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Kunimatsu Yutaka

クニマツ ユタカ | Kunimatsu Yutaka
Affiliation and department:
Job title: Professor
Homepage URL  (1): http://www.ryukoku.ac.jp/who/detail/342684/
Research field  (1): Physical anthropology
Research keywords  (7): Eastern Eurasia ,  Africa ,  Hominoid ,  Fossil Primates ,  Physical Anthropology ,  Macaca fuscata ,  Nacholapithecus kerioi
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (22):
  • 2018 - 2021 Study on the hominoid fossils, fauna, and paleoenvironments in Thailand
  • 2013 - 2016 Study on the cladogenesis of humans and African apes by excavations of the late Miocene Nakali Formation
  • 2008 - 2011 Analytic Study on African Middle Miocene Hominoid Fossils and Reconstraction of Models of a Common Ancestor of Human and Apes
  • 2006 - 2009 Excavation of Late Miocene hominoid in Nakali, Kenya : Phylogeny, adaptations and paleoenvironment
  • 2006 - 2008 Paleontological Study on Fossil Hominoids in Eurasia
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Papers (57):
  • Handa, N, Nakatsukasa, M, Kunimatsu, Y, Nakaya, H. Additional specimens of Diceros (Perissodactyla, Rhinocerotidae) from the Upper Miocene Nakali Formation in Nakali, central Kenya. Historical Biology. 2019. 31. 2. 262-273
  • Kikuchi, Yasuhiro, Masato Nakatsukasa, Hiroshi Tsujikawa, Yoshihiko Nakano, Yutaka Kunimatsu, Naomichi Ogihara, Daisuke Shimizu, Tomo Takano, Hideo Nakaya, Yoshihiro Sawada, Hidemi Ishida. Sexual dimorphism of body size in an African fossil ape, Nacholapithecus kerioi. Journal of Human Evolution. 2018. 123. 129-140
  • Handa, Naoto, Masato Nakatsukasa, Yutaka Kunimatsu, Hideo Nakaya. Brachypotherium (Perissodactyla, Rhinocerotidae) from the late Miocene of Samburu Hills, Kenya. Geobios. 2018. 51. 5. 391-399
  • Takano, T, Nakatsukasa, M, Kunimatsu, Y, Nakano, Y, Ogihara, N, Ishida, H. Forelimb long bones of Nacholapithecus (KNM-BG 35250) from the middle Miocene in Nachola, northern Kenya. Anthropological Science. 2018. 126. 3. 135-149
  • Takehisa Tsubamoto, Yutaka Kunimatsu, Tetsuya Sakai, Mototaka Saneyoshi, Daisuke Shimizu, Naoki Morimoto, Hideo Nakaya, Masato Nakatsukasa. Listriodontine suid and tragulid artiodactyls (Mammalia) from the upper Miocene Nakali Formation, Kenya. PALEONTOLOGICAL RESEARCH. 2017. 21. 4. 347-357
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MISC (33):
Books (1):
  • Allometry of the nuchal plane in hominoids, and its reduction in relation to bipedalism in hominids.
    In: Topics in Primatology, vol.3 pp.209-220. 1992
Education (3):
  • - 1992 Kyoto University Graduate School of Science
  • - 1988 Kyoto University Faculty of Science
  • - 1988 Kyoto University Faculty of Science
Professional career (1):
  • Doctor of Science (Kyoto University)
Work history (5):
  • 2014/04 - 現在 : Ryukoku University, Faculty of Business Professor
  • 1992 - 現在 : Apr.1992-present:Instructor of Primate Research Institute,,
  • 1993 - -: Apr.1993-Mar.1994:Liaison Office(Nairobi), Japan Society ,
  • for the Promotion of Science (Resident staff),
  • Kyoto University,
Committee career (1):
  • Primatological Society of Japan Editor
Association Membership(s) (3):
Primatological Society of Japan ,  Anthropological Society of Nippon ,  African Society of Japan
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