YOSHITAKE Hiraku

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Name
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Affiliation
National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Section
Kyushu Okinawa Agricultural Research Center, NARO, Division of Agro-Environment Research, Tropical Crop Protection Group
Job title
Senior Researcher
Degree
Ph.D(Kyushu University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2018
 - 
Today
Senior Researcher, Division of Agro-Environment Research, Tropical Crop Protection Group (Itoman), Kyushu Okinawa Agricultural Research Center, NARO
 
Apr 2018
 - 
Sep 2018
Senior Researcher, Division of Agro-Environment Research, Tropical Crop Protection Group (Itoman), Kyushu Okinawa Agricultural Research Center, NARO
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2018
Senior Researcher, Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2015
Senior Researcher, Natural Resources Inventory Center, ational Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2013
Term-fixed Researcher, Natural Resources Inventory Center, National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences
 
Apr 2005
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Mar 2008
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of General Systems Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2002
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Mar 2005
JSPS Research Fellow (DC1), Doctor's course, Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu University
 

Education

 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2005
The doctor's course, Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu University
 
Apr 2000
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Mar 2002
The master's course, Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences, Kyushu University
 
Apr 1996
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Mar 2000
Department of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture
 

Published Papers

 
Pachyrhynchus elenae Rukmane, 2016, a new synonym of Pachyrhynchus phaleratus Waterhouse, 1841 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae).
YOSHITAKE Hiraku, Maurizio Bollino & Franco Sandel
Zootaxa   4585(1) 197-200   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Buprestid beetles (Coleoptera) collected on Kumejima Island in the Okinawa Islands, Ryukyus, Southwest Japan. (In Japanese, with English summary.)
TAMADERA Yutaka, YOSHITAKE Hiraku & NAKAMURA Ryo
Sayabane, New Series   (33) 39-43   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
[Phaeochrous emarginatus emarginatus Castelnau New for Tonakijima Is., Okinawa Pref.] (In Japanese.)
KANEKO Naoki & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (33) 57-58   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Moths collected in 2017 from the Amami Islands, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. (In Japanese, with English summary.)
OSADA Yohei & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Japan Heterocerists' Journal   (288) 318-322   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Chronological change of taxonomic composition of exotic weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) intercepted in import plant quarantine at Narita International Airport. (In Japanese, with English abstract.)
GENKA Masaaki & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Research Bulletin of the Plant Protection Service Japan   (54) 1-47   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Descriptions of the male and female terminalia of two morphologically similar species of the genus Trachys (Coleoptera, Buprestidae), with notes on the taxonomic significance of the structures.
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(2) 329-339   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Two new Doliops (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Lamiinae) from the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & YAMASAKO Junsuke
Elytra, New Series   8(2) 279-287   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Xenysmoderes consularis (Pascoe) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Ceutorhynchinae) on Iejima Is., the Okinawa Isls., central Ryukyus, Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(2) 265-266   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Discovery of Phrissoderes minor (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Baridinae) from Honshu, Japan.
TAKANO Tsutomu, YOSHITAKE Hiraku & GOTO Hideaki
Elytra, New Series   8(2) 263-264   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
A list of Metapocyrtus weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) intercepted at import plant quarantine in Japan, with descriptions of two new species.
GENKA Masaaki & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(2) 249-262   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
A new subspecies of Pachyrhynchus multipunctatus Waterhouse (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) from Cebu Is., the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(2) 245-248   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
[Occurrence of Nerthra macrothorax (Hemiptera: Gelastocoridae) from the Amami Isls.] (In Japanese.)
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & NAGASHIMA Seidai
Gekkan-Mushi   (574) 17-17   Dec 2018
[Ecological notes on Phrissoderes rufitarsis (Roelofs, 1875) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae).] (In Japanese.)
HAYAKAWA Hiroshi, Suetsugu Kenji, TAKANO Tsutomu & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (31) 45-46   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Records of six moths collected on a passenger and cargo ship between Kagoshima proper and Amami-oshima Is., the Amami Islands in the boarding section from Amami-oshima Is. to Takara-jima Is., the Tokara Islands. (In Japanese, with English summary.)
OSADA Yohei & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Japan Heterocerists’ Journal   (287) 297-298   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
