Takafumi Nakano


Lab. Syst. Zool. Kyoto Univ.

Publication List

Original Papers

Peer-Reviewed

Submitted

       Jimi, N., Shinji, J., Hookabe, N., Okanishi, M., Woo, S.P. & Nakano, T. A new species of Branchellion (Hirudininea: Piscicolidae) parasitizing the gills of short-tail stingrays (Batoidea: Dasyatidae) from West Pacific Ocean. Zoological Science.

2023

  99. Makino, T., Nakano, T., Okamoto, T. & Hikida, T. 2023. Taxonomic revision and re-description of Ateuchosaurus pellopleurus (Hallowell, 1861) (Reptilia, Squamata, Scincidae) with resurrection of A. okinavensis (Thompson, 1912). Zoosystematics and Evolution, 99(1): 77–91.

  98. Kato, T., Takano, M., Nakano, T. & Shimano, S. 2023. Taxonomic assessment of a threatened large millipede endemic to the southern Ryukyu Islands, Japan: a new species of Spirobolus (Diplopoda: Spirobolida: Spirobolidae) from the Yaeyama Islands. Species Diversity, 28(1): 23–30.

  97. Nakahama, N., Yamasaki, T., Komazawa, M. & Nakano, T. 2023. Integrative approach clarifies the distinct taxonomic account of gryloblattids endemic to Hokkaido, Japan, with a description of two new species (Insecta, Grylloblattodea). Zoologischer Anzeiger, 302: 17–27. [Arctigalloisiana Nakahama et al. and two species-group names established in this article have been available since 18 November 2022]

2022

  96. Sata, N. & Nakano, T. 2022. Molecular analysis of larvae suggests the existence of a second species of Sulcascaris (Nematoda: Anisakidae: Anisakinae) in the Japanese moon scallop (Ylistrum japonicum) from Japanese waters. Parasitology International, 92: 102674.

  95. Jonishi, T. & Nakano, T. 2022. Taxonomic accounts and phylogenetic positions of the Far East Asian centipedes Scolopocryptops elegans and S. curtus (Chilopoda: Scolopendromorpha). Zoological Science, 39(6): 581–593.

  94. Tomikawa, K., Nishimoto, Y., Nakahama, N. & Nakano, T. 2022. A new species of the genus Pseudocrangonyx (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pseudocrangonyctidae) from Yonaguni Island, southwestern Japan, and historical biogeographic insights of pseudocrangonyctids. Zoological Science, 39(5): 489–499.

  93. Nakano, T. 2022. A new sexannulate species of Orobdella (Hirudinea, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae) from Kii-Oshima Island, Japan. Evolutionary Systematics, 6(2): 135–142.

  92. Sawada, N. & Nakano, T. 2022. Insights into sex-related size and shape dimorphism in Semisulcospira niponica (Caenogastropoda: Cerithioidea: Semisulcospiridae). Journal of Molluscan Studies, 88(2): eyac013.

  91. Sugawara, Y., Koike, N. & Nakano, T. 2022. A new species of Cybaeus with short genitalia from central Honshu, Japan (Araneae: Cybaeidae). Acta Arachnologica, 71(1): 27–31.

  90. Sugawara, Y., Ihara, Y. & Nakano, T. 2022. Taxonomic reassessment of Cybaeus communis and Cybaeus maculosus (Araneae: Cybaeidae) from central Honshu, Japan. Species Diversity, 27(1): 53–60.

  89. Kato, T., Umemura, S. & Nakano, T. 2022. A new species of the subterranean millipede genus Antrokoreana Verhoeff, 1938 from the Nanatsuoguchi Mine, central Honshu, Japan, and insights into the phylogenetic position of Antrokoreana (Diplopoda, Julida, Nemasomatidae). Zootaxa, 5105(4): 559–570.

  88. Ito, Y., Nakano, T., Ohara, M., Shimizu, E., Ogawa, Y. & Negishi, K. 2022. Ocular infestation by a juvenile leech, Myxobdella sinanensis in Japan. American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports, 25: 101389.

  87. Sata, N. & Nakano, T. 2022. Insights into the phylogenetic position and phylogeography of the monospecific skink-parasite genus Neoentomelas (Nematoda: Rhabditida: Rhabdiasidae), with special reference to the effects of the reproductive mode on the genetic diversity. Invertebrate Systematics, 36(1): 36–47.

  86. Tomikawa, K., Sasaki, T., Aoyagi, M. & Nakano, T. 2022. Taxonomy and phylogeny of the genus Melita (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Melitidae) from the West Pacific islands, with descriptions of four new species. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 296: 141–160. [Four species-group names established in this article have been available since 28 December 2021]

2021

  85. Sawada, N., Hwang, C.-C., Harl, J. & Nakano, T. 2021. Integrative taxonomy of insular land snails of the genus Sicradiscus Páll-Gergely, 2013 (Gastropoda, Plectopylidae) with description of a new species. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 59(8): 1798–1815.

