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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 792 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 54 Article
  • 1 Chapter
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

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)
2018
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
Dermaptera
holotypes
Insecta
Madagascar
caves
3 Citations (Scopus)

Independent origins of female penis and its coevolution with male vagina in cave insects (Psocodea: Prionoglarididae)

Yoshizawa, K., Ferreira, R. L., Yao, I., Lienhard, C. & Kamimura, Y., 2018 Nov 21, In : Biology Letters. 14, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psocodea
penis
Penis
vagina
Vagina
7 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical incompatibility caused by modifications of multiple male genital structures using genomic introgression in Drosophila*

Tanaka, K. M., Kamimura, Y. & Takahashi, A., 2018 Nov 1, In : Evolution. 72, 11, p. 2406-2418 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Male Genitalia
Female Genitalia
incompatibility
introgression
male genitalia
2 Citations (Scopus)
Psocodea
caves
genitalia
cave
spermatophore
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

Earwigs from Brazilian caves, with notes on the taxonomic and nomenclatural problems of the Dermaptera (Insecta)

Kamimura, Y. & Ferreira, R. L., 2017 Jan 1, In : ZooKeys. 2017, 713, p. 25-52 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dermaptera
Euborellia
Cavernicola
Insecta
caves
2 Citations (Scopus)

Intimate intimas: positioning of the copulatory organs in mating Drosophila

Mattei, A. L., Kamimura, Y. & Wolfner, M. F., 2017 Nov 1, In : Molecular Reproduction and Development. 84, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophila
1 Citation (Scopus)

Traumatic mating by hand saw-like spines on the internal sac in Pyrrhalta maculicollis (Coleoptera, chrysomelidae, galerucinae)

Matsumura, Y., Suenaga, H., Kamimura, Y. & Gorb, S. N., 2017 Jan 1, In : ZooKeys. 2017, 720, p. 77-89 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pyrrhalta
Chrysomelidae
vagina
hands
animal injuries
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Natural Population Derived from Species Hybridizationin the Drosophila ananassae Species Complexon Penang Island, Malaysia

Sawamura, K., Sato, H., Lee, C. Y., Kamimura, Y. & Matsuda, M., 2016 Oct 1, In : Zoological Science. 33, 5, p. 467-475 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malaysia
Drosophila
reproductive isolation
genetic markers
Y chromosome
1 Citation (Scopus)
Oriental Region
Dermaptera
Insecta
Malaysia
museum
5 Citations (Scopus)
ovovivipary
breakage
genitalia
male genitalia
Dermaptera
4 Citations (Scopus)
female genitalia
coevolution
pouches
male genitalia
Oviposition
3 Citations (Scopus)

The earwig fauna (Insecta: Dermaptera) of Penang Island, Malaysia, with descriptions of two new species

Kamimura, Y., Nishikawa, M. & Lee, C. Y., 2016 Feb 25, In : Zootaxa. 4084, 2, p. 233-257 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dermaptera
Insecta
Malaysia
fauna
new species
2015
14 Citations (Scopus)

Sperm economy between female mating frequency and male ejaculate allocation

Abe, J. & Kamimura, Y., 2015, In : American Naturalist. 185, 3, p. 406-416 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mating frequency
sperm
spermatozoa
allocation
economy
5 Citations (Scopus)

What is indirect cryptic female choice? theoretical considerations and an example from a promiscuous earwig

Kamimura, Y., 2015 Jan 1, Cryptic Female Choice in Arthropods: Patterns, Mechanisms and Prospects. Springer International Publishing, p. 255-283 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

sperm
Spermatozoa
spermatozoa
paternity
earwig
2014
9 Citations (Scopus)

Asymmetric mismatch in strain-specific genital morphology causes increased harm to drosophila females

Masly, J. P. & Kamimura, Y., 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 8, p. 2401-2411 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophila sechellia
genitalia
Drosophila
sexual conflict
introgression
2 Citations (Scopus)

Duplicated female receptacle organs for traumatic insemination in the tropical bed bug Cimex hemipterus: Adaptive variation or malformation?

Kamimura, Y., Mitsumoto, H. & Lee, C. Y., 2014 Feb 19, In : PLoS One. 9, 2, e89265.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cimex hemipterus
Bedbugs
Piercing
Insemination
insemination
23 Citations (Scopus)

Female penis, male vagina, and their correlated evolution in a cave insect

Yoshizawa, K., Ferreira, R. L., Kamimura, Y. & Lienhard, C., 2014 May 5, In : Current Biology. 24, 9, p. 1006-1010 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caves
penis
Penis
vagina
Vagina
8 Citations (Scopus)
Labiduridae
Dermaptera
Penis
mating behavior
Labidura riparia
7 Citations (Scopus)

Inexplicably female-biased sex ratios in Melittobia wasps

Abe, J., Kamimura, Y. & West, S. A., 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 9, p. 2709-2717 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melittobia
Wasps
Sex Ratio
wasp
sex ratio
10 Citations (Scopus)
Dermaptera
Phylogeny
genitalia
Penis
phylogeny
17 Citations (Scopus)
Dermaptera
sexual selection
male genitalia
coevolution
terminology
2013
11 Citations (Scopus)
storage organs
sperm
spermatozoa
copulation
paternity
2012
21 Citations (Scopus)
wounding
female genitalia
Drosophila yakuba
Drosophila
male genitalia
10 Citations (Scopus)

Do female parasitoid wasps recognize and adjust sex ratios to build cooperative relationships?

