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Laboratory of Taxonomy,
Department of Biology,
Faculty of Science,
Toho University

Miyama2-2-1, Funabashi,
Chiba, 274-8510 Japan

Research Topics

Taxonomy of marine invertebrates, such as ascidians(Subphylum Urochordata: Class Ascidiacea), lancelets (Subphylum Cephalochordata), hemichordates (Phylum Hemichordata), echiurans (Phylum Echiura, sometimes classified as an ingroup of Phylum Annelida: Class Polychaeta), and sipunculans (Phylum Sipuncula), based mainly on morphological information, but, if necessary, also on molecular information as collaborative works with DNA specialists.


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