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Curator/Researcher
MINOSHIMA Yûsuke, PhD
Insects

B.Agr. (2008), Tokyo University of Agriculture; MSc (Agriculture) (2010), PhD (Agriculture) (2013), Hokkaido University.





Publications

[Scientific papers (peer-reviewed journal)]
  • Minoshima, Y. N., 2014. The identity of the Japanese species of the genus Paracymus Thomson (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae). Elytra, New Series, 4(1): 143-149.
  • Minoshima, Y., Hayashi, M., Kobayashi, N., Yoshitomi, H., 2013. Larval morphology and phylogenetic position of Horelophopsis hanseni Satæ‹… et Yoshitomi (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae, Horelophopsinae). Systematic Entomology, 38(4): 708-722.
  • Fikáček, M., Minoshima, Y., Vondráček, D., Gunter, N., Leschen, R. A. B., 2013. Morphology of adults and larvae and integrative taxonomy of southern hemisphere genera Tormus and Afrotormus (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 53(1): 75-126. [Open access (PDF)]
  • Minoshima, Y., Iwata, Y., Hayashi, M., 2012. Morphology of the immature stages of Hydrochara libera (Sharp) (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae). Elytra, New Series, 2(2): 285-302.
  • Minoshima, Y., Hayashi, M., 2012. The first instar larva of Hydrobius pauper Sharp (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae). Elytra, New Series, 2(2): 279-284.
  • Minoshima, Y., Hayashi, M., 2012. Larval morphology of Amphiops mater mater Sharp (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Chaetarthriini). Zootaxa, (3351): 47-59. [Post/preprint]
  • Minoshima, Y., Hayashi, M., 2011. Larval morphology of the genus Hydrocassis Fairmaire (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Journal of Natural History, 45(45-46): 2757-2784. [Post/preprint]
  • Minoshima, Y., Hayashi, M., 2011. Larval morphology of the Japanese species of the tribes Acidocerini, Hydrobiusini and Hydrophilini (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 51 (supplementum): 1-118. [Open access]
  • Minoshima, Y., 2009. First record of the hygropetric genus Oocyclus Sharp (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) from Laos, with description of a new species. Zootaxa, (2192): 45-55. [Open access (PDF)]
  • Minoshima, Y., 2009. New record of Coelostoma stultum (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae) from the Daitô Islands, far off Southwest Japan. Elytra, 37(1): 6.
  • Minoshima, Y., Fujiwara, J., 2009. Discovery of the water scavenger beetle genus Megagraphydrus Hansen (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae) from Japan, with description of a new species. Elytra, 37(1): 53-64.
  • Minoshima, Y., Ogata, T., Yoshitomi, H., 2007. New record of Crenitis neglecta (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae) from Kyushu, Japan. Elytra, 35(2) 557-558.
  • Minoshima, Y., 2007. A new record of Copelatus andamanicus (Coleoptera, Dytiscidae) from the Daitô Islands, far off Southwest Japan. Elytra, 35(1): 286.
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