KAWAMOTO Yoshi

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Name
KAWAMOTO Yoshi
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Primate Research Institute, Department of Evolution & Phylogeny Population Genetics Section, Department of Evolution and Phylogeny Population Genetics Section
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Doctor of Science(Kyoto University (Japan))

Research Interests

 
 

Published Papers

 
Hybridization with rhesus macaques at Takagoyama Nature Zoo in the Boso Peninsula, Chiba Prefecture, and concern for expansion of hybridization to designated areas of natural monuments
Yoshi KAWAMOTO, Sakie KAWAMOTO, Yuzuru HAMADA, Hisashi YAMAKAWA, Youji NAOI, Ko HAGIHARA, Daisuke SHIRATORI, Kei SHIRAI, Yoshifumi SUGIURA, Yasuhiro GO, Shoji TATSUMOTO, Hironaga KAKOI, Shin-ichi HAYAMA, Tamaki MARUHASHI
Primte Research   33(2) 69-77   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Small head size and delayed body weight growth in wild Japanese monkey fetuses after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
Hayama S, Tsuchiya M, Ochiai K, Nakiri S, Nakanishi S, Ishii N, Takuya K, Tanaka A, Konno F, Kawamoto Y, Omi T
Scientific Reports   2017(7) 3528   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
The mitochondrial ancestor of bonobos and the origin of their major haplogroups
Takemoto H, Kawamoto Y, Higuchi S, Makinose E, Hart JA, Hart TB, Sakamaki T, Tokuyama N, Reinartz GE, Guislain P, Dupain J, Cobden AK, Mulavwa MN, Yangozene K, Darroze S, Devos C, Furuichi T
PLoS ONE   12(5) e0174851   May 2017   [Refereed]
Experiences on replication of locally fabricated electric fence to protect agriculture crops from monkey and other wild animals
Norbu T, Chhetri PB, Dorji T, Dorji R, Penjor T, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Chijiiwa A, Dorji S
In: “Ecology, Morphology and Genetic Study of Assamese Macaque (Macaca assamensis)-A pilot study to mitigate human-wildlife conflict in western Bhutan”, (Chhetri PB, Dorji T, Norbu T, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Hamada Y eds.), Renewable Natural Resources Research   72-82   Jun 2016
Genetic characteristics of Assamese macaques at Chunzom in west Bhutan
Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Chijiiwa A, Hamada Y, Chhetri PB, Wangda P, Norbu T, Rubgay K, Dorji R, Sherabla, Tenzin K
In: “Ecology, Morphology and Genetic Study of Assamese Macaque (Macaca assamensis)-A pilot study to mitigate human-wildlife conflict in western Bhutan”, (Chhetri PB, Dorji T, Norbu T, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Hamada Y eds.), Renewable Natural Resources Research   55-71   Jun 2016
Comparison of a GPS collar and direct observations for estimating the home range of a wild Assamese macaques (Macaca assamensis) group in Bhutan.