  84. Sugawara, Y., Ihara, Y. & Nakano, T. 2021. The subterranean spider Cybaeus fujisanus (Araneae: Cybaeidae) revisited: The first description of a male from Mt. Fuji, Japan. Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity, 14(4): 640–644.

  83. Prozorova, L.A. & Nakano, T. 2021. First record of the terrestrial predatory leech, Orobdella kawakatsuorum Richardson, 1975 (Clitellata, Hirudinea, Erpobdelliformes), from Moneron Island, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia. Check List, 17(6): 1487–1491.

  82. Sawada, N., Toyohara, H. & Nakano, T. 2021. A new cleaning method for accurate examination of freshwater gastropod shell specimens covered with iron-rich deposits. Species Diversity, 26(2): 217–224.

  81. Okumura, K.-i., Koike, N. & Nakano, T. 2021. First description of the male of Aeolocoelotes cornutus (Nishikawa, 2009) n. comb. (Araneae, Agelenidae) from Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science, Series A (Zoology), 47(3): 117–122.

  80. Nakano, T. 2021. A new species of Orobdella (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae) from the Tsukuba Mountains in Japan. Soil Organisms, 93(2): 105–113.

  79. Sugawara, Y., Ihara, Y. & Nakano, T. 2021. A new species of Cybaeus L. Koch, 1868 (Araneae, Cybaeidae) with simple genitalia from central Japan is the sister species of C. melanoparvus Kobayashi, 2006 with elongated genitalia. Zoosystematics and Evolution, 97(1): 223–233.

  78. Sawada, N. & Nakano, T. 2021. Revisiting a 135-year-old taxonomic account of the freshwater snail Semisulcospira multigranosa: designating its lectotype and describing a new species of the genus (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Semisulcospiridae). Zoological Studies, 60: 7.

  77. Takahashi, T., Sawada, N. & Nakano, T. 2021. First record of the terrestrial amphipod, Talitroides alluaudi (Chevreux, 1896) (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Brevitalitridae), from Japan. Check List, 17(2):359–363.

  76. Ihara, Y., Koike, N. & Nakano, T. 2021. Integrative taxonomy reveals multiple lineages of the spider genus Cybaeus endemic to the Ryukyu Islands, Japan (Arachnida : Araneae : Cybaeidae). Invertebrate Systematics, 35(2): 216–243.

  75. Takahashi, T., Morino, H., Tomikawa, K., Lai, Y.-T. & Nakano, T. 2021. Molecular phylogenetic position of Minamitalitrus zoltani elucidates a further troglobisation pattern in cave-dwelling terrestrial amphipods (Crustacea: Talitridae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 154: 106984. [Yamatorchestia Takahashi & Morino has been available since 21 October 2020]

2020

  74. Iwaki, T., Sata, N., Hasegawa, H., Matsuo, K., Nakano, T. & Kojima, T. 2020. Ochetosoma kansense (Plagiorchiida: Ochetosomatidae) from native snake species in Japan. Japanese Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 25(4): 129–134. [In Japanese]

  73. Nakano, T., Suzuki, H., Suzuki, N., Kimura, Y., Sato, T., Kamigaichi, H., Tomita, N. & Yamasaki, T. 2020. Host-parasite relationships between seabirds and the haemadipsid leech Chtonobdella palmyrae (Annelida: Clitellata) inhabiting oceanic islands in the Pacific Ocean. Parasitology, 147(14): 1765–1773.

  72. Hagihara, K., Nakano, T. & Tomikawa, K. 2020. A new species of Paramoera (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pontogeneiidae) from an estuary habitat in Hokkaido, Japan. Journal of Natural History, 54(19–20): 1279–1292.

  71. Urbisz, A.Z., Nakano, T. & Świątek, P. 2020. Ovary cord micromorphology in the blood-sucking haemadipsid leech Haemadipsa japonica (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Hirudiniformes). Micron, 138: 102929.

  70. Kambayashi, C., Kurabayashi, A. & Nakano, T. 2020. Topotype-based redescription of the leech Torix tukubana (Hirudinida: Glossiphoniiformes: Glossiphoniidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 133: 59–71.

  69. Sata, N., Takeuchi, H. & Nakano, T. 2020. Description of a new species of Rhabdias (Nematoda: Rhabditida: Rhabdiasidae) from Ishigakijima island, Okinawa, Japan. Species Diversity, 25(2): 171–175.

  68. Matsuda, K., Ihara, Y. & Nakano, T. 2020. Description of a new species of Cybaeus (Araneae: Cybaeidae) from central Honshu, Japan. Species Diversity, 25(2): 145–152.

  67. Lee, C.-W., Nakano, T., Tomikawa, K. & Min, G.-S. 2020. Complete mitochondrial genome of Pseudocrangonyx joolaei (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pseudocrangonyctidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources, 5(3): 3029–3030.