A new genus and two new species of the tribe Pachyrhynchini (Coloptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) from the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 5-14   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Pachyrhynchus forsteni Snellen van Vollenhoven (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) on Makian Is., the Maluku Isls., Indonesia.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 17-18   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
A new subspecies of Doliops boholensis Yoshitake et Yamasako (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Lamiinae) from Leyte Is., the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & YAMASAKO Junsuke
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 53-55   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Curculionid weevils (Coleoptera) new to Gajajima Is., the Tokara Isls., North Ryukyus, southwestern Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku, HOSOYA Tadatsugu, TOKI Wataru & KATAYAMA Motoki
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 19-23   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Distribution records of leaf beetles (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) from Tokunoshima Is., the Amami Isls., central Ryukyus, southwestern Japan (I).
SUENAGA Haruki, SHIGETOH Hiroaki & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 103-113   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Leaf beetles (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) new to Gaja-jima Is., the Tokara Isls., North Ryukyus, southwestern Japan.
SHIGETOH Hiroaki, YOSHITAKE Hiraku, HOSOYA Tadatsugu & TOKI Wataru
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 115-117   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Records of twenty-one weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea) collected on Ukejima Is., the Amami Isls., southwestern Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & TSUJI Naomichi
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 25-29   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Pachyrhynchus croesus Oberthuer (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) on Salibabu Is., the Talaud Isls., Indonesia.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 15-16   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Adult feeding records of two Shirahoshizo weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Cryptorhynchinae) on Castanopsis trees (Fagaceae) in the Ryukyus, southwestern Japan.
TSUJI Naomichi & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 33-36   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
A new distributional record and the first host record of Colobodes rotundicollis Morimoto (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) from Kumejima Is., the Okinawa Isls., southwestern Japan.
HONMA Atsushi, TAKASHIMA Fumiya & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 31-32   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Macrosiagon bifasciata (Marseul) (Coleoptera, Ripiphoridae) in the central Ryukyus, Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & Jan Batelka
Elytra, New Series   8(1) 119-121   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
[Records of four Cleridae beetles from the Tokara and Amami Isls.] (In Japanese.)
SAKAI Kaoru & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Gekkan-Mushi   (568) 14-15   Jun 2018
Reexamination of the host plant of Smicronyx madaranus (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Smicronycinae). (In Japanese, with English title.)
HAYAKAWA Hiroshi, FUJII Shinji & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (30) 51-55   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Notes on Pachyrhynchini jewel weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae) and other insects showing remarkable resemblance in color and body pattern characteristics. Supplement 1. (In Japanese, with English title, descriptions & summary.)
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Gekkan-Mushi   (569) 38-44   Jun 2018
[Occurrence of Austrohancockia amamiensis on Kikaijima Is. and Ukejima Is., the Amami Isls., southwestern Japan.] (In Japanese.)
NAKAHARA Naoko & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Gekkan-Mushi   (567) 60-60   May 2018
A record of Larinus griseopilosus Roelofs, 1873 (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) from Tokyo, Japan.] (In Japanese.)
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & GENKA Masaaki
Gekkan-Mushi   (566) 43-44   Apr 2018
Taxonomic study of the East Palaearctic genus Cardipennis Korotyaev (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Ceutorhynchinae).
HUANG Junhao, YOSHITAKE Hiraku, QIN Mei, ZHANG Runzhi & ITO Motomi
Transactions of the American Entomological Society   144(2) 217-238   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Leaf beetles (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) collected in winter on Uke-jima Island, the Amami Islands, central Ryukyus, southwestern Japan. (In Japanese, with English title & summary.)
SHIGETOH Hiroaki & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (29) 17-19   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
[A record of Trachys dilaticeps (Coleoptera, Buprestidae) from Kakeromajima Is., the Amami Isls., southwestern Japan.] (In Japanese.)
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (29) 58-58   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Buprestid beetles collected on Tokunoshima Island, the Ryukyus, Southwest Japan. (In Japanese, with English title & summary.)
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Gekkan-Mushi   (565) 12-17   Mar 2018
[Occurrence of Moechotypa diphysis (Pascoe, 1871) from Ibaraki Pref., Japan.] (In Japanese.)
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & MAKIHARA Hiroshi
Sayabane, New Series   (28) 33-33   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Four Pachyrhynchini weevils exhibiting allopatric convergence in color and markings, with descriptions of three new taxa from Luzon, the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & Sheryl A. YAP
Elytra, New Series   7(2) 331-341   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Hypurus bertrandi (Perris) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Ceutorhynchinae) in the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & Sheryl A. YAP