Oi T, Chijiiwa A, Kawamoto Y, Hamada Y, Norbu T, Rabgay K, Wangda P
Wildlife and Human Society   4(1) 35-43   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Ecological study of Assamese macaques in western Bhutan
Norbu T, Wangda P, Dorji T, Chhetri PB, Rabgay K, Dorji R, Hamada Y, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Chijiiwa A
In: “Ecology, Morphology and Genetic Study of Assamese Macaque (Macaca assamensis)-A pilot study to mitigate human-wildlife conflict in western Bhutan”, (Chhetri PB, Dorji T, Norbu T, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Hamada Y eds.), Renewable Natural Resources Research   1-22   Jun 2016
Bamboo cage trap for wild Assamese macaques in Bhutan
Chijiiwa A, Oi T, Kawamoto Y, Hamada Y, Tenzin K, Chhetri PB, Wangda P, Norbu T, Rabgay K
In: “Ecology, Morphology and Genetic Study of Assamese Macaque (Macaca assamensis)-A pilot study to mitigate human-wildlife conflict in western Bhutan”, (Chhetri PB, Dorji T, Norbu T, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Hamada Y eds.), Renewable Natural Resources Research   23-33   Jun 2016
Morphological characteristics of Chunzom Assamese macaques (Macaca assamensis) in Bhutan
Hamada Y, Oi T, Chijiiwa A, Tenzin K, Chhetri PB, Wangda P, Norbu T, Rabgay K, Dorji R, Sherabla, Ogawa H, Malaivijitnond S, Kawamoto Y
In: “Ecology, Morphology and Genetic Study of Assamese Macaque (Macaca assamensis)-A pilot study to mitigate human-wildlife conflict in western Bhutan”, (Chhetri PB, Dorji T, Norbu T, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Hamada Y eds.), Renewable Natural Resources Research   34-54   Jun 2016
Assessment of genetic diversity of Mithun (Bos frontalis) population in Bhutan using microsatellite DNA markers
Tenzin S, Dorji J, Dorji T, Kawamoto Y
Animal Genetic Resources   59 1-6   May 2016   [Refereed]
Takemoto H, Kawamoto Y, Furuichi T
Evolutionary Anthropology   24(5) 170-184   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Revision of the law and future direction of conservation and management plan of Japanese macaques.
Morimitsu Y, Kawamoto Y
Primate Research   31(1)    Jul 2015
Ito T, Kawamoto Y, Hamada Y, Nishimura TD
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society   115(2) 333-347   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Jadejaroen J, Hamada Y, Kawamoto Y, Malaivijitnond S.
Primates   56(1) 77-88   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Garai C, Furuichi T, Kawamoto Y, Ryu H, Inoue-Murayama M.
Meta Gene   2 831-843   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Ochiai K, Hayama S-i, Nakiri S, Nakanishi S, Ishii N, Uno T, Kato T, Konno F, Kawamoto Y, Tsuchida S, Omi T.
Scientific Reports   4 5793   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Management of feral rhesus monkeys and their hybrids as a invasive alien species in Chiba Prefecture.
Kawamoto Y.
Primate Research   29(2) 143-146   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Decline in the body mass of wild ringtailed lemurs at Berenty Reserve in Madagascar with environmental changes.
Ichino S, Chatani K, Kawamoto Y, Sato H, Schnöll A, Soma T, Koyama N, Aimi M, Takahata Y.
African Study Monographs   34(2) 109-118   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Genetic polymorphisms in coat color and other morphological traits of the Japanese feral cats – The 4th compilation of mainland data.
Nozawa K, Kawamoto Y.
Report of the Society for Researches on Native Livestock   26 105-139   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Domestication of camelids and pastoralism in the Andes.
Kawamoto Y.
Journal of Cultural Symbiosis Research   8 125   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Hayama S-i, Nakiri S, Nakanishi S, Ishii N, Uno T, Kato T, Konno F, Kawamoto Y, Tsuchida S, Ochiai K, Omi T.
PLoS ONE   8(7) e68530   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Kawamoto Y, Takemoto H, Higuchi S, Sakamaki T, Hart JA, Hart TB, Naoko T, Reinartz GE, Guislain P, Dupain J, Cobden AK, Mulavwa MN, Yangozene K, Darroze S, Devos C, Furuichi T.
PLoS ONE   8(3) e59660   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Hasan MK, Aziz MA, Alam SMR, Kawamoto Y, Jones-Engel L, Kyes RC, Akhtar S, Begum S, Feeroz MM.
Primate Conservation   26 125-132   Feb 2013   [Refereed]
Hamada Y, Yamamoto A, Kunimatsu Y, Tojima S, Mouri T, Kawamoto Y.
Primates   53(4) 397-411   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Saito A, Kawamoto Y, Higashino A, Yoshida T, Ikoma T, Suzuki Y, Ami Y, Shioda T, Nakayama EE, Akari H.
Frontier in Microbiology   3 314   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
Changes in the pastoralism of Merak, in the far-eastern highlands of Bhutan, and their historical and social background.