  66. Yonezawa, S., Nakano, T., Nakahama, N., Tomikawa, K. & Isagi, Y. 2020. Environmental DNA reveals cryptic diversity within the subterranean amphipod genus Pseudocrangonyx Akatsuka & Komai, 1922 from central Japan (Amphipoda: Crangonyctoidea: Pseudocrangonyctidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology, 40(4): 479–483.

  65. Makino, T., Okamoto, T., Kurita, K., Nakano, T. & Hikida, T. 2020. Origin and intraspecific diversification of the scincid lizard Ateuchosaurus pellopleurus with implications for historical island biogeography of the Central Ryukyus of Japan. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 288: 1–10.

  64. Jonishi, T. & Nakano, T. 2020. First records of a blind centipede, Cryptops navis Chamberlin, 1930 (Chilopoda, Scolopendromorpha, Cryptopidae), from Japan. Check List, 16(4): 865–869.

  63. Prozorova, L.A. & Nakano, T. 2020. Terrestrial leeches of the genus Orobdella Oka, 1895 (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida) of the Lazovsky Nature Reserve (Primorye Territory, Russia). A. I. Kurentsov’s Annual Memorial Meetings, 31: 23–30. [In Russian]

  62. Morishima, K., Nakano, T. & Aizawa, M. 2020. Sika deer presence affects the host-parasite interface of a Japanese land leech. Ecology and Evolution, 10(12): 6030–6038.

  61. Jeratthitikul, E., Jiranuntskul, P., Nakano, T., Sutcharit, C. & Panha, S. 2020. A new species of buffalo leech in the genus Hirudinaria Whitman, 1886 (Arhynchobdellida, Hirudinidae) from Thailand. ZooKeys, 933: 1–14.

  60. Sata, N., Takeuchi, H. & Nakano, T. 2020. A new species of Rhabdias (Nematoda: Rhabditida: Rhabdiasidae) from Miyakojima island, Okinawa, Japan. Species Diversity, 25(2):117–121.

  59. Sawada, N., Toyohara, H., Miyai, T. & Nakano, T. 2020. Further records of introduced Semisulcospira snails in Japan (Mollusca, Gastropoda): implications for these snails’ correct morphological identification. BioInvasions Records, 9(2): 310–319.

  58. Shimoji, R., Nakano, T. & Tomikawa, K. 2020. A new species of Calliopius (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Calliopiidae) from Japan. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 133: 7–17.

  57. Sata, N. & Nakano, T. 2020. Redescription of Gyrinicola japonica, a tadpole-endoparasitic nematode from Japan, with resurrection of the family Gyrinicolidae (Nematoda: Oxyurina). Zoological Science, 37(1): 70–78.

  56. Lee, C.-W., Tomikawa, K., Nakano, T. & Min, G.-S. 2020. A new species of the genus Pseudocrangonyx (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pseudocrangonyctidae) from Simbok Cave, Korea. Zootaxa, 4731(3): 321–334.

  55. Kajihara, H., Kato, A., Nakano, T. & Lai, Y.-T. 2020. Occurrence of the freshwater heteronemertean Apatronemertes albimaculosa (Nemertea: Pilidiophora) in Taiwan. Taiwania, 65(1): 81–85.

2019

  54. Tomikawa, K., Abe, Y. & Nakano, T. 2019. A new stygobitic species of the genus Pseudocrangonyx (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pseudocrangonyctidae) from central Honshu, Japan. Species Diversity, 24(2): 259–266.

  53. Hanya, G., Morishima, K., Koide, T., Otani, Y., Hongo, S., Honda, T., Okamura, H., Higo, Y., Hattori, M., Kondo, Y., Kurihara, Y., Jin, S., Otake, A., Shiroisihi, I., Takakuwa, T., Yamamoto, H., Suzuki, H., Kajimura, H., Hayakawa, T., Suzuki-Hashido, N. & Nakano, T. 2019. Host selection of haematophagous leeches (Haemadipsa japonica): Implications for iDNA studies. Ecological Research, 34(6): 842–855.

  52. Nakano, T. & Prozorova, L. 2019. A new species of Orobdella (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Orobdellidae) from Primorye Territory, Russian Far East. Journal of Natural History, 53(5–6): 351–364.

  51. Sato, N., Yokoyama, C., Inukai, M., Miyashita, S., Nagase, K., Nakano, T., Iuchi, K. & Hisatomi, H. 2019. Analysis of genetic variation in mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 between Haemadipsa japonica in Japan and land leeches worldwide. Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources, 4(1): 1408–1410.

  50. Kambayashi, C., Kurabayashi, A. & Nakano, T. 2019. Evaluating the ontogenetic external morphology of an ectoparasitic Torix tukubana (Hirudinida: Glossiphoniidae), with records of its new host amphibian species. Parasitology Research, 118(2): 663–666.

