Masato ITO

Birth: 14 January 1990

Age: 27

 

2017 April~

Postdoctoral researcher Kindai University

Laboratory of Entomology

Faculty of Agriculture, Kindai University

3327-204 Nakamachi, Nara, Nara 631-8505, JAPAN

(Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Ikuo Kandori)

 

E-mail address:

fixsenia[at]hotmail.co.jp

 

INTERESTS

Taxonomy of the Ichneumonid wasps (especially the subfamily Acaenitinae).

Molecular phylogenetics of the Ichneumonid wasps.

Host identify from adult wasp using the genetic analisis.

 

PUBLICATIONS

4) Masato ITO, Kyohei WATANABE & Kaoru MAETO (2014) Revision of the genus Arotes Gravenhorst (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Acaenitinae) from Japan.

Zootaxa. (in press)

 

3) Masato Ito & Kaoru Maeto (2014) Revision of the Genus Yamatarotes Uchida (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Acaenitinae) from Japan. Based on Molphological and Molecular Evidence.

Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology, 20(1): 107-113.  

 

2) Masato Ito, Kyohei Watanabe & Kaoru Maeto (2013) A Review of Metachorischizus unicolor Uchida, 1928, with the First Description of Males (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Acaenitinae).
Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology, 19(1): 181-185.  

 

1) Masato Ito, Kyohei Watanabe & Kaoru Maeto (2012)  

Spilopteron luteum Uchida and S. mucronatus Lee (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Acaenitinae) New to Japan.

Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology, 18(2): 443-446.5) 

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

1) ○Masato ITO, Kyohei WATANABE & Kaoru MAETO. 

Molecular evidence resolves the confusion involving two ichneumonid species of Spilopteron (Hymenoptera) caused by marked geographical color variation.

8th International Congress of Hymenopterists, Cusco, Peru (20-25 July 2014).