Inamura T, Dorji T, Kawamoto Y.
Himalayan Study Monographs   13 283-301   May 2012   [Refereed]
Use of mithun in Himalaya in view from genetic study on crossbred livestock in Bhutan.
Kawamoto Y, Dorji T, Inamura T.
Himalayan Study Monographs   13 267-282   May 2012   [Refereed]
Changes in the life and society of the Raute hunter-gatherers of western Nepal.
Khanal KC, Inamura T, Kawamoto Y.
Himalayan Study Monographs   12 163-181   May 2011   [Refereed]
Dorji T, Kameda M, Lin B Z, Takahashi A, Oyama K, Sasazaki S, Yamamoto Y, Kawamoto Y, Mannen H.
The Journal of Animal Genetics   38(2) 77-81   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Dorji T, Mannen H, Namikawa T, Inamura T, Kawamoto Y.
Animal Genetics   41(5) 554-556   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Dorji T, Namikawa T, Mannen H, Kawamoto Y.
Animal Science Journal   81(5) 523-529   Oct 2010   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Genetic monitoring of hybridization of alien species: Development of multiplex SNP analysis and its application to evaluation of rhesus macaque hybridization in the Bousou Peninsula
KAWAMOTO Yoshi, KAWAMOTO Sakie, HAMADA Yuzuru, YAMAKAWA Hisashi, NAOI Youji, HAGIHARA Ko, SHIRATORI Daisuke, SHIRAI Kei, SUGIURA Naofumi, GO Yasuhiro, TATSUMOTO Shoji, KAKOI Hironaga, HAYAMA Shin-ichi, MARUHASHI Tamaki
   Sep 2017
Primate Study in Bhutan
KAWAMOTO Yoshi, OI Toru, CHIJIIWA Akira, HAMADA Yuzuru
   Jan 2017
The relationship between tail length and elevation in toque macaques (Macaca sinica) in the natural habitat: using a quick non-invasive method for measuring body to tail proportions
Huffman MA, Kumara R, Nahallage CAD, Kawamoto Y, Jayaweera PM
5th Asian Primate Symposium, Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka      Oct 2016
Invasive alien macaque issues in Japan with special reference to application of SNP markers to assess expansion of hybrids between rhesus and Japanese macaques in the Bousou Peninsula
Kawamoto Y, Kawamoto S, Go Y, Kakoi H
5th Asian Primate Symposium, Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka      Oct 2016
Genomic admixture and morphological variations in the hybrids between invasive Taiwanese (Macaca cyclopis) and native Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata)
Ito T, Kawamoto Y, Hamada Y, Wakamori H, Tezuka A, Nagano A, Kimura R.
5th Asian Primate Symposium, Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka      Oct 2016
Development of effective and affordable counter measures for primates in Bhutan
Norbu T, Dorji R, Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Penjor T.
5th Asian Primate Symposium, Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka      Oct 2016
Genetic structure of island populations of crab-eating macaques in Indonesia and Japanese macaques
Kawamoto Y
The IPB Primate Research Center's 25th Anniversary International Seminar, Bogor. (2015/08/31)      Aug 2015
Hybridization with exotic macaques in Japan: Overview from genetic monitoring.
Kawamoto Y
The Vthe International Wildlife Management Congress, Sapporo. (2015/07/30)      Jul 2015
The 'grey zone' of langur phylogeography in Sri Lanka
Huffman MA, Kawamoto Y, Nahallage CAD, Kumara R, Shotake T
The 31st annual meeting of Primate Society of Japan, Kyoto. (2015/07/20)      Jul 2015
Geographical distribution of a SNP variation of Stat6: A population genetic study of species diagnostic marker between rhesus and long-tailed macaques in Southeast Asia.
Kawamoto Y, Suzuki J, Ishida T, Hamada Y, Malaivijitnond S, Jadejaoen J, Suryobroto B.
Diversity and Conservation of Asian Primates-The 4th International Congress on Asian Primates, Bogor, Indonesia. (2014/08/20)      Aug 2014
The origin of bonobos: A reconsideration of the divergente of Pan paniscus from other Pan populations.
