NUMATA, Shinya

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NUMATA, Shinya
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences Division of Nature-and Culture-based Tourism
Job title
Master of Science(Tokyo Metropolitan University), Doctor of Science(Tokyo Metropolitan University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Department of Tourism Science, Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences,Tokyo Metropolitan University


Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Biological Science, Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Biology, Faculty of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University

Published Papers

Ayana Ota, Etsuro Takagi, Masatoshi Yasuda, Mazlan Hashim, Tetsuro Hosaka, Shinya Numata
Global Ecology and Conservation   20    Oct 2019
© 2019 The Authors The activity patterns of mammals are highly variable across species and can be affected by many factors, such as daytime length (i.e., sunrise to sunset), temperature, precipitation, predator–prey or competitive interactions and...
沼田 真也
農村計画学会誌 = Journal of rural planning   38(1) 23-26   Jun 2019
Hosaka Tetsuro, Di Lin, Eguchi Katsuyuki, Numata Shinya
BASIC AND APPLIED ECOLOGY   37 1-9   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Ngo Kang Min, Hosaka Tetsuro, Numata Shinya
URBAN FORESTRY & URBAN GREENING   41 150-157   May 2019   [Refereed]
Foo Yen Sin, Numata Shinya
TROPICS   28(2) 23-37   2019   [Refereed]
Tetsuro Hosaka, Tetsuro Hosaka, Shinya Numata, Koun Sugimoto
Landscape and Urban Planning   180 1-4   Dec 2018
© 2018 Elsevier B.V. As urban areas and populations increase rapidly worldwide, experiences of nature play in urban green spaces would be a key for reconnecting people and natural environments. However, few studies have demonstrated the effects of...
Le Cao, Fukumori Kosuke, Hosaka Tetsuro, Numata Shinya, Hashim Mazlan, Kosaki Takashi
TROPICAL CONSERVATION SCIENCE   11    Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Nature experience promotes public preference for and willingness to coexist with wild animals in Malaysia
Mohamad Muslim, H. F., T. Hosaka, S. Numata, N. A. Yahya
Ecological Processes   7(18)    2018   [Refereed]
Yeoh SH, Satake A, Numata S, Ichie T, Lee SL, Basherudin N, Muhammad N, Kondo T, Otani T, Hashim M, Tani N
Molecular ecology   26(19) 5074-5085   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Mahmud Mohd Rizaludin, Hashim Mazlan, Matsuyama Hiroshi, Numata Shinya, Hosaka Tetsuro
WATER   10(4)    Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Chen Yu-Yun, Satake Akiko, Sun I-Fang, Kosugi Yoshiko, Tani Makoto, Numata Shinya, Hubbell Stephen P., Fletcher Christine, Supardi Md Noor Nur, Wright S. Joseph
JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY   106(2) 586-598   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Mazlan Hashim, Mazlan Hashim, Shuhei Ito, Shinya Numata, Tetsuro Hosaka, Mohamad S. Hossain, Syarifuddin Misbari, Nurul N. Yahya, Nurul N. Yahya, Samsudin Ahmad, Samsudin Ahmad
Marine Policy   78 18-25   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017In the coastal waters of Johor Straits, Peninsular Malaysia, the dugongs occur and their habitat suitability model has yet not been attempted, while it could be critical information for developing their conservation strategies. This study de...
Widiyatno, Indrioko Sapto, Na'iem Mohammad, Purnomo Susilo, Hosaka Tetsuro, Uchiyama Kentaro, Tani Naoki, Numata Shinya, Matsumoto Asako, Tsumura Yoshihiko
TREE GENETICS & GENOMES   13(4)    Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Tetsuro Hosaka, Takakazu Yumoto, Yu Yun Chen, I. Fang Sun, S. Joseph Wright, Shinya Numata, Noor Md Nur Supardi
Biotropica   49(2) 177-185   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
