出版物

『A Handbook of Environmental Toxicology: Human Disorders and Ecotoxicology. 』

Edited:D’Mello JPF.  CAB International, 2020. ISBN:978-1786394675
●Otaki JM「Fukushima nuclear accident: potential health effects inferred from butterfly and human cases.」497-514.

『Low-Dose Radiation Effects on Animals and Ecosystems 』

Edited:Fukumoto M.  Springer, 2020. ISBN:978-9811382178
●Otaki JM「The pale grass blue butterfly as an indicator for the biological effect of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident.」239-247.

『Computational Biology and Chemistry.』

Edited:Behzadi P.  IntechOpen, 2020. ISBN:978-1-78985-691-0
●Endo S, Motomura K, Tsuhako M, Kakazu Y, Nakamura M, Otaki JM「Search for human-specific proteins based on availability scores of short constituent sequences: Identification of a WRWSH protein in human testis.」239-247.

『New Trends in Nuclear Science.』

Edited:Awwad N.  IntechOpen, 2018. ISBN: 978-1-78984-657-7
●Otaki JM「Understanding low-dose exposure and field effects to resolve the field-laboratory paradox: Multifaceted biological effects from the Fukushima nuclear accident.」64-51.

『Diversity and Evolution of Butterfly Wing Patterns.』

Edited:Sekimura T, Nijhout H.  Springer, 2017. ISBN:978-981-10-4956-9
●Otaki JM「Self-similarity, distortion waves, and the essence of morphogenesis: a generalized view of color pattern formation in butterfly wings.」119-152.

『Lepidoptera.』

Edited:Perveen FK.  InTech, 2017. ISBN:978-953-51-3660-6
●Iwasaki M, Otaki JM.「Synergistic damage response of the double-focus eyespot in the hindwing of the peacock pansy butterfly.」65-82.

『Lepidoptera.』

Edited:Perveen FK.  InTech, 2017. ISBN:978-953-51-3660-6
●Otaki JM.「Contact-mediated eyespot color-pattern changes in the peacock pansy butterfly: contributions of mechanical force and extracellular matrix to morphogenic signal propagation.」83-102.

『チョウの斑紋多様性と進化』

監修:関村利朗、藤原晴彦、大瀧丈二.  海游舎, 2017. ISBN:978-4905930594
●大瀧丈二「自己相似、歪曲波、そして形態形成の本質:チョウの翅の色模様形成の一般原理」136-178.

『「福島原発事故による周辺生物への影響に関する専門研究会」報告書』

編集:今中哲二, 福本学.  京都大学原子炉実験所, 2016. ISSN 1342-0852.
●平良渉「汚染地域におけるヤマトシジミの調査」32-41.
●阪内香「ヤマトシジミの被曝実験」42-48.

『Nature in the Ryukyu Archipelago』

Edited:Fujita K, Arakaki T, Denda T, Hidaka M, Hirose E, Reimer JD.  Faculty of Science, University of the Ryukyus, 2015.
ISBN:978-4-9908607-0-7-C0040(print),978-4-9908607-1-4-C0040(PDF)
●「Diversity of butterflies and environmental issues in the Ryukyu Archpelago」78-83.

『琉球列島の自然講座』

編集:琉球大学理学部「琉球列島の自然講座」編集委員会.  ボーダーインク, 2015. ISBN:978-4-89982-272-1-C0040
●「2-4 琉球列島には色々な種類のチョウがいる」100-107.

『香り分子で生物学を旅する』

大瀧丈二 著.  フレグランスジャーナル, 2009.

『現代生物学の基礎原理 要点集』

大瀧丈二 著.  大学教育出版, 2008.

『現代生物学の基礎原理 15講』

大瀧丈二 著.  大学教育出版, 2006.

『嗅覚系の分子神経生物学』

大瀧丈二 著.  フレグランスジャーナル, 2005.

