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Kindai University
Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Science
Job title
(BLANK)(Kyoto University)

Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyoto University
Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University

Published Papers

Yokoi, T., Idogawa, N., Kandori, I., Nikkeshi, A. and Watanabe, M.
The Science of Nature   104 23-23   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Ikuo Kandori, Kazuko Tsuchihara, Taichi A. Suzuki, Tomoyuki Yokoi, Daniel R. Papaj
PLoS One   10(7) e0131596-e0131596   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Kandori I, Yamaki T
Die Naturwissenschaften   99(9) 705-713   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Yokoi Tomoyuki; Hirooka Takuto; Terada Takeshi; Sugimoto, Shusaku; Tamaru Mayumi; Satoh Sachiko; Kandori Ikuo
Entomological Science   15(2) 250-252   Apr 2012   [Refereed]
KANDORI Ikuo, TAMARU Mayumi, YOKOI Tomoyuki
Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology   54(2) 77-84   2010   [Refereed]
Ikuo Kandori · Toshihiro Hirao · Satoshi Matsunaga · Tsutomu Kurosaki
Oecologia   159(3) 559-569   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Ikuo Kandori, Takafumi Yamaki, Sei-ichi Okuyama, Noboru Sakamoto and Tomoyuki Yokoi
The Journal of Experimental Biology   212(Pt 23) 3810-3816   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Ikuo KANDORI, Masaki YAMADA, Tomoo HONDO and Tuyosi SUGIMOTO
Applied Entomology and Zoology   43(4) 577-583   2008   [Refereed]
Differences in growth and development of the parasitoids Dacnusa nipponica and D. sibirica (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) on the leaf-mining fly Liriomyza trifolii (Diptera: Agromyzidae) compared to various-sized leaf-mining Chromatomyia horticola host...
Ikuo KANDORI, Toshio KIMURA, Hisaaki TSUMUKI and Tuyosi SUGIMOTO
Applied Entomology and Zoology   41(2) 217-226   2006   [Refereed]
Flower visitors and pests of mango in the hothouse
38 19-30   Mar 2005
On elytral color dimorphism of sweet potato weevil, Cylas formicarius (Fabricius), in the Southwest islands, Japan
38 1-7   Mar 2005
Mass production process of Neochrysocharis Formosa as the biological control against Liriomyza trifolii
39 41-54   Mar 2006
Biodiversity of insect pollinators in the Nara Campus of Kinki University
41 77-94   Mar 2008
Researches on Population Ecology   38(2) 225-230   1996   [Refereed]


Butterfly learning during foraging for flowers
Green Age   (535) 12-15   Jul 2018   [Invited]
Flower learning of butterflies, especially the white cabbage butterfly, Pieris rapae
Kontyu to Shizen   51(12) 15-18   Dec 2016   [Invited]
Nectaring behaviour in the cabbage butterfly, ┣DBPieris(/)-┫DB ┣DBrapae(/)-┫DB [1] Learning abilities in visiting flowers.
The Insectarium   35(2月) 16-22   1998
Nectaring behaviour in the cabbage butterfly, ┣DBPieris(/)-┫DB ┣DBrapae(/)-┫DB [2] Behavioural response to artificial nectar guides and its pollination effect.
The Insectarium   35(3月) 16-22   1998
Butterfly's learning in visiting flowers.
Konchu to Shizen   34(1) 4-8   1999

Books etc

Butterfly's learning in visiting flowers-How clever are the butterflies? -

Conference Activities & Talks

Battus philenor larvae use their frontal projections as host plant detectors
Kandori I, Papaj DR
XXIV International Congress of Entomology   Aug 2012   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Ikuo KANDORI
This study examined whether butterflies can learn two modalities, i.e., color and odor, during foraging for flowers. The first experiment revealed that Peris rapae butterflies can learn floral odor by dual conditioning of reward and punishment. Th...
Comparison among flower visiting insects by their pollination ability and their importance as pollinators
Learning ability of butterflies in visiting flowers
Pollination ecology of dandelion, aiming for conservation of native species