TUJI Akihiro

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TUJI Akihiro
National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo
Department of Botany, Division of Fungi and Algae
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Jan 2008
Senior curator, Department of Botany, National Museum of Nature and Science

Published Papers

Yasuhide Nakamura, Rei Somiya, Masaru Kanda, Atsushi Yamaguchi, Atsushi Yamaguchi, Akihiro Tuji, Rie S. Hori
Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology   65 923-927   Nov 2018
? 2018 The Author(s) Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology ? 2018 International Society of Protistologists A phaeodarian morphotype, characterized by the feet surrounded with forked pedal spines with anchor-like structures, was collected in the subtr...
Yasuhide Nakamura, Izumi Iwata, Izumi Iwata, Rie S. Hori, Naomi Uchiyama, Akihiro Tuji, Masaki J. Fujita, Daiske Honda, Daiske Honda, Hiroaki Ohfuji
Journal of Structural Biology   204 45-51   Oct 2018
? 2018 Elsevier Inc. Cross-sections were prepared by ultramicrotome (UM) and focused ion beam (FIB) system in order to examine the skeletal structure of ecologically and geologically important shell-bearing protists: phaeodarians and radiolarians....
Akihiro Tuji, Yuko Niiyama
Phycological Research   66 291-299   Oct 2018
? 2018 Japanese Society of Phycology Two new Pseudanabaena species, Pseudanabaena cinerea and Pseudanabaena yagii, were described. Both species are members of taxa that produce 2-methylisoborneol and have a musty odor. P. cinerea was found at the ...
Jaafar Jotheri, Mark Altaweel, Akihiro Tuji, Ryo Anma, Benjamin Pennington, Stephanie Rost, Chikako Watanabe
Quaternary International   483 57-69   Jul 2018
? 2017 Elsevier Ltd and INQUA For decades, it has been unclear as to how the world's first cities, in southern Mesopotamia, not only arose in a fluvial environment but also how this environment changed. This paper seeks to understand the long-term...
Lanlan Zhang, Noritoshi Suzuki, Yasuhide Nakamura, Akihiro Tuji
Marine Micropaleontology   139 1-27   Mar 2018
? 2017 Elsevier B.V. To study the photosynthetic associations of modern radiolarians, we analyzed plankton samples from waters shallower than 200 m at 30 stations in the western North Pacific. A total of 328 taxa, including morphotypes, were ident...

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Taxonomy and ecology of freshwater diatoms