OWADA Mamoru

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OWADA Mamoru
National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo
Department of Zoology
Job title
Doctor of Agriculture(Osaka Prefecture University), Doctor of Agriculture(Osaka Prefecture University)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Department of Zoology, The National Science Museum


Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Osaka Prefecture University
Faculty of Agriculture, Shinshu University


Notes on Eterusia watanabei Inoue, stat. nov. (Zygaenidae-Chalcosiinae), endemic to Tsushima, western Japan
Japanese Journal of Entomology   60(2) 401-408   1992
Synonymic notes on the herminiine moths(Noctuidae) of Japan, with descriptions of three new species
Tinea   13(18) 183-203   1992
The chalcosiine moths of Agalope(Lepidoptera, Zygaenidae) from Taiwan, with notes on allied genera
Japanese Journal of Entomology   60(1) 85-95   1992
Notes on the herminiine moths of Megaloctena(Noctuidae) from Japan and Taiwan, with description of a new species
Tinea   13(9) 71-84   1991
Notes on geographical forms of the chalcosiine moth Eterusia aedea(Lepidoptera, Zygaenidae)
Memoirs of the National Science Museum, Tokyo   22,197-214    1989

Books etc

A Taxonomic Study on the Subfamily Herminiinae of Japan(Lepidoptera, Noctuidae)
National Science Museum, Tokyo   1987   
Moths of Japan, Southeast Asia and the Himalayas
Introduction to Nature, National Science Museum   1993   
Moths of Japan
Kodansha   1982   
Larvae of Larger Moths in Japan
Kodansha   1987   
Two new geographic forms of the Snow Underwing(Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). Entomological Papers Presented to Kurosawa on the Occasion of his Retirement.


Biogeographic Study of Southern Asia in Relation to the Origin of Japanese Fauna
1979 - 1984
Studies of the Fauna of Warm Temperate Forests in Southeast Asia, with Special reference to Animal Speciation
1985 - 1988
Zoogeographic Study on the Derivation and Characteristics of the High Altitude Fauna of Taiwan
1989 - 1991
Invesigation of the insect fauna of northern vietnam-particularly in relation to the Japanese fauma
1994 - 1996
Study on the fauna of the northeastern Indo-chinese Peninsula-in relation to the Japanese fauna
1997 - 1999

Research Grants & Projects

Systematic studies on Asian noctuid moths (Lepidoptera)
Studies on the speciation of zygaenid moths in Taiwan, the Ryukyus and Tsushima