© 2016 The Association for Tropical Biology and ConservationMany species of Dipterocarpaceae and other plant families reproduce synchronously at irregular, multi-year intervals in Southeast Asian forests. These community-wide general flowering eve...
Hosaka T, Sugimoto K, Numata S
PloS one   12(4) e0175243   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Numata S, Kachi N, Okuda T, Manokaran N
Oecologia   185(2) 213-220   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Widiyatno, Widiyatno, Budiadi, P. Suryanto, Y. D.B.M. Rinarno, S. D. Prianto, Y. Hendro, T. Hosaka, S. Numata
Journal of Tropical Forest Science   29 151-162   Jan 2017
© Forest Research Institute Malaysia. Recovery of vegetation and soil nutrients in abandoned shifting cultivation areas can provide important information, important for forest rehabilitation. For better understanding of forest recovery after the c...
Nature-related experience during childhood in Urban and Rural Areas: the case of Peninsular Malaysians
Mohamad Muslim, H. F., T. Hosaka, S. Numata, N. A. Yahya
Urban Studies Research.   2017 7349219   2017   [Refereed]
Hosaka T, Sugimoto K, Numata S
Palgrave Communications   3 17071   2017   [Refereed]
Tetsuro Hosaka, Misaki Kurimoto, Shinya Numata
American Entomologist   62 228-234   Dec 2016
Hosaka T, Numata S
Scientific reports   6 30911   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Azmy MM, Hashim M, Numata S, Hosaka T, Noor NS, Fletcher C
Scientific reports   6 32329   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Muna Maryam Azmy, Tetsuro Hosaka, Shinya Numata
Urban Forestry and Urban Greening   18 117-125   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016 Elsevier GmbH.Although there is a common trend towards increasing green space in modern cities, urban green spaces provide not only ecosystem services but also disservices for urban dwellers. However, the relationship between urban greennes...
Widiyatno, Widiyatno, S. Indrioko, M. Na’iem, K. Uchiyama, S. Numata, M. Ohtani, A. Matsumoto, Y. Tsumura
Tree Genetics and Genomes   12    Aug 2016
© 2016, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.Selective logging systems have been used to prevent the rapid decline of forest resources in Southeast Asia, but little is known about the impacts of selective logging on the genetic diversity of Southeast...
M. Rizaludin Mahmud, Hiroshi Matsuyama, Tetsuro Hosaka, Shinya Numata, Mazlan Hashim
Journal of Hydrometeorology   16(5) 2264-2275   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015 American Meteorological Society.This paper examines the utility of principal component analysis (PCA) in obtaining accurate daily rainfall estimates from 3-hourly Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite data during heavy precip...
沼田 真也, 可知 直毅, 保坂 哲朗
観光科学研究 = The international journal of tourism science   (9) 119-124   Mar 2016
Shinsuke Masuda, Shinsuke Masuda, Naoki Tani, Naoki Tani, Saneyoshi Ueno, Soon Leong Lee, Norwati Muhammad, Toshiaki Kondo, Shinya Numata, Yoshihiko Tsumura, Yoshihiko Tsumura
PLoS ONE   8(12) e82039   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Pollinator syndrome is one of the most important determinants regulating pollen dispersal in tropical tree species. It has been widely accepted that the reproduction of tropical forest species, especially dipterocarps that rely on insects with wea...
N. Tani, N. Tani, S. L. Lee, C. T. Lee, K. K S Ng, M. Norwati, G. Pakkad, G. Pakkad, S. Masuda, S. Ueno, K. Niiyama, T. Yagihashi, T. Yagihashi, T. Otani, T. Otani, T. Kondo, S. Numata, S. Nishimura, T. Okuda, K. Abd Rahman, M. Samsudin, Y. Tsumura
Journal of Tropical Forest Science   28 369-381   Jan 2016
© Forest Research Institute Malaysia.Modelling based on paternity analysis of one hill and three lowland dipterocarp timber species in Malaysia indicated that more pollen donors sired progeny in Shorea leprosula and S. parvifolia than in S. curtis...
