AKIMOTO Shin-ichi

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AKIMOTO Shin-ichi
Hokkaido University
Graduate School of Agriculture Research Faculty of Agriculture, Division of Bioresources and Product Science, Research Group of Ecology and Systematics
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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

 Associate Professor
- Professor

Awards & Honors

Award for best paper (Entomological Society of Japan)

Published Papers

Female-female competition leads to female-biased sex allocation and dimorphism in brood sex composition in a gall-forming aphid (in press)
Tong X, Akimoto S
Functional Ecology   32 0-0   2018   [Refereed]
Effects of radiation from contaminated soil and moss in Fukushima on embryogenesis and egg hatching of the aphid Prociphilus oriens
Shin-ichi Akimoto, Yang Li, Tetsuji Imanaka, Hitoshi Sato, and Ken Ishida
Journal of Heredity   109 199-205   2018   [Refereed]
Li Y, Akimoto S
Entomological Science   21 210-215   2018   [Refereed]
Lee Yerim, Lee Wonhoon, Kanturski Mariusz, Foottit Robert G., Akimoto Shin-Ichi, Lee Seunghwan
PLOS ONE   12(4) https://doi.org/10.1371/journa   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Naoki Matsuda, Takashi Kanbe, Shin-ichi Akimoto, Hideharu Numata
Journal of Insect Physiology   101 1-6   2017   [Refereed]
Li Y and Akimoto S
Journal of Evolutionary Biology   30(7) 1347-1360   2017   [Refereed]
Shimizu Daisuke, Sugano Yoshikazu C., Tsuchiya-Suzuki Kaori, Ito Gen, Akimoto Shin-ichi
Entomological Science   19(4) 452-457   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Entomological Science   19 296-300   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Muramatsu K, Akimoto S
Journal of Evolutionary Biology   29 1423-1436   2016   [Refereed]
Genetic variability of the invasive species Metcalfa pruinosa (Say, 1830) (Hemiptera: Flatidae) in the Republic of Korea
Chang-Gyu Park, Sujeong Min, Gwan-Seok Lee, Sora Kim, Yerim Lee, Seunghwan Lee, Ki-Jeong Hong, Stephen W. Wilson, Shin-ichi Akimoto, and Wonhoon Lee
Journal of Economic Entomology   109(4) 1879-1906   2016   [Refereed]
現代化学   544(7) 46-49   2016   [Refereed]
Lee W, Akimoto S
Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology   18(2) 267-275   2015   [Refereed]
Hereditary effects of radioactive fallout on gall-forming aphids and the subsequent recovery process near the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant
AKIMOTO Shin-ichi
Journal of Radiation Research   56 (suppl 1)    2015   [Refereed]
Lee Wonhoon, Lee Seol-Mae, Kim Chang-Seok, Choi Hong-Soo, Akimoto Shin-Ichi, Lee Kyeong-Yeoll, Lee Gwan-Seok
Florida Entomologist   97(1) 155-161   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Wonhoon Lee, Yerim Lee, Hyojoong Kim, Shin-Ichi Akimoto, and Seunghwan Lee
Journal of Asia Pacific Entomology   17 617-627   2014   [Refereed]
Lee W, Kanbe T, Akimoto S
Zookey   417 37-44   2014   [Refereed]
Muramatsu K, Akimoto S
Ecological Entomology   39 531-538   2014   [Refereed]
Lee Wonhoon, Park Jongsun, Lee Gwan-Seok, Lee Seunghwan, Akimoto Shin-ichi
PLOS ONE   8(5)    May 2013   [Refereed]
Assaying Mitochondrial COI Sequences and Their Molecular Studies in Hexapoda, PART I: From 2000 to 2009.
Wonhoon Lee, Jongsun Park, Shin-ichi Akimoto, Sora Kim, Yang-Su Kim,Yerim Lee, Kwang-Ho Kim, Si Hyeock Lee, Yong-Hwan Lee and Seunghwan Lee
Korean Journal of Applied Entomology   52(4) 395-402   2013   [Refereed]
