YUSUKE KONDO

Last Updated :2021/07/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Assistant Professor
E-mail
ykondohiroshima-u.ac.jp
Self-introduction
My research field is the ecology of marine invertebrates, especially jellyfish, and their symbionts.

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Hiroshima University
  • Hiroshima University

Educational Activity

  • 【Bachelor Degree Program】School of Applied Biological Science : Department of Applied Biological Science
  • 【Master's Program】Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life : Division of Integrated Sciences for Life : Program of Bioresource Science
  • 【Doctoral Program】Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life : Division of Integrated Sciences for Life : Program of Bioresource Science

Research Fields

  • Agricultural sciences;Applied aquatic science;Aquatic life science

Research Keywords

  • Cnidaria
  • symbiosis
  • parasitism

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Introduction to Field Sciences
  2. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Seminar in Field Science
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practical Work in Hydrospheric Field ScienceII
  4. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Exercises in Integrative Hydrospheric ScienceI
  5. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice on economic marine invertebrates and seaweeds in the Seto Inland Sea

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Morphological and molecular analyses of Blackfordia sp. (Hydrozoa: Leptothecata) newly discovered in Vietnam, Plankton & Benthos Research, 16(2), 118-128
  2. The cephalothoracic sucker of sea lice (Crustacea: Copepoda: Caligidae): The functional importance of cuticular membrane ultrastructure, Arthropod Structure & Development, 62(101046), 1-24
  3. Piscivory of the Japanese giant box jellyfish Morbakka virulenta, Plankton Benthos Research, 13, 66-74, 2018
  4. Evolutionary transformation of mouthparts from particle-feeding to piercing carnivory in Viper copepods: Review and 3D analyses of a key innovation using advanced imaging techniques, FRONTIERS IN ZOOLOGY, 16(1), 20190822
  5. Global invasion genetics of two parasitic copepods infecting marine bivalves, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9, 20190904
  6. Comparison of animal communities on benthic and drifting brown algae Sargassum horneri in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan, Bulletin of the Hiroshima University Museum, 11, 7-13, 20191225
  7. Ecological study of three hydrozoan species associated with three different nassariid gastropod species in the Seto Inland Sea, Bulletin of the Hiroshima University Museum, 12, 47-56, 2020/12/5
  8. Pontopolycope orientalis sp. nov. (Crustacea: Ostracoda: Polycopidae), the First Report of a Living Species of the Genus from the Indo-Pacific Region, ZOOLOGICAL STUDIES, 59, 20200420