Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameSEO, Akihiro
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionProject Researcher
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Year of Birth1972
Academic CareerDepartment of Botany, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University (2002)
Department of Biology, Graduate School of Science, Kagoshima University (1998)
Faculty of Science, Kagoshima University (1996)
Professional CareerResearch Fellow, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (2006)
Postdoctoral Scientist, Kyoto University (2002)
Higher DegreesD.Sc(Kyoto University, 2002)
M.Sc(Kagoshima University, 1998)
Fields of SpecializationPlant Taxonomy
Biogeography
Academic Society MembershipsThe Botanical Society of Japan
The Japanese Society for Plant Systematics
The Society for the Study of Species

 

Papers

【Original Articles】

Iwasaki, T., A. Tono, K. Aoki, A. Seo, N. Murakami 2010,04 Phylogeography of Carpinus japonica Blume and Carpinus tschonoskii Maxim. growing in Japanese deciduous broad-leaved forests, based on chloroplasta DNA variation.. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 61:1-20. (reviewed).

Tsujino, R., N. Fujita, M. Katayama, D. Kawase, K. Matsui, A. Seo, T. Shimamura, Y. Takemon, N. Tsujimura, T. Yumoto, A. Ushimaru 2010 Restoration of floating mat bog vegetation after eutrophication damages by improving water quality in a small pond. . Limnology 11:289-297. (reviewed).

Shinohara, W., Y. Ushio, A. Seo, N. Nakato, M. Kono, H. Kudoh, H. Tobe, and N. Murakami. 2010 Evidence for Hybrid Origin and Segmental Allopolyploidy in Eutetraploid and Aneutetraploid of Lepisorus thunbergianus (Polypodiaceae).. Systematic Botany 35:20-29. (reviewed).

Kawase, D., Y. Tsumura, N. Tomaru, A. Seo, and T. Yumoto 2010 Genetic structure of an endemic Japanese conifer, Sciadopitys verticillata (Sciadopityaceae), by using microsatellite markers.. Journal of Heredity 101:292-297. (reviewed).

Daiju Kawase, Saneyoshi Ueno, Yoshihiko Tsumura, Nobuhiro Tomaru, Akihiro Seo and Takakazu Yumoto 2009,12 Development and characterization of EST-SSR markers for Sciadopitys verticillata (Sciadopityaceae).. Conservation genetics 10:1997-1999. (reviewed).

Riyou Tsujino, Kiyoshi Matsui, Atsushi Ushimaru, Akihiro Seo, Daiju Kawase, Hisami Uchihashi, Kenji Suzuki, Junko Takahashi, Takakazu Yumoto, Yasuhiro Takemon 2007 Invasion of the Mizorogaike Wetland by sika deer, and their effects on vegetation. Japanese Journal of Conservation Ecology 12:20-27. (in Japanese) (reviewed).

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

I. Yoshimori, K. Yoshikawa, and A. Seo. Microsatellite Markers for Avicennia marina.. RIHN Satellite Symposium for IAS International Conference 2010 at Kyoto Keystone Species of Human Subsistence Ecosystems in Arab Societies., December 2011, RHIN, Kyoto.

Akihiro Seo, Kyoko Aoki, Saneyoshi Ueno, Yoshiyuki Tsumura, Noriaki Murakami, Takakazu Yumoto Comarison of genetic structure of Machilus thunbergii and Castanopsis sieboldii in Japan using EST-SSR analysis. The 72th Annual meeting of the Botanical Society of Japan, 2008.09.25-2008.09.27, Kochi University, Kochi.

Akihiro Seo, Wataru Shinohara, Noriaki Murakami, Takakazu Yumoto Geographical pattern of EST-SSR variation of Machilus thunbergii in Japan. The 71th Annual meeting of the Botanical Society of Japan, September 2007, Tokyo University of Science (Noda). (in Japanese)

【Poster Presentation】

D. Kawase, N. Tomaru, Y. Tsumura, A. Seo, and T. Yumoto Population genetic structure of endemic Japanese conifer, Sciadopitys verticillata (Sciadopityaceae).. East Asian Botany: International Symposium 2011., 2011.03.19-2011.03.21, Tsukuba University, Tsukuba.

A. Tono, A. Seo, T. Iwasaki, and N. Murakami. Genetic boundary observed in the component species of deciduous forests in Chugoku and Kinki regions (Japan).. East Asian Botany: International Symposium 2011., 2011.03.19-2011.03.21, Tsukuba University, Tsukuba.

A. Seo, N. Murakami, and T. Yumoto What kind of barrier prevent gene flow between southwestern and northeastern populations of wild plant and animal species in Japan?. East Asian Botany: International Symposium 2011., 2011.03.19-2011.03.21, Tsukuba University, Tsukuba.