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Yoshitaka Yabumoto At the California Academy of Science with a coelacanth specimen.
  Senior Curator/Researcher Yoshitaka Yabumoto (Ph.D.) Fishes  
Research Articles (⇒ all articles)
  • Yabumoto, Y. and T. Uyeno. 2014. How coelacanths survived beyond the Cretaceous extinction? Coelacanth evolution based on fossils and the dissection of extant coelacanth. Iden, 68(3): 245-250, figs. 1-6.(in Japanese)
  • Yabumoto, Y. 2014. Sinamia kukurihime, a new Early Cretaceous amiiform fish from Ishikawa, Japan. Paleontological Research, 18(4): 211-223, figs. 1-8, tabs. 1-2.
  • Berrell, W. R., J. Alvarado-Orteda, Y. Yabumoto, and S. W. Salisbury. 2014. The first record of the ichthyodectiform fish Cladocyclus from eastern Gondwana: A new species from the Lower Cretaceous of Queensland, Australia. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 59(4): 903-920, figs. 1-8, app. 1.
  • Komatsu, T., Y. Miyake, M. Manabe, R. Hirayama, Y. Yabumoto, and T. Tsuihiji. 2014. Stratigraphy, fossils and depositional environments of the Upper Cretaceous Himenoura Group on the Koshikijima islands. Jour. Geol. Soc. Japan, vol. 120, Supplement, pp. 19 -39, figs. 1-19.(in Japanese)
  • Nazarkin, M. V. and Y. Yabumoto. 2015. New fossils of Neogene pricklebacks (Actinopterygii: Stichaeidae) from East Asia. Zoosystematica Rossica, 24(1): 128–137, figs. 1-4.
  • Yabumoto, Y. and P. M. Brito. 2016. A new Triassic coelacanth, Whiteia oishii (Sarcopterygii, Actinistia) from West Timor, Indonesia. Paleontological Research, 20(3): 233–246, figs. 1-13.
  • Yabumoto, Y. 2017. A revision of the amiiform fish genus Sinamia with phylogeny of Sinamiidae. Paleontological Research, 21(1):76–92, figs. 1-13.
  • Yabumoto, Y., S. Ishigaki, and E. Taguchi. 2017. A Miocene scombrid fish tribe Scomberomorini from the Bihoku Group in Niimi, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Kitakyushu, Mus. Nat. Hum. Hist., Ser. A, (15): 5-9, figs. 1-5.
  • Micklich, M., A. F. Bannikov, and Y. Yabumoto. 2017. First record of ponyfishes (Perciformes: Leiognathidae) from the Oligocene of the Grube Unterfeld (“Frauenweiler”) clay pit. Paläontologische Zeitschrift, 91(3): 375–398, figs. 1-10, tabs. 1-3.


Presentations at Scientific Meetings (⇒ all presentations)
  • Yabumoto, Y., S. Ishigaki, and E. Taguchi. 2016. A Miocene scombrid fish tribe Scomberomorini from the Bihoku Group in Niimi, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. The 2016 Annual Meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Japan. Fukui, Jun. 24th – 26th, 2016.
  • Miyata, S. and Y. Yabumoto. 2016. A Miocene cyprinid fish from the Sekigawa Formtion, Atsumi, Yamagata, Japan. The 2016 Annual Meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Japan. Fukui, Jun. 24th – 26th, 2016.
  • Tanaka, M., Y. Yabumoto, and T. Sato. 2016. Scales of Lower Triassic coelacanths from Madagascar. The 2016 Annual Meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Japan. Fukui, Jun. 24th – 26th, 2016.
  • Sakai, Y., M. Manabe, S. Isaji, R. Hirayama, R. Matsumoto, Y. Yabumoto, and A. Matsuoka. 2016. Early Cretaceous biota from the Itsuki Formation of the Tetori Group in the Kuzuryu area, Ono City, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. The 2016 Annual Meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Japan. Fukui, Jun. 24th – 26th, 2016.
  • Iseki, E., K. Fushimi, Y. Yabumoto, S. Ikemoto, and M. Manabe. 2016. An experimental trial of mobile device web-based explanations for exhibits at museums. The 63rd annual conference of Japanese Society for the Science of Design. (BULLETIN OF JSSD 2016).
