Ichthyological Research Best Paper Award

Ichthyological Research Best Paper Award 2021

  • Kuwahara M, Takahashi H, Kikko T, Kurumi S, Iguchi K (2019) Trace of outbreeding between Biwa salmon (Oncorhynchus masou subsp.) and amago (O. m. ishikawae) detected from the upper reaches of inlet streams within Lake Biwa water system, Japan. Ichthyological Research, 66:67-78 [Free access until 23 Nov 2021]
  • Sumizaki Y, Kawanishi R, Inoue M, Takagi M, Omori K (2019) Contrasting effects of dams with and without reservoirs on the population density of an amphidromous goby in southwestern Japan. Ichthyological Research, 66:319-329 [Free access until 23 Nov 2021]
  • Kuwamura T, Sunobe T, Sakai Y, Kadota T, Sawada K (2020) Hermaphroditism in fishes: an annotated list of species, phylogeny, and mating system. Ichthyological Research, 67:341-360 [Open access]

Ichthyological Research Best Paper Award 2020

  • Furumitsu K, Wyffels JT, Yamaguchi A (2019) Reproduction and embryonic development of the red stingray Hemitrygon akajei from Ariake Bay, Japan. Ichthyological Research, 66: 419–436  [Open access]
  • Muto N, Kai Y, Nakabo T (2019) Taxonomic review of the Sebastes vulpes complex (Scorpaenoidei: Sebastidae). Ichthyological Research 66: 9–29

Ichthyological Research Best Paper Award 2019

  • Kitanishi S, Hayakawa A, Takamura K, Nakajima J, Kawaguchi Y, Onikura N, Mukai T (2016) Phylogeography of Opsariichthys platypus in Japan based on mitochondrial DNA sequences. Ichthyological Research, 63: 506-518
  • Sawai E, Yamanoue Y, Nyegaard M, Sakai Y (2018) Redescription of the bump-head sunfish Mola alexandrini (Ranzani 1839), senior synonym of Mola ramsayi (Giglioli 1883), with designation of a neotype for Mola mola (Linnaeus 1758) (Tetraodontiformes: Molidae). Ichthyological Research, 65: 142-160

Ichthyological Research Best Paper Award 2018

  • Takahashi H, Kondou T, Takeshita N, Hsu TH, Nishida M (2016) Evolutionary process of iwame, a markless form of the red-spotted masu salmon Oncorhynchus masou ishikawae, in the Ôno River, Kyushu. Ichthyological Research, 63: 132–144
  • Matsunuma M, Motomura H (2017) Review of the genus Banjos (Perciformes: Banjosidae) with descriptions of two new species and a new subspecies. Ichthyological Research, 64: 265–294
  • Kawanishi R, Dohi R, Fujii A, Inoue M, Miyake Y (2017) Vertical migration in streams: seasonal use of the hyporheic zone by the spinous loach Cobitis shikokuensis. Ichthyological Research, 64: 433–443

Ichthyological Research Best Paper Award 2017

  • Tominaga K, Nakajima J, Watanabe K (2016) Cryptic divergence and phylogeography of the pike gudgeon Pseudogobio esocinus (Teleostei: Cyprinidae): a comprehensive case of freshwater phylogeography in Japan. Ichthyological Research, 63: 79–93