  49. Nakamura, Y., Nakano, T., Ota, Y. & Tomikawa, K. 2019. A new species of the genus Elasmopus from Miyako Island, Japan (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Maeridae). Zootaxa, 4544(3): 395–406.

2018

  48. Nakano, T. & Tomikawa, K. 2018. Reassessment of the groundwater amphipod Paramoera relicta synonymizes the genus Relictomoera with Paramoera (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pontogeneiidae). Zoological Science, 35(5): 459–467.

  47. Nakano, T., Eto, K., Nishikawa, K., Hossman, M.Y. & Jeratthitikul, E. 2018. Systematic revision of the Southeast Asian macrophagous leeches, with the description of two new gastrostomobdellid species (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Erpobdelliformes). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 184(1): 1–30.

  46. Tomikawa, K. & Nakano, T. 2018. Two new subterranean species of Pseudocrangonyx Akatsuka & Komai, 1922 (Amphipoda: Crangonyctoidea: Pseudocrangonyctidae), with an insight into groundwater faunal relationships in western Japan. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 38(4): 460–474.

  45. Lee, C.-W., Nakano, T., Tomikawa, K. & Min, G.-S. 2018. The complete mitochondrial genome of Pseudocrangonyx daejeonensis (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pseudocrangonyctidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources, 3(2): 823–824.

  44. Tomikawa, K., Nakano, T., Othman, B.H.R. & Morino, H. 2018. A new species of Brevitalitrus (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Talitridae) from Malaysia. Species Diversity, 23(1): 51–59.

  43. Nakano, T. 2018. A new quadrannulate species of Orobdella (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Orobdellidae) from Kii Peninsula, Japan. Species Diversity, 23(1): 43–49.

  42. Nakano, T., Tomikawa, K., Hou, Z. & Morino, H. 2018. A new landhopper species of Myanmarorchestia (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Talitridae) from Yunnan, China. Journal of Natural History, 52(17–18): 1181–1199.

  41. Narahara-Nakano, Y., Nakano, T. & Tomikawa, K. 2018. Deep-sea amphipod genus Eurythenes from Japan, with a description of a new Eurythenes species from off Hokkaido (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea). Marine Biodiversity, 48(1): 603–620 (Eurythenes aequilatus Narahara-Nakano et al. has been available since 11 July 2017).

  40. Thomson, S.A., Pyle, R.L., Ahyong, S., Alonso-Zarazaga, M., Ammirati, J., Araya, J.F., Ascher, J.S., Audisio, T.L., Azevedo-Santos, V.M., Bailly, N., Baker, W.J., Balke, M., Barclay, M.V.L., Barrett, R.L., Benine, R.C., Bickerstaff, J.R.M., Bouchard, P., Bour, R., Bourgoin, T., Boyko, C.B., Breure, A.S.H., Brothers, D.J., Byng, J.W., Campbell, D., Ceríaco, L.M.P., Cernák, I., Cerretti, P., Chang, C.-H., Cho, S., Copus, J.M., Costello, M.J., Cseh, A., Csuzdi, C., Culham, A., D’Elía, G., d’Udekem d’Acoz, C., Daneliya, M.E., Dekker, R., Dickinson, E.C., Dickinson, T.A., van Dijk, P.P., Dijkstra, K.-D.B., Dima, B., Dmitriev, D.A., Duistermaat, L., Dumbacher, J.P., Eiserhardt, W.L., Ekrem, T., Evenhuis, N.L., Faille, A., Fernández-Triana, J.L., Fiesler, E., Fishbein, M., Fordham, B.G., Freitas, A.V.L., Friol, N.R., Fritz, U., Frøslev, T., Funk, V.A., Gaimari, S.D., Garbino, G.S.T., Garraffoni, A.R.S., Geml, J., Gill, A.C., Gray, A., Grazziotin, F.G., Greenslade, P., Gutiérrez, E.E., Harvey, M.S., Hazevoet, C.J., He, K., He, X., Helfer, S., Helgen, K.M., van Heteren, A.H., Hita Garcia, F., Holstein, N., Horváth, M.K., Hovenkamp, P.H., Hwang, W.S., Hyvönen, J., Islam, M.B., Iverson, J.B., Ivie, M.A., Jaafar, Z., Jackson, M.D., Jayat, J.P., Johnson, N.F., Kaiser, H., Klitgård, B.B., Knapp, D.G., Kojima, J., Kõljalg, U., Kontschán, J., Krell, F.-T., Krisai-Greilhuber, I., Kullander, S., Latella, L., Lattke, J.E., Lencioni, V., Lewis, G.P., Lhano, M.G., Lujan, N.K., Luksenburg, J.A., Mariaux, J., Marinho-Filho, J., Marshall, C.J., Mate, J.F., McDonough, M.M., Michel, E., Miranda, V.F.O., Mitroiu, M.-D., Molinari, J., Monks, S., Moore, A.J., Moratelli, R., Murányi, D., Nakano, T., Nikolaeva, S., Noyes, J., Ohl, M., Oleas, N.H., Orrell, T., Páll-Gergely, B., Pape, T., Papp, V., Parenti, L.R., Patterson, D., Pavlinov, I.Y., Pine, R.H., Poczai, P., Prado, J., Prathapan, D., Rabeler, R.K., Randall, J.E., Rheindt, F.E., Rhodin, A.G.J., Rodríguez, S.M., Rogers, D.C., Roque, F.O., Rowe, K.C., Ruedas, L.A., Salazar-Bravo, J., Salvador, R.B., Sangster, G., Sarmiento, C.E., Schigel, D.S., Schmidt, S., Schueler, F.W., Segers, H., Snow, N., Souza-Dias, P.G.B., Stals, R., Stenroos, S., Stone, R.D., Sturm, C.F., Štys, P., Teta, P., Thomas, D.C., Timm, R.M., Tindall, B.J., Todd, J.A., Triebel, D., Valdecasas, A.G., Vizzini, A., Vorontsova, M.S., de Vos, J.M., Wagner, P., Watling, L., Weakley, A., Welter-Schultes, F., Whitmore, D., Wilding, N., Will, K., Williams, J., Wilson, K., Winston, J.E., Wüster, W., Yanega, D., Yeates, D.K., Zaher, H., Zhang, G., Zhang, Z.-Q. & Zhou, H.-Z. 2018. Taxonomy based on science is necessary for global conservation. PLoS Biology, 16(3): e2005075.