Noordyana Hassan, Shinya Numata, Tetsuro Hosaka, Mazlan Hashim
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing   9(1)    Jan 2015   [Refereed]
© Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers. Identification of flowering trees in urban areas is challenging due to weak spectral signals and the high heterogeneity of urban landscapes. We hypothesized that a soft classifier, such as mixt...
櫻澤 明樹, 保坂 哲朗, 沼田 真也
観光科学研究   (8) 125-131   Mar 2015
Shinya Numata, Masatoshi Yasuda, Ryo O. Suzuki, Tetsuro Hosaka, Nur Supardi Md Noor, Christine D. Fletcher, Mazlan Hashim
PLoS ONE   8(11) e79095   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
In South-East Asian dipterocarp forests, many trees synchronize their reproduction at the community level, but irregularly, in a phenomenon known as general flowering (GF). Several proximate cues have been proposed as triggers for the synchronizat...
生亀正照, 沼田真也, 保坂哲朗
景観生態学   19(2) 139-148   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Mahmud, M. R., Numata, S., Matsuyama, H., Hosaka, T. and Hashim, M.
Remote Sensing   7(4) 4092-4111   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Shinya Numata, Shinya Numata, Ryo O. Suzuki, Sen Nishimura, Yoko Naito, Akihiro Konuma, Yoshihiko Tsumura, Naoki Tani, Toshinori Okuda, Toshinori Okuda, Md Noor Nur Supardi
Journal of Forest Research   17(4) 378-387   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
We examined fruiting behaviors of 24 dipterocarp species in a lowland rain forest of Peninsular Malaysia during two consecutive episodes of general flowering (GF). The first GF episode (GF2001) occurred from August 2001 to February 2002, and the s...
Iguchi Eriko, Numata Shinya
Japanese Journal of Ecology   63(1) 133-140   Mar 2013
Ryo O. Suzuki, Ryo O. Suzuki, Shinya Numata, Shinya Numata, Toshinori Okuda, Toshinori Okuda, Md Noor Nur Supardi, Naoki Kachi
Journal of Plant Research   122(1) 81-93   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
We examined relationships between mortality rate, relative growth rate (RGR), and spatial patterns of three growth stages (small, medium, and large trees) for 11 dipterocarp species in the Pasoh 50-ha plot. Mortality rates for these species tended...
Ryo O. Suzuki, Shinya Numata, Toshinori Okuda, Nur Supardi Nur, Abdul Rahman Kassim, Naoki Kachi
Journal of Tropical Ecology   28(3) 281-289   May 2012   [Refereed]
Spatial association patterns reflect underlying mechanisms of coexistence, community structure of plant species in tropical forests. We hypothesized that if spatial associations between two species shift toward segregation patterns during the cour...
座間 いづみ, 沼田 真也
観光科学研究   (6) 45-51   Mar 2013
海域を同所的に利用する,漁業,遊魚業,海洋性レクリエーション事業等の間には様々な軋轢が生じている。本研究は,東京都神津島の海洋性レクリエーション事業者と地域産業に注目し,それらの海域の利用と,軋轢の現状を把握した。神津島の漁業,遊漁業,ダイビング事業の利用海域は事業者間で大きく重なっていたが,事業者間で大な軋轢は生じていなかった。その理由として海面利用協議会という既存の組織,制度が機能していることが重要であると考えられた。一方で,この海面利用協議会を機能させるために, ①島内関係者がダイビ...
Naoki Tani, Naoki Tani, Yoshihiko Tsumura, Tomoyuki Kado, Tomoyuki Kado, Yuriko Taguchi, Soon Leong Lee, Norwati Muhammad, Kevin Kit Siong Ng, Shinya Numata, Shinya Numata, Sen Nishimura, Sen Nishimura, Akihiro Konuma, Akihiro Konuma, Toshinori Okuda
Annals of Botany   104(7) 1421-1434   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Background and AimsKnowledge of pollen dispersal patterns and variation of fecundity is essential to understanding plant evolutionary processes and to formulating strategies to conserve forest genetic resources. Nevertheless, the pollen dispersal ...
Shinya Numata, Shinobu Oguchi, Yuji Yamamoto, Hiroo Imura, Hiroo Imura, Koji Kawakami, Koji Kawakami
Innovation: Management, Policy and Practice   12(3) 330-336   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Japan is currently confronting a serious decline in medical device innovation. We identified some of the many barriers posed by the current clinical development system in Japan, as they relate to academia, industry and regulatory agencies: a scarc...
