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Dermaptera Agriculture & Biology
genitalia Agriculture & Biology
Euborellia Agriculture & Biology
penis Agriculture & Biology
male genitalia Agriculture & Biology
Penis Medicine & Life Sciences
Drosophila Agriculture & Biology
spermatozoa Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 767 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 54 Article
  • 1 Chapter

A standardized nomenclature and atlas of the male terminalia of Drosophila melanogaster

Rice, G., David, J. R., Kamimura, Y., Masly, J. P., Mcgregor, A. P., Nagy, O., Noselli, S., Nunes, M. D. S., O’Grady, P., Sánchez-Herrero, E., Siegal, M. L., Toda, M. J., Rebeiz, M., Courtier-Orgogozo, V. & Yassin, A., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Fly.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminalia
genitalia
Drosophila melanogaster
terminology
rendering

Fitness advantages of the biased use of paired laterally symmetrical penises in an insect

Kamimura, Y., Yang, C. C. S. & Lee, C. Y., 2019 Jan 1, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 32, 8, p. 844-855 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

penis
fitness
insect
insects
copulation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Why Did a Female Penis Evolve in a Small Group of Cave Insects?

Yoshizawa, K., Ferreira, R. L., Lienhard, C. & Kamimura, Y., 2019 Jun 1, In : BioEssays. 41, 6, 1900005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caves
Penis
Ducts
Insects
Bearings (structural)
4 Citations (Scopus)

A biological switching valve evolved in the female of a sex-role reversed cave insect to receive multiple seminal packages

Yoshizawa, K., Kamimura, Y., Lienhard, C., Ferreira, R. L. & Blanke, A., 2018 Oct 16, In : eLife. 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caves
Insects
Penis
Semen
Canals
2 Citations (Scopus)

An innovative ovipositor for niche exploitation impacts genital coevolution between sexes in a fruit-damaging Drosophila

Muto, L., Kamimura, Y., Tanaka, K. M. & Takahashi, A., 2018 Sep 26, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 285, 1887, 20181635.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ovipositor
coevolution
Male Genitalia
Fruits
genitalia