NARA, Masakazu

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NARA, Masakazu
Kochi University
Research and Education Faculty, Natural Science Cluster, Science and Techology Unit
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Published Papers

Rhodoilth-bearing gravelly carbonate sediments on the shelf off Kikai Island, Kagoshima Prefecture
Matsuda, H., Arai, K., Inoue, T., Machiyama, H., Sasaki, K., Iryu, Y., Fujita, K., Humblet, M., Sugihara, K., Nara, M.
Journal of the Sedimentological Society of Japan   69 62-62   2010   [Refereed]
ElsevierPalaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology   252 458-463   2007
The Palaeontological Society of JapanPaleontological Research   11 21-27   2007
ElsevierPalaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology   240 439-452   2006
Japan Association for Quaternary ResearchThe Quaternary Research   44 177-182   2005
High-resolution analytical method for event sedimentation using Rosselia socialis
Palaios   12 489-494   1997
Rosselia socialis: a dwelling structure of a probable terebellid polychaete.
Lethaia   28 171-178   1995


The Rosselia socialis-crowded beds in the middle Pleistocene and sea-level dynamics
The Palaeontological Society of JapanFossils   64 49-53   1998
What is the producer of "trace fossil of Excirolana chiltoni"? -Trace making mechanism of Macaronichnus segregatis
The Palaeontologocal Society of JapanFosslis   56 9-20   1994
Sequence stratigraphy of the Kuburatagi Formation of the Yaeyama Group, Yonaguni-jima island, Okinawa, southwest Japan
The Geological Society of JapanThe Memoirs of the Geological Society of Japan   (45) 208-222   1995
The Sedimentological Society of JapanJournal of the Sedimentological Society of Japan   61 15-25   2005

Conference Activities & Talks

Investigation of an enigmatic trace fossil from the Miocene Taliao Formation, Taiwan
Pan, Y.-Y., Löwemark, L., and Nara, M.
EGU 2018   2018   
Tectonic control on ichnofabrics Examples from the early to middle Miocene fore-arc basin fills of SW Japan
NARA, Masakazu
20th International Sedimentological Congress   2018   
Analyzing the peculiar unknown trace fossil in the Taliao Formation, Taiwan
Pan, Y.-Y., Löwemark, L., and Nara, M.
14th International Ichnofabric Workshop   2017   
Ichnology and palaeoecology of Macaronichnus segregatis degibert
NARA, Masakazu
14th International Ichnofabric Workshop   2017   


Paleoecological and Sedimentological Surveys of the Quaternary Deposits in the Boso Peninsula
Paleoecological and Sedimentological Surveys of the Neogene deposits in the Yaeyama islands

Research Grants & Projects