  39. Lee, C.-W., Tomikawa, K., Nakano, T. & Min, G.-S. 2018. A new species of the genus Pseudocrangonyx (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Pseudocrangonyctidae) from Korea. ZooKeys, 735: 27–44.

2017

  38. Okumura, K.-i., Koike, N. & Nakano, T. 2017. Revision of the taxonomic status of two coelotine species (Araneae: Agelenidae) from Japan. Acta Arachnologica, 66(2): 73–78.

  37. Nakano, T. & Lai, Y.-T. 2017. A new quadrannulate species of Orobdella (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Orobdellidae) from Pingtung, Taiwan. Species Diversity, 22(2): 143–150.

  36. Nakano, T., Nakamura, R., Ohtsuka, S., Suzuki, T. & Suzuki, D. 2017. Low genetic diversity in Ozobranchus jantseanus (Hirudinida: Ozobranchidae) in Japan: Possibility of introduction with their host turtles. Parasitology International, 66(6): 798–801.

  35. Nakano, T., Ihara, Y., Kumasaki, Y., Baba, Y.G. & Tomikawa, K. 2017. Evaluation of the systematic status of geographical variations in Arcuphantes hibanus (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae), with descriptions of two new species. Zoological Science, 34(4): 331–344.

  34. Suzuki, Y., Nakano, T., Nguyen, S.T., Nguyen, A.T.T., Morino, H. & Tomikawa, K. 2017. A new landhopper genus and species (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Talitridae) from Annamite Range, Vietnam. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 65: 304–315.

  33. Morii, Y. & Nakano, T. 2017. Citizen science reveals the present range and a potential native predator of the invasive slug Limax maximus Linnæus, 1758 in Hokkaido, Japan. BioInvasions Records, 6(3): 181–186.

  32. Tomikawa, K., Kyono, M., Kuribayashi, K. & Nakano, T. 2017. The enigmatic groundwater amphipod Awacaris kawasawai revisited: synonymisation of the genus Sternomoera, with molecular phylogenetic analyses of Awacaris and Sternomoera species (Crustacea : Amphipoda : Pontogeneiidae). Invertebrate Systematics, 31(2): 125–140.

  31. Matsukami, S., Nakano, T. & Tomikawa, K. 2017. A new species of the genus Nicippe from Japan (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Pardaliscidae). ZooKeys, 668: 33–47.

  30. Nakano, T. 2017. A new species of Orobdella (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Orobdellidae) from Japan reveals the function of the Orobdella gastroporal duct. Zoological Science, 34(2): 161–172.

  29. Tomikawa, K., Nakano, T. & Hanzawa, N. 2017. Two new species of Jesogammarus from Japan (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Anisogammaridae), with comments on the validity of the subgenera Jesogammarus and Annanogammarus. Zoosystematics and Evolution, 93(2): 189–210.

  28. Nakano, T., Tomikawa, K., Sakono, T. & Yoshikawa, N. 2017. Praobdellidae (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida) is not specific only to the mucous-membrane after all: Discovery of a praobdellid leech feeding on the Japanese freshwater crab Geothelphusa dehaani. Parasitology International, 66(3): 210–213.

2016

  27. Nakano, T. & Lai, Y.-T. 2016. First record of Poecilobdella nanjingensis (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Hirudinidae) from Taiwan and its molecular phylogenetic position within the family. Species Diversity, 21(2): 127–134.