  • Iseki, E., K. Fushimi, Y. Yabumoto, S. Ikemoto, and M. Manabe. 2016. Study of an exhibition explanation web based on a visual literacy. Visual literacy international symposium “city and visual literacy”. Nagoya University, Oct. 16, 2016.
  • Yabumoto, Y., P. M. Brito, M. Iwata, and Y. Abe. 2017. A Triassic coelacanth from Madagascar deposited in Aquamarine Fukushima. The 166th Regular Meeting. The Palaeontological Society of Japan, Waseda Univ., Jan. 27 – 29, 2017.
  • Miyata, S., Y. Koda, Y. Yanagisawa, Y. Yabumoto S. Tsunoda, T. Kato, H. Ando, Y. Hasegawa. 2017. A Spanish mackerel from the lower Miocene Kamenoo Formation, Kitaibaraki City, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. The 166th Regular Meeting. The Palaeontological Society of Japan, Waseda Univ., Jan. 27–29, 2017.
  • Yabumoto, Y. 2017. Studies of osteichthyan fish fossils deposited in Japanese museums and their potential. Symposium “Studies of fish fossils and their potential”. The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Japan, Kitakyushu Museum of Natural Hisotry and Human History, Jun. 9th – 11th, 2017.
  • Miyata, S., P. M. Brito, Y. Yabumoto, K. Takahashi, and T. Uyeno. 2017. Some new specimens of pycnodontid fish Iemanja palma from Santana Formation (Lower Cretaceous), Araripe Basin, Brazil. The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Japan, Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History and Human History, Jun. 9th – 11th, 2017.
  • Yabumoto, Y., P. M. Brito, and K. Hirose. 2017. An Upper Cretaceous ichthyodectiform fish from Kyushu, Japan. The 7th International Meeting on Mesozoic fishes. Mahasarakham University, Thailand, Aug. 1st – 7th, 2017.
 
Books
  • The Fishes of the Japanese Archipelago. Tokai University Press 1984, 1988. (co–author)
  • Regional Geology of Japan. Part 9 KYUSHU. Kyoritsu Shuppan Co. Ltd. 1992. (co-author) (in Japanese)
  • Ancient Fishes. Pisces Publishers, Co. Ltd., 1995. (co-author) (in Japanese)
  • Encyclopedia of Earth Science. Heibonsha Limited, Publishers, Tokyo, 1996. (co-author) (in Japanese)
  • Biology of the Megamouth Shark. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, 1997. (co–editor) (in English)
  • The Encyclopedia of Animals in Japan. Volume 6: Bony Fishes. Heibonsha Limited, Publishers, Tokyo, 1998. (co-author) (in Japanese)
  • A catalogue of Miocene fishes from Miyanoshita, Tottori Prefecture, Japan. Tottori Prefectural Museum, Tottori, 2000. (co-author) (in Japanese).
  • Animals and plants in the age of Dinosaurs. Shobunsha Publication, Tokyo, 2002. (co-author)(in Japanese)
  • Field giade of freshwater fishes, shrimps and crabs in Kitakyushu, Japan. 2nd Edition. KMNH (in Japanese)
  • A geological field guide of Fukuoka Prefecture. Coronasha, Tokyo, 2004. (co-author)(in Japanese)
  • NEO Pictorial book of fossil animals and plants. Shogakkan, Tokyo, 2004 (co-author)(in Japanese)
  • Morphological Diversity of Fishes. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, 2005. (co–author) (in Japanese)
  • Coelacanths and Brazilian Fish Fossils -Evidence for Continental Drift –. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, 2008. (in Japanese)
  • The Complete Book of Japanese Bitterlings. MPJ, Tokyo, 2009. (co-author)(in Japanese)
  • Encyclopedia of Palaeontology 2nd Edition. Asakurasyoten, Tokyo, 2010. (co-author)(in Japanese)
  • Modern Museology. Fuyoshobo, Tokyo. 2012. (co-author)(in Japanese)
  • NEO Pictorial book of rocks, minerals and fossils. Shogakkan, Tokyo, 2012. (co-author)(in Japanse)
  • NEO Pictorial book of fish. Shogakkan, Tokyo, 2015. (co-author)(in Japanse)
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