発表論文リスト

2021

Nutrient imbalance of the host plant for larvae of the pale grass blue butterfly may mediate the field effect of low-dose radiation exposure in Fukushima: Dose-Dependent Changes in the Sodium Content. Sakauchi K, Taira W, Toki M, Tsuhako M, Umetsu K, and Otaki JM. Insects 2021, 12(2), 149.

2020

Dispersibility of the pale grass bulue butterfly Zizeeria maha (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) reveraled by one-individual tracking in the field: quantitative comparisons between subspeices and between sexes. Hiyama A and Otaki JM. Insects 2020, 11(2), 122.

The pale grass blue butterfly in ex-evacuation zones 5.5 years after the Fukushima nuclear accident: Contributions of initial high-dose exposure to transgenerational effects. Sakauchi K, Taira W, Hiyama A, Imanaka T, Otaki JM. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 2020, 23(1), 242-252.

2019

Overwintering states of the pale grass blue butterfly Zizeeria maha (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) at the time of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident in March 2011 Sakauchi K, Taira W, Toki M, Iraha Y, Otaki JM. Insects 2019, 10:E389.

Tolerance of high oral doses of nonradioactive and radioactive caesium chloride in the pale grass blue butterfly Zizeeria maha. Gurung RD, Taira W, Sakauchi K, Iwata M, Hiyama A, Otaki JM. Insects 2019, 10:E290.

Insights into eyespot color-pattern formation mechanisms from color gradients, boundary scales, and rudimentary eyespots in butterfly wings. Iwata M, Otaki JM. Journal of Insect Physiology 2019, 114:68-82.

Real-time in vivo imaging of the developing pupal wing tissues in the pale grass blue butterfly Zizeeria maha: establishing the lycaenid system for multiscale bioimaging. Hirata K, Otaki JM. Journal of Imaging 2019, 5:E42.

Developmental and hemocytological effects of ingesting Fukushima’s radiocesium on the cabbage white butterfly Pieris rapae. Taira W, Toki M, Kakinoharna K, Sakauchi K, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2019, 9:2625.

Transgenerational effects of historic radiation dose in pale grass blue butterflies around Fukushima following the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant meltdown accident. Hancock S, Vo NTK, Omar-Nazir L, Batlle JVI, Otaki JM, Hiyama A, Byun SH, Seymour CB, Mothersill C. Environmental Research 2019, 168:230-240.

2018

Current status of the blue butterfly in Fukushima research. Otaki JM, Taira W. Journal of Heredity 2018, 109(2):178-187.

Robustness and radiation resistance of the pale grass blue butterfly from radioactively contaminated areas: a possible case of adaptive evolution. Nohara C, Hiyama A, Taira W, Otaki JM. Journal of Heredity 2018, 109(2):188-198.

Sampling efficiency of the pale grass blue butterfly Zizeeria maha (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae): A versatile indicator species for environmental risk assessment in Japan. Hiyama A, Taira W, Sakauchi K, Otaki JM. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 2018, 21(2):609-615.

Rearing the African grass blue butterfly Zizeeria knysna: Toward the establishment of a bio-indicator in African countries. Iwata M, Matsumoto-Oda A, Otaki JM. African Study Monographs 2018, 39(2):69-81.

Developmental dynamics of butterfly wings: real-time in vivo whole-wing imaging of twelve butterfly species. Iwata M, Tsutsumi M, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2018, 8(1):16848.

Long-range effects of wing physical damage and distortion on eyespot color patterns in the hindwing of the blue pansy butterfly Junonia orithya. Otaki JM. Insects 2018, 9(4):E195.

日本産チョウ類における季節変異を有する種の割合とその傾向. 檜山充樹,大瀧丈二. 蝶と蛾 2018, 69(2):53-65.

2017

Butterfly eyespot organiser: in vivo imaging of the prospective focal cells in pupal wing tissues. Iwasaki M, Ohno Y, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2017, 7:40705.

