YABE Mamoru

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YABE Mamoru
Hokkaido University
Faculty of Fisheries Sciences, Division of Marine Bioresource and Environmental Science, Laboratory of Marine Biology and Biodiversity
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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

 Research Associate
 Associate Professor
 Associate Professor
- Professor
 Associate Professor


Graduate School, Division of Fisheries, Hokkaido University
Graduate School, Division of Fisheries, Hokkaido University
Faculty of Fisheries, Hokkaido University

Published Papers

Hoplichthys mimaseanus, a new ghost flathead from East Asia and western Australia (Teleostei: Hoplichthyidae).
Nagano, Y., H. Endo and M. Yabe
Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. A, Suppl.   7 1-9   2013   [Refereed]
Naganom, Y., M. A. McGrouther and M. Yabe
Zoootaxa   3681(3) 241-248   2013   [Refereed]
A new species of the ophidiid genus Neobythites (Teleostei: Ophidiiformes) from Tosa Bay, Kochi Prefecture, Japan.
Ohashi, S., J. G. Nielsen and M. Yabe
Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. A, Suppl.   6 27-32   2012   [Refereed]
Careprocctus rausuensis, a new liparid fish (Percomorphacea: Cottiformes), collected from Hokkaido, Japan.
Machi, K., T. Nobetsu and M. Yabe
Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. A, Suppl.   6 33-40   2012   [Refereed]
Nagano, Y., H. Imamura and M. Yabe
Ichthyol. Res.   59 255-263   2012   [Refereed]
Yamanaka, T., H. Imamura, M. Itoh and M. Yabe
Ichthyological Research   59 365-372   2012   [Refereed]
Yamanaka, T., T. Abe and M. Yabe
Species Diversity   17 127-133   2012   [Refereed]
Ohashi, S., H. Imamura and M. Yabe
Species Diversity   17 169-172   2012   [Refereed]
Preliminary list of marine fishes found in the Nemuro Strait between Hokkaido and Kunashiri.
Shinohara, G, M. V. Nazarkin, T. Nobetsu and M. Yabe
Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci, Ser. A   38(4) 181-205   2012
Phyologenetic relationships of the suborder Notacanthoidei (Teleostei: Albuliformes) reassessed from osteological characters, with a proposed new classification.
Kanehira, N, H. Imamura and M. Yabe
Mem. Fac. Fish. Sci. Hokkaido Univ.   54 1-28   2012
Shinohara, G and M. Yabe
Ichthyol. Res.   56 394-399   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Four new records of Grenadiers (Macrouridae, Gadiformes, Teleostei) from Korea.
Kim, S.-Y., T. Iwamoto and M. Yabe
Korean J. Ichthyol.   21(2) 106-117   Jul 2009   [Refereed]


Hajime Miyahara, Youn Choi, Mamoru Yabe, Kazuhiro Nakaya
Japanese Journal of Ichthyology   49(2) 127-131   2002
Hajime Miyahara, Kiyotaka Hatooka, Mamoru Yabe, Kazuhiro Nakaya
Bull. Biogeogr. Soc. Japan   58 15-19   2003
Record of a crestfish Eumecichthys fiski (Gunther, 1890) (Lampriformes, Lophotidae), off Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan.
Bull. Biogeogr. Soc. Japan   59 11-13   2004
Record of a plesiopid fish, Plesiops verecundus (Perciformes, Plesiopidae), from Amami-oshima Island, Kagoshima, Japan.
Bull. Biogeogr. Soc. Japan   59 3-7   2004
Hajime Miyahara, Fumihito Muto, Mamoru Yabe
Japanese Journal of Ichthyology   52(1) 27-30   2005
Records of a coger eel, Conger erebennus (Actinopterygii, Anguilliformes, Congridae), from Hokkaido, Japan.
Bull. Biogeogr. Soc. Japan   60 21-24   2005
Japanese Journal of Ichtyology   54(2) 203-208   2007
Record of the shortspine thornyhead, Sebastolobus alascanus (Perciformes: Scorpaenoidei: Sebastolobidae) from the Pacific coast of northern Honshu island, Japan.
Bull. Fish. Sci. Hokkaido Univ.   60(1) 19-21   2010

Books etc

Flora and fauna of the Northwest Pacific islands
Pietsch, T. W., V. V. Bogatov, S. Yu. Storozhenko, A. S. Lelej, V. Yu. Barkalov, H. Takahashi, S. L. Joneson, S. K. Kholin, K. A. Glew, J. A. Harpel, P. V. Krestov, E. A. Makarchenko, N. Minakawa, M. hara, D. J. Bennett, T. R. Anderson, R. L. Crawford, L. A. Prozorova, Y. Kuwahara, S. V. Shedko, M. Yabe, P. J. Woods, D. E. Stevenson (Part:Contributor, . Biodiversity and Biogeography of Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East)
Dalnauka   2012   
Diversity of cottoid fishes
Tokai Univ. Press   2011   
Fishes of Hokkaido
The Hokkaido Shimbun Press   2011   
Biodiversity and ecological status along the northern coast of the Sea of Okhotsk
Chereshnev, I.A., M.V. Nazarkin, M.B. Skopets, D.L. Pitruk, A.V. Shestakov, M. Yabe, G. Shinohara, N. Suzuki (Part:Contributor, Annotated list of fish-like vertebrates and fish in Tauisk Bay (northern part of the Sea of Okhotsk))
Lake Baikal (Minoura, K., ed.)
Yabe, M. and V. G. Sideleva (Part:Contributor, Myological Peculiarities on the Comephoridae: an endemic fish taxon in Lake Baikal.)
Elservier Science B. V.   2000   

Conference Activities & Talks

Morphological characters of Hypopleuron caninum (Ophidiiformes: Ophiddidae)
Ohashi, S., H. Imamura and M. Yabe
9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference   26 Jun 2013   
Phyologenetic relationships of lizardfishes (Synodontidae, Aulopiformes)
Chaiyapo, M., H. Imamura and M. Yabe
9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference   26 Jun 2013   
Reevaluation of monophyly of the family Congrida
Sakurai, S., H. Imamura and M. Yabe
9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference   26 Jun 2013   
Morphological review of the Comephorus, the endenic sculpin of Lake Baikal (Cottiformes: Come@horidae
Sasaki, Y., M. Yabe
9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference   26 Jun 2013   
Taxonomic revision of the family Hoplichthyidae (Teleostei; Scorpaeniformes
Nagano, Y., H. Imamura and M. Yabe
9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference   25 Jun 2013   
The HUMZ fish collection and its contributions to systematic ichthyology
Yabe, M., H. Imamura and T. Kawai
9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference   25 Jun 2013   


International Kuril Island Project
1996 - 2000
International Sakhalin Island Project
2001 - 2003

Research Grants & Projects

Phylogenetic Systemayics of Cottoid Fishes in northern East Asia
Basic Science Research Program
Project Year: 1976