Takemoto H, Kawamoto Y, Furuichi T.
The XXVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Ha Noi, Vietnam. (2014/08/15)      Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Phylogeography of Northern pig-tailed machaques (Macaca leonina) and phylogeographic history of the M. nemestrina group.
Tanaka H, Kawamoto Y, Malaivijitnond S, Pomchote P, Minh NV, Hasan K, Feeroz MM, Suryobroto B, San AM, Hamada Y.
The XXVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Ha Noi, Vietnam. (2014/08/11)      Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Phenotypic variation in Assamese macaques: What differs between subspecies?
Hamada Y, Ogawa H, Malaivijitnond S, Kawamoto Y.
The XXVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Ha Noi, Vietnam. (2014/08/11)      Aug 2014   [Refereed]
The current situation of monkey malaria (Plasmodium knowlesi) in Khanh Phu.
Huffman MA, Satou M, Kawai S, Maeno Y, Kawamoto Y, Quang N, Nakazawa S, Marchant R.
The XXVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Ha Noi, Vietnam. (214/08/11)      Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Current status of exotic primate species in Japan and expansiono f hybrid zone in the Bousou Peninsula.
Kawamoto Y, Shirai K, Maruhashi T, Hayama S, Naoi Y, Hagihara K, Shiratori D, Kawamura AXXVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Ha Noi, Vietnam.
The XXVth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Ha Noi, Vietnam. (2014/08/15)      Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Preliminary study of population genetic structure of Taiwanese macaque (Macaca cyclopis) in Hengchun Peninsula, Taiwan.
Fok H-T, Kawamoto Y, Liao P-C, Su H-H
The 29th Annual Meeting of Primate Society of Japan/Annual Meeting of the Mammal Society of Japan, Okayama (2013/09/07)      Sep 2013
Phylogeography of northern pig-tailed macaques (Macaca leonine): A preliminary report.
Tanaka H, Kawamoto Y, Malaivijitnond S, Pomchote P, Minh NV, Hasan K, Feeroz MM, Hamada Y.
The 3rd International Symposium on Southeast Asian Primate Research, Bangkok, Thailand. (2012/08/28)      Aug 2012
Phylogeography of toque monkeys in Sri Lanka.
Nahallage CAD, Huffman MA, Kawamoto Y, Kawamoto S, Shotake T
The 3rd International Symposium on Southeast Asian Primate Research, Bangkok, Thailand. (2012/08/28)      Aug 2012
Ecological assessment of Assamese macaques for the control of agricultural damage in the western Bhutan Himalayas.
Norbu T, Rabgay K, Wangda P, Dorji R, Sherabla, Kawamoto Y, Hamada Y, Oi T, Chijiiwa A
The 3rd International Symposium on Southeast Asian Primate Research, Bangkok, Thailand. (2012/08/28)      Aug 2012
How did monkeys reach the northern limits of their range? : Lessons from a population genetic study of Japanese macaques.
Kawamoto Y
The 3rd International Symposium on Southeast Asian Primate Research, Bangkok, Thailand. (2012/08/28)      Aug 2012
Genetic architectue of social group of Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata): Inference from analysis on all members of single group iwith microsatellite markers.
Kawamoto Y, Oi T, Seino H, Kawamoto S, Higuchi S
IPS Pre-congress Symposium, Inuyama. (2010/09/06)      Sep 2011
Intra group variation in the dietary profile of Japanese macaques as revealed by stable isotope analysis of hair.
Oi T, Seino H, Hamazaki S, Kawamoto Y
The XXIIIth Congress of International Primatological Society, Kyoto, Japan. (2010/09/17)      Sep 2010
Case study: Feral non-Japanese monkeys.
Kawamoto Y
The XXIIIth Congress of International Primatological Society, Kyoto, Japan. (2010/09/15)      Sep 2010
Male reproductive strategies of ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) at Berenty reserve, Madagascar.
