Tomoaki Nakanishi, Takemichi Kaneda and Kiyoshi Nakamuta (2016)

Effects of temperature on development and the circannual control of pupation in the carpenter moth, Cossus insularis, under artificial diet rearing. Applied Entomology and Zoology (in press).

Takuma Takanashi, Midori Fukaya, Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Niels Skals and Hiroshi Nishino (2016)

Substrate vibrations mediate behavioral responses via femoral chordotonal organs in a cerambycid beetle. Zoological Letters, 2:18.

Haftay G. Gebreziher and Kiyoshi Nakamuta (2016)

Responses of a predatory bug to a mixture of herbivore-induced plant volatiles form multiple plant species. Arthropod-Plant Interactions,10:429-444.

Haftay G. Gebreziher and Kiyoshi Nakamuta (2016)

A mixture of herbivore-induced plant volatiles from multiple host plant species enhances the attraction of a predatory bug under field-cage conditions. Arthropod-Plant Interactions (doi:10.1007/s11829-016-9452-x).

Hirotsuna Hoshi, Masanori Takabe and Kiyoshi Nakamuta (2016)

Mating disruption of a carpenter moth, Cossus insularis (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) in apple orchards with synthetic sex pheromone and its registration as an agrochemical. Jouranl of Chemical Ecology, 42: 606-611.

Masayuki Hayashi, Masashi Nomura and Kiyoshi Nakamuta (2016)

Efficacy of chemical mimicry by aphid predators depends on aphid-learning by ants. Jouranl of Chemical Ecology, 42:236-239.

Yunfan Zou, Claire E. Rutledge, Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Chris T. Maier, Lawrence M. Hanks, Austin B. Richards, Emerson S. Lacey and Jocelyn G. Millar (2016)

 Identification of a pheromone component and a critical synergist for the invasive beetle Callidiellum rufipenne (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). Environmental Entomology, 45: 216-222.

Masayuki Hayashi, Kiyoshi Nakamuta and Masashi Nomura (2015)
Ants Learn Aphid Species as Mutualistic Partners: Is the Learning Behavior Species-Specific? Journal of Chemical Ecology, 41: 1148-1154.

峯岸啓之、弘中豊、尾崎研一、小野寺賢介、大橋章博、中牟田潔 (2015)

  日本産マイマイガ(チョウ目:ドクガ科)の性フェロモントラップ:ルアーの担持量,トラップ形状と誘殺数の関係、日本応用動物昆虫学会誌 59: 191-194.

Yutaka Narai, Yunfan Zou, Kyoshi Nakamuta, Judith A. Mongold-Diers, Lawrence M. Hanks and Jocelyn G. Millar (2015)

Candidate attractant pheromones of two potentially invasive Asian cerambycid species in the genus Xylotrechus. Journal of Economic Entomology 108(3): 1444-1446.

Masayuki Hayashi, Yasuyuki Choh, Kiyoshi Nakamuta and Masashi Nomura (2014)

Do aphid carcasses on the backs of larvae of green lacewing work as chemical mimicry against aphid-tending ants? Journal of Chemical Ecology 40: 569-576.

Tomoaki Nakanishi, Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Fumiaki Mochizuki and Takehiko Fukumoto (2013)

Mating disruption of the carpenter moth, Cossus insularis (Staudinger) (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) with synthetic sex pheromone in Japanese pear orchards. Journal of Aisa-Pacific Entomology 16:251-255.


ヒメボクトウの羽化消長調査へのフェロモントラップの利用、四国植防 44: 23-27.

Ruilin Tian, Yohei Izumi, Shoji Sonoda, Hideya Yoshida, Takuma Takanashi, Kiyoshi Nakamuta and Hisaaki Tsumuki(2008)

Electroantennographic responses and field attraction to peach fruit odors in the fruit-piercing moth, Oraesia excavata (Butler) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).  Applied Entomolofy and Zoology 43(2): 265-269.