Lee W and Akimoto S
Entomological Science   16 248-251   2013   [Refereed]
Akimoto Shin-ichi, Murakami Taiga
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology   66(11) 1475-1484   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Lee Wonhoon, Koh Sang-Hyun, Il Choi Won, Jung Chan Sik, Kim Il-Kwon, Byun Bong-Kyu, Lee Bong-Woo, Kim Yang-Su, Lim Jongok, Kim Sora, Akimoto Shin-ichi, Lee Seunghwan
Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology   15(3) 363-368   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Ogawa K, Ishikawa A, Kanbe T, Akimoto S, Miura T
Zoomorphology   131 197-207   2012   [Refereed]
Experimental hybridization between X0 and XY chromosome races in the grasshopper Podisma sapporensis Shir. (Orthoptera, Acrididae). I. Cytological analysis of embryo and F1 hybrids
A. G. Bugrov, E. Warchalowska-Sliwa, Y. Sugano and S. Akimoto
Folia Biologica (Krakow)   52(1-2) 39-45   2005   [Refereed]
K. Futami and S. Akimoto
111 1126-1138   2005   [Refereed]
Evolution of sex allocation in the genus Tetraneura (Aphididae: Pemphiginae)
Akimoto, S and Yamaguchi, Y.
Aphids in a New Millennium. Proceedings of the VIth International Symposium on Aphids   201-206   2004   [Refereed]
Kurokawa, T., Yao I., Akimoto, S. and Hasagawa, E.
Molecular Ecology Notes   4 523-524   2004   [Refereed]
Koyama Y., Yao I. and Akimoto S.
Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata   113 35-44   2004   [Refereed]
Experimental hybridisation between X0 and XY chromosome races in the grasshopper Podisma sapporensis Shir. (Orthoptera, Acrididae). I. Cytological analysis of embryos and F1 hybrids.
Bugrov AG, Warchałowska-Sliwa E, Sugano Y, Akimoto S
Folia biologica   52(1-2) 39-45   2004   [Refereed]
Nectar secretion from damaged shoots in Quercus mongolica and exploitation of the response by ants; herbivory by ants
H. Yorozuya and S. Akimoto
Entomological Science   5 275-280   2002   [Refereed]
I. Yao and S. Akimoto
Ecological Entomology   27 745-752   2002   [Refereed]
Yao I, Akimoto SI
Oecologia   128(1) 36-43   Jun 2001   [Refereed]
B chromosomes, translocation between B and autosomes, and C-heterochromatin polymorphism of the grasshopper Podisma sapporensis Shir. (Orthoptera, Acrididae) in Hokkaido, northern Japan
E. Warchalowska-Sliwa, A. G. Bugrov, H. Tatsuta and S. Akimoto
Folia biologica (Krakow)   49 63-75   2001   [Refereed]
Allometric patterns ofr heads and genitalia in the stag beetle Lucanus maculifemoratus (Coleoptera: Lucanidae)
H. Tatsuta and K. Mizota and S. Akimoto.
Annals of the Entomological Society of America   94 462-466   2001   [Refereed]
Distribution pattern of the XO/XX and neo-XY/neo-XX chromosomal races of the brachypterous grasshopper Podisma sapporensis (Orthoptera: Acrididae) in Hokkaido, northern Japan
A. G. Bugrov, E. Warchalowska-Sliwa, H. Tatsuta, E. A. Perepelov and S. Akimoto
Entomological Science   3(4) 693-699   2000   [Refereed]
Costs and benefits of ant attendance to the drepanosiphid aphid, Tuberculatus quercicola
I. Yao, H. Shibao and S. Akimoto.
Oikos   89 3-10   2000   [Refereed]
Ecological factors promoting the evolution of colony defense in aphids : computer simulations
Akimoto, S.
Insectes Sociaux   43 1-15   1996   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

insect-plant interactions Genetic differentiation of local populations Speciation in aphids Taxonomy of aphids