Ichino S, Kawamoto Y, Miyamoto N, Hirai H, Koyama N
The XXIIIth Congress of International Primatological Society, Kyoto, Japan. (2010/09/15)      Sep 2010
Diversity and molecular phylogeny of mitochondrial DNAs of rhesus macaques in Bangladesh.
Hasan MK, Feeroz MM, Kawamoto Y
The XXIIIth Congress of International Primatological Society, Kyoto, Japan. (2010/09/14)      Sep 2010
Distribution, phylogeography and present status of macaques distributed in Indochina.
Hamada Y, Malaivijitnond S, Pathomthong S, Kingsada P, Son VD, Van NH, Minh NV, San AM, Thu A, Oi T, Kawamoto Y
The XXIIIth Congress of International Primatological Society, Kyoto, Japan. (2010/09/14)      Sep 2010
Genetic structure of Taiwanese macaques (Macaca cyclopis) in Izu-Ohshima Island: An assessment of mitochondrial DNA and nuclear DNA.
Saeki M, Kawamoto Y, Kawamoto S, Norikoshi K, Shirai K, Kawamura A
IPS Pre-congress Symposium, Inuyama. (2010/09/06)      Sep 2010
Distribution of rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) in Bangladesh: Inter-population variation in group size and composition.
Hasan MK, Feeroz MM, Kawamoto Y
IPS Pre-congress Symposium, Inuyama. (2010/09/07)      Sep 2010
Extermination of feral groups of Taiwanese macaques in Wakayama
Working group of Wakayama Taiwanese macaques (Presenter: KAWAMOTO Yoshi)
The 62nd PRIMATES Conference, Inuyama, Jan 2018      Jan 2018
To what extent can we identify hybridization of macaques by means of morphology and genetics?- Lessons from the study of a rhesus and Japanese macaque hybrid population in the Bousou peninsula, Japan
KAWAMOTO Yoshi, KAWAMOTO Sakie, HAMADA Yuzuru, GO Yasuhiro, TATSUMOTO Shoji, KAKOI Hironaga, NAOI Youji, HAGIHARA Ko, SHIRATORI Daisuke, SHIRAI Kei, SUGIURA Yoshifumi
Satellite International Symposium on Asian Primates, Nepal-2018, Kathmandu, Nepal, Feb 18, 2018      Feb 2018

Books etc

 
Taiwanese and rhesus macaques: Toword eradication to avoid hybridization
Shirai K, Kawamoto Y. (Part:Contributor, Invasive Alien Mammals in Japan: Chapter 6)
University of Tokyo Press   Dec 2011   
Human-wildlife conflicts in Bhutan
Kawamoto Y. (Part:Contributor)
Jun 2011   
Modes of differentiation in Japanese macaques: Perspectives from population genetics.
Kawamoto Y. (Part:Contributor, "The Japanese Macaques" Chapter 3)
Springer   Oct 2010   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Conservation Genetics of the Japanese Macaque: Toward the Conservation and Management of the Local Population [Invited]
KAWAMOTO Yoshi
The 7th International Seminar on Biodiversity and Evolution: Genetic and hormonal analyses on wild animals   20 Oct 2017   
Domestication and use of animals at high-altitudes: Genetic studies in the Andes and the Himalaya [Invited]
Kawamoto Y
The 2014 Agriculture I (General Seminar), The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University   6 Nov 2014   
Application of population genetic study in primatology: studies on Japanese macaques and bonobos.
Kawamoto Y
AA Symposium “Conservation of isolated primate populations”, Inuyama.   30 Nov 2012   
Utilization of mithun in Himalaya: A population genetic study on the use of its hybrids in Bhutan
Kawamoto Y, Dorji T, Inamura T.
International Conference "Quality of life and optimal aging learning from wisdom of highland civilizations". Kyoto   25 Nov 2011   
Genetic diversity of macaques in Sri Lanka.
Kawamoto Y
International Symposium "Integrative Research on Monkeys Man and Malaria in Asia. Colombo, Sri Lanka   21 Jun 2011   

Association Memberships