  26. Tomikawa, K., Nakano, T., Sato, A., Onodera, Y. & Ohtaka, A. 2016. A molecular phyogeny of Pseudocrangonyx from Japan, including a new subterranean species (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Pseudocrangonyctidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution, 92(2): 187–202.

  25. Tomikawa, K., Tanaka, H. & Nakano, T. 2016. A new species of the rare genus Priscomilitaris from the Seto Inland Sea, Japan (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Priscomilitaridae). ZooKeys, 607: 25–35.

  24. Nakano, T. & Meyer-Rochow, V.B. 2016. First record of Mimobdella japonica (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Salifidae) from Hachijojima island, Izu Islands, Japan, with a comment on the genetic diversity of the species. Species Diversity, 21(1): 49–54.

  23. Nakano, T., Jeratthitikul, E., Nguyen, T.T. & Panha, S. 2016. A new species of the genus Tritetrabdella (Hirudinida: Hirudiniformes: Haemadipsidae) from northern Indochina. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 64: 105–116.

  22. Nakano, T. 2016. Four new species of the genus Orobdella from Shikoku and Awajishima island, Japan (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution, 92(1): 79–102.

  21. Nakano, T. 2016. A new quadrannulate species of Orobdella (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae) from western Honshu, Japan. ZooKeys, 553: 33–51.

2015

  20. Nakano, T. & Nguyen, S.T. 2015. A new predatory leech from Vietnam (Hirudinida : Arhynchobdellida : Salifidae): its phylogenetic position with comments on the classification of the family. Invertebrate Systematics, 29(5): 473–486.

  19. Nakano, T., Dujsebayeva, T. & Nishikawa, K. 2015. First record of Limnatis paluda (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Praobdellidae) from Kazakhstan, with comments on genetic diversity of Limnatis leeches. Biodiversity Data Journal, 3: e5004.

2014

  18. Nakano, T. 2014. A new quadrannulate species of Orobdella (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae) from central Honshu, Japan. ZooKeys, 445: 57–76.

  17. Nakano, T. & Seo, H.-Y. 2014. First record of Orobdella tsushimensis (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Gastrostomobdellidae) from the Korean Peninsula and molecular phylogenetic relationships of the specimens. Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, 30(2): 87–94.

  16. Nakano, T. & Sung, Y.-H. 2014. A new host record for Tritetrabdella taiwana (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Haemadipsidae) from the Asian painted frog Kaloula pulchra (Anura: Microhylidae) in Hong Kong, China, with a taxonomic note on T. taiwana. Comparative Parasitology, 81(1): 125–129.

  15. Nakano, T. & Gongalsky, K. B. 2014. First record of Orobdella kawakatsuorum (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Erpobdelliformes) from Kunashir Island, Kuril Islands. Biodiversity Data Journal, 2: e1058.

2013

  14. Seo, H.-Y., Eun, Y., Park, T.-S., Kim, K.-G., Won, S.-H., Kim, B.-J., Kim, H.-W., Chae, J.-S. & Nakano, T. 2013. First record of blood-feeding terrestrial leech, Haemadipsa rjukjuana Oka, 1910 (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Haemadipsidae) in Korea. Korean Journal of Soil Zoology, 17(1–2): 14–18.

  13. Nakano, T. 2013. First record of Mimobdella japonica (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Salifidae) from Okinawajima island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan, with a description of the specimens from the Ryukyu Islands. Species Diversity, 18(1): 99–103.

2012

  12. Nakano, T. & Seo, H.-Y. 2012. First record of Orobdella tsushimensis (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Orobdellidae) from Korea (Gageodo Island) and its molecular phylogenetic position within the genus. Species Diversity, 17(2): 235–240.

  11. Nakano, T. 2012. Redescription of Orobdella octonaria (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Orobdellidae) with designation of a lectotype. Species Diversity, 17(2): 227–233 (correction for fig. 6, Species Diversity, 18(1): 135).

  10. Yuen, Y.-L. & Nakano, T. 2012. Duttaphrynus melanostictus (Asian common toad). Parasitism. Herpetological Review, 43(3): 461–462.

    9. Nakano, T. & Lai, Y.-T. 2012. A new species of Orobdella (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae) from Taipei, Taiwan. ZooKeys, 207: 49–63.

    8. Nakano, T. 2012. A new sexannulate species of Orobdella (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Orobdellidae) from Yakushima Island, Japan. ZooKeys, 181: 79–93.

    7. Nakano, T., Ramlah, Z. & Hikida, T. 2012. Phylogenetic position of gastrostomobdellid leeches (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Erpobdelliformes) and a new family for the genus Orobdella. Zoologica Scripta, 41(2): 177–185.

    6. Nakano, T. 2012. A new species of Orobdella (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Gastrostomobdellidae) and redescription of O. kawakatsuorum from Hokkaido, Japan with the phylogenetic position of the new species. ZooKeys, 169: 9–30.

