会大会講演要旨集   2017 152   Sep 2017
澤山周平, 丹羽健太郎, 黒木洋明, 張成年, 石樋由香, 渡部諭史, 折田亮, 大土直哉, 早川淳
日本水産学会大会講演要旨集   2018 133   Mar 2018
張成年, 柳本卓, 松崎浩二, 小藤一弥, 星野浩一
日本水産学会大会講演要旨集   2018 123   Mar 2018
張成年, 矢田崇, 児玉紗希江, 箱山洋, 丹羽健太郎, 長井敏, 柳本卓, 今井正, 池田実, 槇宗市郎, 大貫貴清, 武藤文人, 野原健司, 古澤千春, 七里浩志, 渾川直子, 浦垣直子, 川村顕子, 市川竜也, 潮田健太郎, 樋口正仁, 手賀太郎, 児玉晃治, 伊藤雅浩, 市村政樹, 松崎浩二, 平澤桂, 戸倉渓太, 中畑勝見, 斎藤和敬, 中屋光裕, 丸山智朗
日本水産学会大会講演要旨集   2018 131   Mar 2018
張成年, 増田賢嗣, 里見正隆
日本水産学会大会講演要旨集   2018 27   Sep 2018

Books etc

Intron as a source of genetic polymorphism for fish population genetics. In:New Developments in Marine Biotechnology (Le Gal, Y. and Halvorson, H. O. eds.),
Plenum Press, New York. pp.231-233. (1998)   

Research Grants & Projects

Research on ecology, taxonomy and evolution in the aquatic organisms using molecular biological technique
Project Year: 1987