Yoko Naito, Mamoru Kanzaki, Shinya Numata, Shinya Numata, Kyoko Obayashi, Akihiro Konuma, Sen Nishimura, Sen Nishimura, Seiichi Ohta, Yoshihiko Tsumura, Toshinori Okuda, Toshinori Okuda, Soon Leong Lee, Norwati Muhammad
Journal of Plant Research   121(1) 33-42   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
We monitored the reproductive status of all trees with diameters at breast height (dbh) >30 cm in a 40-ha plot at Pasoh, west Malaysia, and investigated the individual fecundity of 15 Shorea acuminata Dyer (Dipterocarpaceae) trees using seed-trapp...
沼田 真也, 野田 江里, 木下 万里
The international journal of tourism science   3(0) 9-15   Mar 2010
Risk assessment mapping of landscape development based on ecological service and goods in Malaysia lowland tropical rainforest
Hashim, M., Marghany, M., Okuda, T. and Numata, S.
ournal of Environmental Science and Engineering (USA)   12 58-69   2010   [Refereed]
橋渡し研究・治験とその課題 橋渡し研究からICRへ
BIO Clinica   56-61   Jun 2008   [Invited]
Comparison of canopy gap dynamics and light environment of forest floor between two different forest stands in a Malaysian lowland rain forest
Numata, S., Yasuda, M., Okuda, T., Kachi, N., Nur Supardi, M. N.
Journal of Tropical Forest Science   18 109-116   2006   [Refereed]
Shinya Numata, Toshinori Okuda, Naoki Kachi, N. Manokaran
Journal of Plant Research   117: 19-25(1) 19-25   Feb 2004   [Refereed]
The function of delayed greening in the seedlings of canopy tree species in a lowland tropical rain forest was examined in terms of its potential defensive value against herbivory. To explore the ecological and evolutionary backgrounds for delayed...
Recent cat records by camera traps in Peninsular Malaysia and Borneo
Yasuda, M., Matsubayashi, H., Numata, S., Sukor, J. R. A. & Bakarm M. S. A.
IUCN Cat Specialist Group Newsletter   47 14-16   2007   [Refereed]
S. Numata, S. Numata, M. Yasuda, T. Okuda, N. Kachi, M. N. Nur Supardi
Journal of Tropical Forest Science   18 109-116   Apr 2006
The forest structure, canopy gap dynamics and light environment in the understorey of an unlogged primary forest and a regenerating forest that had been selectively logged in the 1950s in the Pasoh Forest Reserve, Negri Sembilan, Peninsular Malays...
Shinya Numata, Masatoshi Yasuda, Toshinori Okuda, Naoki Kachi, N. S Md Noor
American Journal of Botany   90: 1025-1031(7) 1025-1031   Jul 2003   [Refereed]
We propose a hypothesis to explain the temporal and spatial patterns of mass flowerings in dipterocarp tree species on the Malay Peninsula. The literature on these mass flowerings reveals that during 1980-2002 at least 11 flowerings occurred at ir...
Camera trapping: A non invasive approach as an additional tool in the study of mammals in Pasoh Forest Reserve and adjacent fragmented areas in Peninsular Malaysia
Numata, S., Okuda, T., Sugimoto, T., Nishimura, S., Yoshida, K., Quah E. S., Yasuda, M., Muangkhum, K., and Nur Supardi, M. N.
Malayan Nature Journal   57 29-45   2005   [Refereed]
Okuda, T., Suzuki, M., Numata, S., Yoshida, K., Nishimura, S., Adachi, N., Niiyama, K., Manokaran, N., and Hashim, M.
203 63-75   2004   [Refereed]
Estimation of above ground biomass of lowland primary forest from remote sensing data
Hashim, M., Okuda, T., Yoshida, K., Numata, S. and Nishimura, S.
Malaysian Journal of Remote Sensing & GIS   3 83-89   2002   [Refereed]
Shinya Numata, Naoki Kachi, Toshinori Okuda, N. Manokaran
Journal of Tropical Ecology   15: 695-700 695-700   Sep 1999
Mammalian wildlife tourism in Southeast Asian tropical rainforests: the case of Endau Rompin National Park, Malaysia
Aihara, Y., Hosaka, T., Yasuda, M., Hashim, M. & Numata, S.
Journal of Tropical Forest Science   28 172-186   2016   [Refereed]
NUMATA, Shinya
Journal of Geography(Chigaku Zasshi)   123(4) 497-515   2014   [Refereed][Invited]


