YUMOTO Takakazu

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YUMOTO Takakazu
Kyoto University
Doctor of Science

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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Professor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Research Department


Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Kyoto University
Faculty of Science, Kyoto University

Published Papers

Factors affecting forest area change in Southeast Asia during 1980-2010
Imai N, Furukawa T, Tsujino R, Kitamura S, Yumoto T
PLoS ONE   13(3) e0197391   May 2018   [Refereed]
Factors affecting leaf selection by foregut-fermenting proboscis monkeys: New insight from in vitro digestibility and toughness of leaves
Matsuda I, Claus M, Tsuuga A, Sugau J, Hanya G, Yumoto T, Bernand H, Hummel J
Scientific Reports   7 42774   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Kusaka S, Ishimaru E, Hyodo F, Gakuhari T, Yoneda M, Yumoto T, Tayasu I
Scientific Reports   6 33122-33122   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Tsujino R, Yumoto T, Kitamura S, Djamaluddin I, Darnaedi D.
Land Use Policy   57 335-347   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Estimating diurnal primate densities using distance sampling in Moukalaba-Doudou National Park, Gabon
Mangama-Kouba LB, Nakashima Y, Mavoungou JF, Akomo-Okoue EF, Yumoto T, Yamagiwa J. M’batchi B
Journal of Applied Biosciences   99 9395-9404   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Terada S., Nackoney J., Sakamaki T., Mulavwa, M.N., Yumoto T., Furuichi, T.
American Journal of Primatology   77(6) 701-713   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
T. Yumoto, M. Terakawa, S. Terada, A. Boupoya, T. Nzabi
Tropics   23(4) 205-213   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Tsujino, R., Yumoto, T.
Primates   55(2) 161-165   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Tsujino R, Yumoto
Ecological Research   29 701-710   2014   [Refereed]
Tsujino, R., Matsui, K., Yamamoto, K., Koda, R., Yumoto, T., Takada, K-I.
Journal of Plant Research   126(5) 625-634   Sep 2013   [Refereed]


Vegetation and climatic changes in Nepal Himalaya I. Vegetation and climate in Nepal Himalaya as the basis of palaeoecological studies
Proc. Indian natn. Sci Acad   54 530-537   1988
Pollination systems in the cool temperate mixed coniferous and broad-leaved forest zone of Yakushima Island
Ecol. Res   3    1988
The present condition and necessity of preservation of Primates in Kibu province of Zaire
4(1) 66-82   1988
Pollination systems in a warm temperate evergreen broad-leaved forest on Yaku Island
Ecol. Res   2(2) 133-145   1987

Books etc

Use of inundated habitats by great apes in the Congo Basin: A case study of swamp forest use by bonobos at Wamba, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
YUMOTO Takakazu
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp.   2019   
YUMOTO Takakazu
WILDLIFE FORUM23(1)   2018   
Satoyama- Satoumi Ecosystems and Human Well-Being (Anantha K. D., Nakamura, K., Takeuchi, K., Watanabe, M., Nishi, M. Eds.)
Okuro, T., Yumoto, T., Matsuda, H., Hayashi, N. (Part:Joint Work, What are the key drivers of changes and current status of satoyama and satoumi? pp. 60-124)
United Nation University Press   Mar 2012   
Why is satoyama and satoumi a concern? In: Satoyama- Satoumi Ecosystems and Human Well-Being (Anantha K. D., Nakamura, K., Takeuchi, K., Watanabe, M., Nishi, M. Eds.)
YUMOTO Takakazu
United Nation University Press   Mar 2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

Characteristics of tropical forests in South America: Special mentions on seed-dispersal by animals.
YUMOTO Takakazu
The 12th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science   Mar 2019   
Asian tropical forests and plant-animal interactions.
YUMOTO Takakazu
Symposium of Integrative Biology: Biodiversity in Asia.   Mar 2019   
Food transfer occurs between closer individuals?”
YUMOTO Takakazu
The 10th International Symposium on Primatology and Wildlife Science   Sep 2018   
DNA metabarcoding reveals dietary insectoverlaps among three species of forest guenons (Cercopithecus spp.) in Kalinzu Forest, Uganda”.
YUMOTO Takakazu
The 27th International Primatological Society Congress   Aug 2018   
Habitat use of bonobos (Pan paniscus) at Wamba: selection of vegetation types for ranging, feeding and night-sleeping.
YUMOTO Takakazu
The 27th International Primatological Society Congress   Aug 2018   

Research Grants & Projects

Ecological Interaction between plants and animals
Global Change Impacts on terrestrial Ecosystems in Monsoon Asia
Process and dynamics of tropical ecosystem and green-house effect gas in Asia