Abe, J. & Kamimura, Y., 2012 Jul, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 25, 7, p. 1427-1437 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wasp
parasitoid
sex ratio
cooperatives
sex allocation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Genital coupling and copulatory wounding in drosophila teissieri (diptera: Drosophilidae)

Kamimura, Y. & Mitsumoto, H., 2012, In : Canadian Journal of Zoology. 90, 12, p. 1437-1440 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wounding
Drosophilidae
genitalia
Drosophila
male genitalia
21 Citations (Scopus)

Lock-and-key structural isolation between sibling Drosophila species

Kamimura, Y. & Mitsumoto, H., 2012 Apr, In : Entomological Science. 15, 2, p. 197-201 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

genitalia
Drosophila
copulation
male genitalia
leakage
2011
24 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative copulation anatomy of the Drosophila melanogaster species complex (Diptera: Drosophilidae)

Kamimura, Y. & Mitsumoto, H., 2011 Oct, In : Entomological Science. 14, 4, p. 399-410 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophilidae
copulation
species complex
anatomy
genitalia
10 Citations (Scopus)

Does surgical manipulation of drosophila intromittent organs affect insemination success?

Kamimura, Y. & Polak, M., 2011 Mar 22, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 278, 1707, p. 815-816 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insemination
insemination
Drosophila
organ
2 Citations (Scopus)
Functional Laterality
Stochasticity
Genes
Gene
Population
2010
29 Citations (Scopus)
Drosophilidae
Copulation
Drosophila melanogaster
animal injuries
Diptera
19 Citations (Scopus)
Euborellia
Dermaptera
genitalia
asymmetry
insect
2009
16 Citations (Scopus)

Extremely female-biased primary sex ratio and precisely constant male production in a parasitoid wasp Melittobia

Abe, J., Kamimura, Y., Shimada, M. & West, S. A., 2009 Aug, In : Animal Behaviour. 78, 2, p. 515-523 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melittobia
wasp
parasitoid
sex ratio
oviposition
2008
14 Citations (Scopus)

Copulatory wounds in the monandrous ant species Formica japonica (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)

Kamimura, Y., 2008 Feb, In : Insectes Sociaux. 55, 1, p. 51-53 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Formica
animal injuries
ant
Formicidae
Hymenoptera
3 Citations (Scopus)

Origin of the transition from aquatic to terrestrial habits in Nothopsyche caddisflies (Trichoptera: Limnephilidae) based on molecular phytogeny

Hayashi, F., Kamimura, Y. & Nozaki, T., 2008 Mar, In : Zoological Science. 25, 3, p. 255-260 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Limnephilidae
Trichoptera
pupae
life cycle (organisms)
ribosomal RNA
10 Citations (Scopus)

The continuous public goods game and the evolution of cooperative sex ratios

Kamimura, Y., Abe, J. & Ito, H., 2008 May 21, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 252, 2, p. 277-287 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Ratio
cooperatives
sex ratio
Game
Patch
2007
8 Citations (Scopus)
Chelisochidae
Euborellia
Dermaptera
Genitalia
genitalia
15 Citations (Scopus)

Sex ratio schedules in a dynamic game: The effect of competitive asymmetry by male emergence order

Abe, J., Kamimura, Y. & Shimada, M., 2007 Nov, In : Behavioral Ecology. 18, 6, p. 1106-1115 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Ratio
sex ratio
eclosion
asymmetry
Appointments and Schedules
81 Citations (Scopus)

Twin intromittent organs of Drosophila for traumatic insemination

Kamimura, Y., 2007 Aug 22, In : Biology Letters. 3, 4, p. 401-404 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insemination
insemination
Drosophila
Drosophila melanogaster
animal injuries
2006
33 Citations (Scopus)
Labiduridae
Labidura riparia
Dermaptera
penis
Penis
2005
33 Citations (Scopus)
Melittobia
superparasitism
Wasps
Eulophidae
Sex Ratio
27 Citations (Scopus)
Euborellia
Genitalia
paternity
sperm
genitalia
2004
16 Citations (Scopus)
Dermaptera
penis
ribosomal RNA
phylogeny
Chelisochidae
14 Citations (Scopus)
Dermaptera
storage organs
mating behavior
penis
sperm
2003
20 Citations (Scopus)
Euborellia
Dermaptera
sperm
Spermatozoa
spermatozoa
26 Citations (Scopus)
Euborellia
Dermaptera
polyandry
maternal behavior
fecundity