Geographical distribution of morphological abnormalities and wing color pattern modifications of the pale grass blue butterfly in northeastern Japan. Hiyama A, Taira W, Iwasaki M, Sakauchi K, Gurung R, Otaki JM. Entomological Science 2017, 20:100-110.

Species-dependent microarchitectural traits of iridescent scales in the triad taxa of Ornithoptera birdwing butterflies. Kazama M, Ichinei M, Endo S, Iwata M, Hino A, Otaki JM. Entomological Science 2017, 20:255-269.

Morphological abnormality rate of the pale grass blue butterfly Zizeeria maha (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) in southwestern Japan: A reference data set for environmental monitoring. Hiyama A, Taira W, Iwasaki M, Sakauchi K, Iwata M, Otaki JM. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 2017, 20:1333-1339.

2016

Geographical distribution of morphological abnormalities and wing color pattern modifications of the pale grass blue butterfly in northeastern Japan Hiyama A, Taira W, Iwasaki M, Sakauchi K, Gurung R, Otaki JM. Entomological Science 2016, 20:100-110.

Fukushima’s lessons from the blue butterfly: A risk assessment of the human living environment in the post-Fukushima era. Otaki JM. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 2016, 12:667-672.

Focusing on butterfly eyespot focus: uncoupling of white spots from eyespot bodies in nymphalid butterflies. Iwata M, Otaki JM.SpringerPlus 2016, 5:1287.

Comparative morphological analysis of the immature stages of the grass blue butterflies Zizeeria and Zizina (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Gurung RD, Iwata M, Hiyama A, Taira W, Degnan B, Degnan S, Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2016, 33:384-400.

Addressing ecological effects of radiation on populations and ecosystems to improve protection of the environment against radiation: Agreed statements from a Consensus Symposium. Brechignac F, Oughton D, Mays C, Barnthouse L, Beasley JC, Bonisoli-Alquati A, Bradshaw C, Brown J, Dray S, Geras’kin S, Glenn T, Higley K, Ishida K, Kapustka L, Kautsky U, Kuhne W, Lynch M, Mappes T, Mihok S, Moller AP, Mothersill C, Mousseau TA, Otaki JM, Pryakhin E, Rhodes Jr OE, Salbu B, Strand P, Tsukada H. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 2016, 158-159:21-29.

Distal-less induces elemental color patterns in Junonia butterfly wings. Dhungel B, Ohno Y, Matayoshi R, Iwasaki M, Taira W, Adhikari, K, Gurung R, Otaki JM. Zoological Letters 2016, 2:4.

A single-wing removal method to assess correspondence between gene expression and phenotype in butterflies: the case of Distal-less. Adhikari K, Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2016, 33: 13-20.

Butterfly wings are three-dimensional: pupal cuticle focal spots and their associated structures in Junonia butterflies. Taira W, Otaki JM. PLoS One 2016, 11: e0146348.

Spatial patterns of correlated scale size and scale color in relation to color pattern elements in butterfly wings. Iwata M, Otaki JM. Journal of Insect Physiology 2016, 85: 32-45.

2015

Ingestional and transgenerational effects of the Fukushima nuclear accident on the pale grass blue butterfly. Taira W, Otaki JM. Journal of Radiation Research 2015, 56 Suppl 1: i2-i18.

Body size distributions of the pale grass blue butterfly in Japan: Size rules and the status of the Fukushima population. Taira W, Iwasaki M, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2015, 5: 12351.

Live cell imaging of butterfly pupal and larval wings in vivo. Ohno Y and Otaki JM. PLoS One 2015, 10: e128332.

The lycaenid central symmetry system: Color pattern analysis of the pale grass blue butterfly Zizeeria maha. Iwata M, Taira W, Hiyama A, Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2015, 32: 233-239.

Spontaneous long-range calcium waves in developing butterfly wings. Ohno Y, Otaki JM. BMC Developmental Biology 2015, 15: 17.