Elytra, New Series   7(2) 517-518   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Merus (Merus) piceus (Roelofs) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Molytinae) on Okinoerabujima Is., the Amami Isls., Southwestern Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra   7(2) 526-526   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
A new genus and new species of the tribe Pachyrhynchini (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) from the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(2) 519-525   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Habroloma (Parahabroloma) marginicolle (Fairmaire) (Coleoptera, Buprestidae) in Mie Prefecture, Honshu, Japan.
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(2) 409-411   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Hypera postica (Gyllenhal) (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) on Yorojima Is. and Tokunoshima Is., the Amami Isls., Southwestern Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku & TSUJI Naomichi
Elytra, New Series   7(2) 412-412   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Ceutorhynchinae Weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae) Intercepted at the Narita Sub-station, Yokohama Plant Protection Station, Japan.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku, GENKA Masaaki & Enzo COLONELLI
Elytra, New Series   7(2) 499-516   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Records of six moth species collected on the passenger and cargo ship between Kagoshima proper and Amami-Oshima Is.
OSADA Yohei & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Japan Heterocerists' Journal   (282) 187-188   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
[Three longicorn beetles new for Kamikoshikishima Is., Koshikishima Isls.] (In Japanese.)
MAKIHARA Hiroshi & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (27) 32-33   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Two new Pachyrhynchus jewel weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) from Northeast Luzon, the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Special Bulletin of the Coleopterological Society of Japan   (1) 299-305   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
[An additional record of Chalcophora japonica (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) from Tairajima Is., the Tokara Islands.] (In Japanese.)
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Gekkan-Mushi   (556) 53-53   Jun 2017
Notes on Pachyrhynchus jewel weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) from the Papuan region.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(1) 241-246   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Six new taxa and a new synonym of the genus Pachyrhynchus Germar (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae) from the Philippines.
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(1) 247-263   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Baris scolopacea Germar in the Daito Islands, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan (Coleoptera, Curculionidae).
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(1) 264-264   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
A new record of Chrysodema (Cyalithoides) eximia berliozi (Coleoptera, Buprestidae) from Ludao Is., Taiwan.
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(1) 127-128   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Occurrence of Agrilus shibatai Y.Kurosawa (Coleoptera, Buprestidae) in Taiwan.
TAMADERA Yutaka & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Elytra, New Series   7(1) 129-130   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Records of heteropteran and auchenorrhyncan bugs collected on the "Ferry Toshima". (In Japanese, with English title.)
ISHIKAWA Tadashi & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Rostria   (61) 34-36   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Macrocyrtus imomzodai Barševskis, 2016, a new synonym of Metapocyrtus (Orthocyrtus) orbiferoides Schultze, 1918 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae).
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Zootaxa   4254(3) 375-376   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
[A record of Chrysodema lewisii (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) from Yorojima Is., the Amami Islands.] (In Japanese.)
TAMADERA Yutake & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Sayabane, New Series   (25) 56-56   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Notes on Pachyrhynchini jewel weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae) and other insects showing remarkable resemblance in color and body pattern characteristics. (In Japanese, with English title, descriptions & summary.)
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
Gekkan-Mushi   (553) 22-40   Mar 2017

Misc

 
[Distributional notes on weevils of Fukushima Prefecture, Honshu, Japan..]
SAITO Shuji & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
InsecTOHOKU   (47) 13-15   Jan 2019
[Records of Bagous picturatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from Tohoku District, Japan.] (In Japanese.)
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
InsecTOHOKU   (42) 22-23   Oct 2017

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Towards the establishment of methods for identifying Japanese populations of the sweetpotato weevil. [Invited]
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
The 96th Meeting of the Association for Plant Protection of Kyushu   7 Nov 2018   
Notes on some Lytheraceae weeds in paddy rice fields and Nanophyes weevils (Coleoptera, Nanophyidae) associated with them.
HAYAKAWA Hiroshi, UCHINO Akira & YOSHITAKE Hiraku
The 57th Annual Meeting of the Weed Science Society of Japan   15 Apr 2018   
Pachyrhynchini weevils and other insects showing convergent color and body pattern characteristics. [Invited]
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
AIST Bioproduction Research Institute Seminar   13 Oct 2017   
Pachyrhynchini weevils and other insects showing convergent color and body pattern characteristics. [Invited]
YOSHITAKE Hiraku
77th Annual meeting of the Entomological Society of Japan.   2 Sep 2017