2011

    5. Lai, Y.-T., Nakano, T. & Chen, J.-H. 2011. Three species of land leeches from Taiwan, Haemadipsa rjukjuana comb. n., a new record for Haemadipsa picta Moore, and an updated description of Tritetrabdella taiwana (Oka). ZooKeys, 139: 1–22.

    4. Nakano, T. 2011. Redescription of Orobdella ijimai (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Gastrostomobdellidae), and two new species of Orobdella from the Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan. Zootaxa, 2998: 1–15.

    3. Nakano, T. 2011. Holotype redescription of Mimobdella japonica (Hirudinida, Arhynchobdellida, Erpobdelliformes) and taxonomic status of the genus Mimobdella. ZooKeys, 119: 1–10.

    2. Nakano, T. 2011. A new species of Orobdella (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Gastrostomobdellidae) from Tsushima Island, Japan. Species Diversity, 16(1–2): 39–47.

2010

    1. Nakano, T. 2010. A new species of the genus Orobdella (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida: Gastrostomobdellidae) from Kumamoto, Japan, and a redescription of O. whitmani with the designation of the lectotype. Zoological Science, 27(11): 880–887.


Non-Reviewed

2023

    7. Jonishi, T., Sawada, N. & Nakano, T. 2023. Predation by a geophilomorph centipede Strigamia bicolor (Chilopoda: Linotaeniidae) on a land snail Trochochlamys crenulata (Gastropoda: Euconulidae). Edaphologia, (112): 35–36.

2021

    6. Takahashi, T., Sawada, N. & Nakano, T. 2021. Occurrence of the terrestrial amphipod Talitroides alluaudi (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Brevitalitridae) on Amami-oshima Island, Japan. Edaphologia, (109): 33–34.

    5. Kawano, K. & Nakano, T. 2021. Faunistic study of terrestrial and freshwater leeches in Shimane Prefecture, western Honshu, Japan. Bulletin of the Hoshizaki Green Foundation, (24): 81–89. [In Japanese]

2020

    4. Yamane, Y. & Nakano, T. 2020. Rediscovery of syntypes of the earthworm Drawida ofunatoensis (Oligochaeta: Moniligastridae). Edaphologia, (108): 30.

    3. Nishi, M. & Nakano, T. 2020. The Amami terrestrial macrophagous leech Orobdella dolichopharynx (Hirudinida: Orobdellidae) was taken from the nostril of the Otton frog Babina subaspera (Anura: Ranidae). Edaphologia, (106): 25–26.

2018

    2. Fukuyama, I. & Nakano, T. 2018. The Chinese red-headed centipede Scolopendra mutilans (Chilopoda: Scolopendridae) is a predator of the terrestrial macrophagous leech Orobdella whitmani (Hirudinida: Orobdellidae). Edaphologia, (103): 33–34.

2011

    1. Nakano, T. & Itoh, T. 2011. A list of the leech (Clitellata: Hirudinida) collection deposited in the Department of Zoology, The University Museum, The University of Tokyo. The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Material Reports, (90): 85–94.


Nomenclatural Notes

Peer-Reviewed

2022

    9. Jonishi, T. & Nakano, T. 2022. Correct authorships, synonymies, and remarks on the type series of fourteen names of centipedes introduced by Yoshioki Takakuwa in 1934 and Mecistocephalus takakuwai (Chilopoda: Geophilomorpha and Scolopendromorpha). Species Diversity, 27(1): 71–81.

2021

    8. Nakano, T. 2021. The original spelling of the specific name of Cybaeus monticolus (Araneae: Cybaeidae) should be reinstated. Species Diversity, 26(2): 205–206.

2019

    7. Nakano, T. & Lowry, J.K. 2019. The correct authorship of the amphipod genus-group name Quasimodia (Senticaudata: Hyaloidea: Phliantidae). Zootaxa, 4671(3): 449–450.

    6. Kakui, K. & Nakano, T. 2019. On the authorship of the genus-group name Curtipleon (Crustacea: Tanaidacea: Metapseudidae). Species Diversity, 24(2): 179–180.

    5. Lowry, J.K., Myers, A.A. & Nakano, T. Replacement names for four preoccupied talitrid genus-group names proposed by Lowry & Myers in 2019 (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Senticaudata). Zootaxa, 4615(2): 395–396.

2018

    4. Nakano, T., Tomikawa, K. & Grygier, M.J. 2018. Rediscovered syntypes of Procrangonyx japonicus, with nomenclatural consideration of some crangonyctoidean subterranean amphipods (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Allocrangonyctidae, Niphargidae, Pseudocrangonyctidae). Zootaxa, 4532(1): 86–94.

    3. Urabe, M. & Nakano, T. 2018. Tangenarchopsis, a new replacement name for the preoccupied Tangiopsis (Trematoda: Digenea: Hemiuroidea: Derogenidae). Species Diversity, 23(2): 181–182.