Spatiotemporal abnormality dynamics of the pale grass blue butterfly: three years of monitoring (2011-2013) after the Fukushima nuclear accident. Hiyama A, Taira W, Nohara C, Iwasaki M, Kinjo S, Iwata M, Otaki JM. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2015, 15: 15.

Understanding Fukushima through butterfly biology: academic freedom for scientists and the public. Otaki JM. The Winnower 2015 March 31.

2014

Ingestion of Radioactively Contaminated Diets for Two Generations in the Pale Grass Blue Butterfly. Nohara C, Taira W, Hiyama A, Tanahara A, Takatsuji T, Otaki JM. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2014, 14: 193.

Fukushima's biological impacts: the case of the pale grass blue butterfly. Taira W, Nohara C, Hiyama A, Otaki JM.journal of heredity$nbsp;2014, 105 (5):710-722.

The biological impacts of ingested radioactive materials on the pale grass blue butterfly. Nohara C, Hiyama A, Taira W, Tanahara A, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2014, 15;4:4946.

Real-time in vivo imaging of butterfly wing development: revealing the cellular dynamics of the pupal wing tissue. Iwata M, Ohno Y, Otaki JM. PLoS One 2014, 21;9(2):e89500.

Estimation of β-ray dose in air and soil from Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant accident. Endo S, Tanaka K, Kajimoto T, Thanh NT, Otaki JM, Imanaka T.  Journal of Radiation Research 2014, 55(3):476-83.

2013

The Fukushima nuclear accident and the pale grass blue butterfly: evaluating biological effects of long-term low-dose exposures. Hiyama A, Nohara C,Taira W, Kinjo S, Iwata M, Otaki JM.  BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13: 168.

System-dependent regulations of colour-pattern development: a mutagenesis study of the pale grass blue butterfly. Iwata M, Hiyama A, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports2013, 3, Article number: 2379.

Larval temperature experience determines sensitivity to cold-shock-induced wing color pattern changes in the blue pansy butterfly Junonia orithya. Dhungel B, Otaki JM. Journal of Therma Biology 2013, 38:427-433

Baculovirus-mediated gene transfer in butterfly wings in vivo: an efficient expression system with an anti-gp64 antibody. Dhungel B, Ohno Y, Matayoshi R, Otaki JM. BMC Biotechnology 2013, 13:27.

A frequency-based linguistic approach to protein decoding and design: Simple concepts, diverse applications, and the SCS Package. Motomura K, Nakamura M, Otaki JM. COMPUTATIONAL and STRUCTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL.2013, 6(5).

2012

Word Decoding of Protein Amino Acid Sequences with Availability Analysis: A Linguistic Approach. Motomura K, Fujita T, Tsutsumi M, Kikuzato S, Nakamura M, Otaki JM. PLoS One2012, 7(11):e50039.

Color pattern analysis of nymphalid butterfly wings:revision of the nymphalid groundplan. Otaki JM. Zoological Science2012, 29(9):568-76.

The biological impacts of the Fukushima nuclear accident on the pale grass blue butterfly. Hiyama A, Nohara C, Kinjo S, Taira W, Gima S, Tanahara A, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2012, 2:570.Epub 2012 Aug 9.

アカタテハの実験ケージ内での交尾 金城聖良, 平良渉, 檜山充樹, 大瀧丈二. Butterflies.2012, 60. 52-54.

Structural analysis of eyespots: dynamics of morphogenic signals that govern elemental positions in butterfly wings. OtakiJM.BMC Systems Biology 2012, 13;6:17.

Eyespot colour pattern determination by serial induction in fish: Mechanistic convergence with butterfly eyespots. Ohno Y, Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2012, 2:290. Epub 2012 Feb 28.

Color-pattern evolution in response to environmental stress in butterflies. Hiyama A, Taira W, Otaki JM. Frontiers in Genetics. 2012, 3:15. 312-321. Epub 2012 Feb 6.

2011

Generation of butterfly wing eyespot patterns: a model for morphological determination of eyespot and parafocal element. Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2011,28(11):817-27.