Numata Shinya
JAPANESE JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY   69(1) 23-27   Jan 2019
Huda Farhana Mohamad Muslim, Huda Farhana Mohamad Muslim, Noor Azlin Yahya, Shinya Numata, Tetsuro Hosaka
Sustainable Future for Human Security: Society, Cities and Governance   147-159   Oct 2017
© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018. All rights reserved. Urban park area is a potential resource for urban populations to experience nature in cities, including tropical cities. Differences in interests among people of different ethnicities...
保坂 哲朗, 栗本 実咲, 沼田 真也
観光科学研究 = The international journal of tourism science   (10) 57-64   Mar 2017
Nurul Farehah Mahzan, Nurul Farehah Mahzan, Noordyana Hassan, Noordyana Hassan, Mazlan Hashim, Mazlan Hashim, Shinya Numata
38th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing - Space Applications: Touching Human Lives, ACRS 2017   2017-October    Jan 2017
Copyright © 2017 ISRS, All Rights Reserved. Spring flowering dates of cherry blossoms have been slowly advancing due to global warming and urban heat island effect. Monitoring the changes of cherry tree flowering timing is quite challenging especi...
Syarifuddin Misbari, Mazlan Hashim, Mazlan Hashim, Shinya Numata, Tetsuro Hosaka
38th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing - Space Applications: Touching Human Lives, ACRS 2017   2017-October    Jan 2017
© 2017 ACRS. All rights reserved. Malaysia has one of the richest biodiversity and extensive road networks throughout the country. One of the consequences emerges from this condition is wildlife-vehicle collisions (WVC), representing a remarkable ...
保坂哲朗, 沼田真也
日本生態学会大会講演要旨(Web)   63th T18‐2 (WEB ONLY)   2016
太田彩菜, 安田雅俊, 保坂哲朗, HASHIM Mazlan, 沼田真也
日本生態学会大会講演要旨(Web)   63th P2‐316 (WEB ONLY)   2016
森本彩夏, 沼田真也, 保坂哲朗, HASHIM Mazlan, 谷尚樹, 佐竹暁子, 市栄智明, AZMAN Nashatul Zaimah Noor, ALIAS Noraliza
日本生態学会大会講演要旨(Web)   63th P1‐066 (WEB ONLY)   2016
佐竹暁子, 沼田真也, 谷尚樹, 市栄智明
種生物学研究   (38) 105‐112   Dec 2015
森本彩夏, 沼田真也, 保坂哲朗, HASHIM Mazlan, 谷尚樹, 佐竹暁子, 市栄智明, NOOR AZMAN Nashatul Zaimah, ALIAS Noraliza
日本森林学会大会学術講演集   126th 125   Mar 2015
伊藤修平, 保坂哲朗, YAHYA Nurul Nadiah, MISBARI Syarifuddin, HASHIM Mazlan, 沼田真也
日本生態学会大会講演要旨(Web)   62nd PB2-152 (WEB ONLY)   2015
栗本実咲, 保坂哲朗, 沼田真也
日本生態学会大会講演要旨(Web)   62nd PB1-160 (WEB ONLY)   2015
The Japanese Forest Society Congress   120(0) 371-371   2009
M. R. Mahmud, S. Numata, H. Matsuyama, T. Hosaka, M. Hashim
IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science   18    Jan 2014
This paper highlights two critical issues regarding hilly watershed in Peninsular Malaysia; (1) current status of spatio-temporal condition of rain gauge based measurement, and (2) potential of space-based precipitation radar to study the rainfall...
曹楽, 伊ケ崎健大, 小崎隆, 保坂哲郎, 沼田真也, マズラン ハシム
日本ペドロジー学会大会講演要旨集   53rd 42   Mar 2014
Journal of Tropical Ecology   15    1999
Tropics   9(4) 237-243   2000
Effects of human impacts on biodiversity of tropical rain forests.
Proceedings of International Symposium for Global Environment and Forest Management.   13-22    2003
Mass flowering of dipterocarps in Peninsular Malaysia
Flowering Newsletter   37: 32-38    2004
Camera trapping: A non invasive approach as an additional tool in the study of mammals in Pasoh Forest Reserve and adjacent fragmented areas in Peninsular Malaysia
Malayan Nature Journal   in press    2004

Books etc

Tokyo as a global city: New Geographical Perspectives
NUMATA, Shinya, T. Hosaka (Part:Contributor, The Current Status and Prospects for Biodiversity in Tokyo)
Springer Singapore   2018   
Leaf herbivory and defenses of dipterocarp seedlings in Pasoh Forest Reserve.
Pasoh: Ecology and Natural History of a Southeast Asian lowland Tropical Rainforest, in T. Okuda, N. Manokaran, Y. Matsumoto, K. Niiyama, S. C. Thomas, P. S. Ashton (eds), Springer, Tokyo.   2003   

Research Grants & Projects

Comparative ecology of fruiting phenology,seed and seedling characteristics of tropical trees
Adaptive management for sustainable nature tourism in a protected region: a case of Endau Rompin, Malaysia
Spatial and temporal pattern of SE Asian general flowering