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Rissho University
Faculty of Economics, Department of Economics

Research Interests


Research Areas



Mar 1972
Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
Apr 1972
Mar 1980
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Hokkaido University

Committee Memberships

Jan 2005
The Entomological Society of Japan
Jan 2011
Dec 2012
The Entomological Society of Japan
Apr 2015
Mar 2016
The Entomological Society of Japan
Apr 2016
Mar 2018
The Entomological Society of Japan
Apr 2018
Mar 2019
The Entomological Society of Japan

Awards & Honors

Zoological Science Award
Sep 2014
The Best Paper Award 2014 by the Entomological Society of Japan, Entomological Society of Japan

Published Papers

Dermaphid coccidiformis sp. nov. (Hemiptera), an aphid species with asymmetrically sclerotized apterae and "winter alates".
Aoki S., Kurosu U., Uematsu K., Fukatsu T., Kutsukake M.
Entomological Science   21(1) 142-153   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Defensive nymphs of the woolly aphid Thoracaphis kashifolia (Hemiptera) on the oak Quercus glauca.
Utako Kurosu, Shigeyuki Aoki, Keigo Uematsu, Mayako Kutsukake and Takema Fukatsu
Psyche   2016    Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Infestation of Colophina aphids (Sternorrhyncha, Aphididae) on non-native ornamental Clematis plants in Japan
Rostria   (60) 10-12   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Nipponaphis Species (Aphididae: Hormaphidinae) That Form Green Galls on Distylium racemosum in Japan.
Aoki S., Kutsukake M., Kurosu U., Yeh H. T., Sano M., Fukatsu T.
Entomological Science   18(4) 420-434   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Melaphidina aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae: Eriosomatinae) on Rhus hosts (Anacardiaceae).
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution   69(3) 1146-1158   Dec 2013   [Refereed]


Are aphid soldiers sterile?
Aphids in a New Millennium (J. C. Simon, C. A. Dedryver, C. Rispe and M. Hullé Eds.)   27-32   Jan 2004
Soldiers, altruistic dispersal and its consequences for aphid societies.
Genes, Behavior and Evolution of Social Insects (T. Kikuchi, N. Azuma and S. Higashi, Eds.)   201-215   Dec 2003