    2. Nakano, T. 2018. Mandatory changes of specific names to agree in gender with Talitriator Methuen, 1913, which is masculine (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Talitridae). Zootaxa, 4483(1): 188–190.

2013

    1. Nakano, T. 2013. Practical instructions for registering nomenclatural data in ZooBank. Taxa, Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology, (34): 54–66. [In Japanese]


Non-Reviewed

2018

    1. Nakano, T. & Grygier, M.J. 2018. [Is your e-work available?: Reivisiting the 2012 amendment to the Code]. Taxa, Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology, (44): 64–68. [In Japanese]


Review Papers & Other Publications

Peer-Reviewed

2017

    3. Nakano, T. 2017. Brief taxonomic review of the family Orobdellidae (Hirudinida: Arhynchobdellida) with a key to the known species. Edaphologia, (100): 19–29. [In Japanese]

    2. Nakano, T. 2017. Diversity of leeches from Japan: recent progress in macrophagous and blood-feeding taxa. Pp. 319–340. In: Motokawa, M. & Kajihara, H. (Eds) Species Diversity of Animals in Japan. Springer Japan, Tokyo.

2010

    1. Nakano, T. 2010. A brief review of morphology of leeches (Hirudinida), with proposing standard Japanese morphological terms. Taxa, Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology, (29): 7–18. [In Japanese]


Non-Reviewed

2022

  12. Nakano, T. 2022. Blood-sucking annelids. Pp. 116–145. In: Asakawa, M. (Ed) Blood-Sucking Animals. Graphic-sha Publishing, Tokyo. [In Japanese]

  11. Tomikawa, K., Sasaki, T. & Nakano, T. 2022. [On the two new species of Melita from the Ogasawara Islands (Arthropoda: Crustacea: Amphipoda)]. Ogasawara Kenkyu Nenpo, (45): 23–28. [In Japanese]

2020

  10. Takigawa, Y., Kato, S., Nakano, T., Nakai, K., Tomikawa, K., Ishiwata, S.-i., Fujita, T., Hosoya, K., Kawase, S., Senou, H., Yoshino, T. & Nishino, M. 2020. The Vega collection at the end of the nineteenth-century survey of Lake Biwa. Pp. 248–257. In: Kawanabe, H., Nishino, M. & Maehata, M. (Eds) Lake Biwa: Interactions between Nature and People, Second Edition. Springer, Cham.

    9. Nakano, T. 2020. Leeches of Lake Biwa. Pp. 143–147. In: Kawanabe, H., Nishino, M. & Maehata, M. (Eds) Lake Biwa: Interactions between Nature and People, Second Edition. Springer, Cham.

    8. Shimano, S. & Nakano, T. 2020. [Suppression and reinstallation of the journal impact factor for the Zootaxa: a status report]. Doro-no-mushi Tsushin, (74): 4–5. [In Japanese]

    7. Editorial Committee of the Species Diversity: Satoshi, S., Nakano, T., Nitta, M., Okanishi, M., Hata, H., Muto, N., Jimi, N., Yamasaki, H. & Ohtsuchi, N. 2020. [Suppression and reinstallation of the journal impact factor for the Zootaxa: a brief report]. Taxa, Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology, (49): 74. [In Japanese]

2019

    6. Govedich, F.R., Moser, W.E., Nakano, T., Bielecki, A., Bain, B.A. & Utevsky, S. 2019. Chapter 12 - Phylum Annelida: Subclass Hirudinida. Pp. 491–507. In: Rogers, D.C. & Thorp, J.H. (Eds) Thorp and Covich’s Freshwater Invertebrates, Fourth Edition. Volume 4: Keys to Palaearctic Fauna. Academic Press, Boston.

2018

    5. Nakano, T. 2018. [Species, scientific names, and higher-rank taxa: animal names and rules regulating the names]. Pp. 46–47. In: The Zoological Society of Japan (Ed) Encyclopedia of Zoology. Maruzen Publishing, Tokyo. [In Japanese]

2016

    4. Nakano, T. 2016. Diversity and phylogeny of predatory leeches (Erpobdelliformes) in Asia. Kaiyo Monthly / Special, (57): 34–38. [In Japanese]

2015

    3. Nakano, T. 2015. Insight into the management of natural history specimens through university as well as research museums in Vietnam. Pp. 109–120. In: Senoo, Y. (Ed) Challenging University Museums: Towards Establishment of Museum Science Connecting Scientific Collection, Human, and Information. The Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto. [In Japanese]

2013

    2. Nakano, T. 2013. Brief review of the leech taxonomy in Japan. Japanese Society for Systematic Parasitology Circular, (30): 1–6. [In Japanese]

    1. Nakano, T. 2013. Diversity of macrophagous leeches in East Asia. Taxa, Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology, (34): 2–10. [In Japanese]