Tadao Gotoh, Supachote Eungwijarnpanya, Samrid Yincharoen, Surachai Choldumrongkul, Kiyoshi Nakamauta, Pornthip Pholwicha, Prasid Piananurak and Chaweewan Hutacharern (2007) 

Emergence, Oviposition and Larval Behaviors in the Teak Beehole Borer (Xyleutes ceramica Wlk.) in Northern Thailand (Lepidoptera: Cossidae).  JARQ 41:307-314

Kazuma Matsumoto, Kiyoshi Nakamuta and Tadakazu Nakashima (2007)

Mating disruption controls the cherry tree borer, Synanthedon hector (Butler) (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae), in a steep orchard of cherry trees.  Journal of Forest Research 12 (1):34-37.

Xion Chen, Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Tomoaki Nakanishi, Tadakazu Nakashima, Masahiko Tokoro, Fumiaki Mochizuki and Takehiko Fukumoto (2006)

Female sex pheromone of a carpenter moth, Cossus insularis (Lepidoptera: Cossidae).  Journal of Chemical Ecology 32 (3):669-679.

Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Rob W. H. M. van Tol and J. Hans Visser (2005)

An olfactometer for analyzing olfactory responses of death-feigning insects.  Applied Entomology and Zoology 40 (1): 173-175.

Pathipati Usha Rani and Kiyoshi Nakamuta (2001)

Morphology of antennal sensilla, distribution and sexual dimorphism in Trogossita japonica (Coleoptera: Trogossitidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 94 (6): 917-927.

Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Walter S. Leal, Tadakazu Nakashima, Masahiko Tokoro, Mikio Ono & Michitaka Nakanishi (1997) 

Increase of trap catches by a combination of male sex pheromone and the floral attractant in the longhorn beetle, Anaglyptus subfasciatus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). Journal of Chemical Ecology 23:1635-1640.

Walter S. Leal, Xiongwei Shi, Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Mikio Ono and Jerrold Meinwald (1995)

Structure, stereochemisttry, and thermal isomerization of the male sex pheromone of the longhorn beetle Anaglyptus subfasciatus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA 92:1038-1042.

Tadakazu Nakashima, Kiyoshi Nakamuta, Hiroshi Makihara, Eiji Ohya, Michitaka Nakanishi and Toshiya Ikeda (1994)

Field response of Anaglyptus subfasciatus Pic. (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) to benzyl acetate and structurally related esters. Applied Entomology and Zoology 29:421-425.

Kiyoshi Nakamuta (1987)

Diel rhythmicity of prey-search activity and its predomninance over starvation in the lady beetle, Coccinella septempunctata bruckii. Physiological Entomology 12:91-98.

Kiyoshi Nakamuta (1985)

Mechanism of the switchover from extensive to area-concentrated search behavior of the ladybird beetle, Coccinella septempunctata bruckiiJournal of Insect Physiology 31:849-856.


Kiyoshi Nakamuta and Jocely G. Millar (2009)

“Chemical Ecology of Wood-boring Insects”, 98 pp, FFPRI Publication.




「餌探索の行動メカニズム」、『昆虫学セミナ第2巻ー生活史と行動ー』、中筋房夫編集、冬樹社、pp. 178-205.

中牟田潔 、小原嘉明(1988)

『クジラの歌  ハチの地図−動物たちの心と意識−』、Joseph Mortenson著、共訳、岩波書店、P. 216.


『新しい動物行動学』、Mark Ridley著、翻訳、蒼樹書房、P. 250.


中牟田潔、伊藤慎一、佐々木正剛、中西友章、南島誠 (2010)

新たな果樹害虫としてのヒメボクトウ、植物防疫 64:770-781

中牟田潔、Xiong Chen、北島博、中西友章、吉松慎一 (2007)

日本産ボクトウガ科Cossus属3種の生態、森林防疫 56:5-9.

中牟田潔 (2006)


中牟田潔 (2000)

カミキリムシ類の繁殖行動と性フェロモン、昆虫と自然 35: 9-12.


中牟田潔、中島忠一、Xiong Chen、望月文昭、福本毅彦 (2008)