Hayakawa T, Sawada A, Tanabe AS, Fukuda S, Kishida T, Kurihara Y, Matsushima K, Liu J, Akomo-Okoue EF, Gravena W, Kashima M, Suzuki M, Kadowaki K, Suzumura T, Inoue E, Sugiura H, Hanya G, Agata K (2018) Improving the standards for gut microbiome analysis of fecal samples: Insights from the field biology of Japanese macaques on Yakushima Island. Primates, in press PDF

Kadowaki K, Nishijima S, Kéfi S, Kameda KO, Sasaki T. Merging community assembly into the regime-shift approach for informing ecological restoration. Ecological Indicators, in press.  PDF (Open Access)

Kadowaki K, Barbera CG, Godsoe W, Delsuc F, Mouquet N (2016) Predicting biotic interactions and their variability in a changing environment. Biology Letters. 12: 20151073. PDF

Hosoda K, Tsuda S, Kadowaki K, Nakamura N, Nakano T, Ishii K (2016) Population-reaction model and microbial experimental ecosystems for understanding hierarchical dynamics of ecosystems. BioSystems, 140:28-34. PDF

Kadowaki K (2016) The mechanisms of maintenance of biodiversity in patchy environments (Suzuki Award invited review article). Japanese Journal of Ecology , 66(1):1-24. PDF (featured on Cover Photo)

  • See also comments by: Kondoh M (2016) Overcoming the difficulties in community ecology- a comment on the Suzuki award article Kadowaki (2016). Japanese Journal of Ecology, 66(1): 25-27. PDF
  • Fukami T (2016) Comment on Kohmei Kadowaki’s work and some thoughts on future directions for a better understanding of diversity maintenance. Japanese Journal of Ecology, 66(1): 28-31. PDF

Kadowaki K, Inouye BD (2015) Habitat configuration affects spatial pattern of β diversity of insect communities breeding in oyster mushrooms. Ecosphere 6:art72. PDF
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Yamamoto S, Sato H, Tanabe AS, Hidaka A, Kadowaki K, H Toju (2014) Spatial segregation and aggregation of ectomycorrhizal and root-endophytic fungi in the seedlings of two Quercus species. PLoS ONE, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0096363. PDF

Kadowaki K, Sato H, Yamamoto S, Tanabe AS, Hidaka A, Toju H (2014) Detection of the horizontal spatial structure of soil fungal communities in a natural forest. Population Ecology, 56:301-310. PDF

Toju H, Sato H, Yamamoto S, Kadowaki K, Tanabe AS, Yazawa S, Nishimura O, Agata K (2013) How are plant and fungal communities linked to each other in belowground ecosystems? A massively parallel pyrosequencing analysis of the association specificity of root-associated fungi and their host plants. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.706. PDF

Toju H, Yamamoto S, Sato H, Tanabe AS, Gilbert GS, Kadowaki K (2013) Community composition of root-associated fungi in a Quercus-dominated temperate forest: “co-dominance” of mycorrhizal and root-endophytic fungi. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.546. PDF

Kadowaki K, Inouye BD, Miller TE (2012) Assembly-history dynamics of a pitcher-plant protozoan community in experimental microcosms. PLoS ONE 7: e42651.            Doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0042651. PDF.

Kadowaki K, Leschen RAB, Beggs JR (2011) No evidence for a Ganoderma spore dispersal mutualism in an obligate spore-feeding beetle Zearagytodes maculifer. Fungal Biology 115:768-774. PDF

Osawa N, Toft R, Tuno N, Kadowaki K, Fukiharu T, Buchanan PK, Tanaka C (2011) The community structures of fungivorous insects on Amanita muscaria in New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist 34: 40-44. PDF

Kadowaki K, Leschen RAB, Beggs JR (2011) Competition-colonization dynamics of spore-feeding beetles on the long-lived bracket fungi Ganoderma in New Zealand native forest. Oikos 120: 776-786. PDF

Kadowaki K, Yamazoe K (2011) Geographic patterns of insect communities on the wood-decaying bracket fungus Cryptoporus volvatus (Polyporaceae: Basidiomycota). Japanese Journal of Entomology 14: 93-104. PDF

Kadowaki K, Leschen RAB, Beggs JR (2011) Spore consumption and life history of Zearagytodes maculifer (Broun)(Coleoptera: Leiodidae) on Ganoderma its fungal host. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 35: 61-68. PDF

Kadowaki K (2010) Wood-decaying fungi and beetles: a multi-lateral approach to studying fungus-insect communities. PhD dissertation, the University of Auckland. Download (Open Access)

Kadowaki K, Leschen RAB, Beggs JR (2010) Periodicity of spore release from individual Ganoderma fruiting bodies in a natural forest. Australasian Mycologist 29: 17-23. PDF

Kadowaki K (2010) Behavioral observation of two fungivorous beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on wood-decaying bracket fungus Cryptoporus volvatus. Entomological Science 13: 159–161. PDF

Kadowaki K (2010) Species coexistence patterns in a mycophagous insect community inhabiting the wood-decaying bracket fungus Cryptoporus volvatus (Polyporaceae: Basidiomycota). European Journal of Entomology 107: 89–99. PDF