Artificially induced changes of butterfly wing colour patterns: dynamic signal interactions in eyespot development. Otaki JM. Scientific Reports 2011, 1:111. Epub 2011 Oct 10.

Heat-shock-induced color-pattern changes of the blue pansy butterfly Junonia orithya: Physiological and evolutionary implications. Mahdi S.H.A, Yamasaki H, Otaki JM. Journal of Thermal Biology2011, 36: 6.

Color-pattern analysis of eyespots in butterfly wings: a critical examination of morphogen gradient models. Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2011, 28(6):403-13.

Parallel and antiparallel β-strands differ in amino acid composition and availability of short constituent sequences.Tsutsumi M, Otaki JM. Journal of Chemical Information Modeling 2011, 27;51(6):1457-64. Epub 2011 May 11.

2010

Immunohistochemical detection of olfactory-specific sensory transduction proteins in olfactory neuroblastoma. Matayoshi R, Otaki JM. Neuroscience Research 2011, 69(3):258-62.Epub 2010 Dec 13.

Rearing the pale grass blue Zizeeria maha (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae): Toward the establishment of a lycaenid model system for butterfly physiology and genetics. Hiyama, Atsuki; Iwata, Masaki; Otaki, Joji M. Entomological Science13: 3, 293-302. SEP 2010

Phenotypic plasticity in the range-margin population of the lycaenid butterfly Zizeeria maha. Otaki JM, Hiyama A, Iwata M, Kudo T. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010, 19;10:252.

Secondary structure characterization based on amino acid composition and availability in proteins. Otaki JM, Tsutsumi M, Gotoh T, Yamamoto H. Journal of Chemical Information Modeling 2010, 26;50(4):690-700.

Physiological characterization of the cold-shock-induced humoral factor for wing color-pattern changes in butterflies. Mahdi SH, Gima S, Tomita Y, Yamasaki H, Otaki JM. Journal of Insect Physiology 2010, 56(9):1022-31. Epub 2010 Mar 11.

The proto-oncogene BCL6 promotes survival of olfactory sensory neurons. Otaki JM, Hatano M, Matayoshi R, Tokuhisa T, Yamamoto H. Developmental Neurobiology 2010, 70(6):424-35.

2009

Positional dependence of scale size and shape in butterfly wings: wing-wide phenotypic coordination of color-pattern elements and background. Kusaba K, Otaki JM. Journal of Insect Physiology 2009, 55(2):174-82. Epub 2008 Dec 30.

LLocal pharmacological effects of tungstate on the color-pattern determination of butterfly wings: a possible relationship between the eyespot and parafocal element. Dhungel B, Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2009, 26(11):758-64.

Color-pattern analysis of parafocal elements in butterfly wings. Otaki, Joji M. Entomological Science2009, 12: 1. 74-83. MAR 2009

2008

Physiologically induced color-pattern changes in butterfly wings: mechanistic and evolutionary implications. Otaki JM. Journal of Insect Physiology 2008, 54(7):1099-112. Epub 2008 Jul 1. Review.

Potential implications of availability of short amino acid sequences in proteins: an old and new approach to protein decoding and design. Otaki JM, Gotoh T, Yamamoto H. Biotechnology Annual Review 2008, 14:109-41. Review.

Phenotypic plasticity of wing color patterns revealed by temperature and chemical applications in a nymphalid butterfly Vanessa indica. Otaki, Joji M. Journal of Thermal Biology 33: 2. 128-139. FEB 2008.

2007

Stress-induced color-pattern modifications and evolution of the Painted Lady butterflies Vanessa cardui and Vanessa kershawi. Otaki JM. Zoological Science 2007, 24(8):811-9.

Reversed type of color-pattern modifications of butterfly wings: a physiological mechanism of wing-wide color-pattern determination. Otaki JM. Journal of Insect Physiology 2007, 53(6):526-37. Epub 2007 Feb 27.