Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants |
|Research Institution||The University of Tokyo |
OHBA Hideaki The University of Tokyo, University Museum, Professor, 総合研究博物館, 教授 (20004450)
KUROSAWA Takahide Fukushima University, Faculty of Education, Associate Professor, 教育学部, 助教授 (80292449)
MIYAMOTO Futoshi Tokyo University of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Associate Professor, 農学部, 助教授 (00241092)
IKEDA Hiroshi Okayama University of Science, Faculty of Informatics, Lecturer, 総合情報学部, 助教授 (30299177)
AKIYAMA Shinobu National Science Museum, Department of Botany, Senior Curator, 植物研究部, 主任研究官 (50196515)
NOSHIRO Shuichi Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Department of Wood Properties, Team Leader, 木材特性研究領域, チーム長 (30343792)
勝山 輝男 神奈川県立生命の星・地球博物館, 学芸部, 主任学芸員 (20214356)
米倉 浩司 東北大学, 大学院・理学研究科, 助手 (00302084)
五百川 裕 上越教育大学, 学校教育学部, 助手 (20293269)
|Project Period (FY)
2002 – 2004
Completed (Fiscal Year 2004)
|Budget Amount *help
¥43,810,000 (Direct Cost: ¥33,700,000、Indirect Cost: ¥10,110,000)
Fiscal Year 2004: ¥13,910,000 (Direct Cost: ¥10,700,000、Indirect Cost: ¥3,210,000)
Fiscal Year 2003: ¥15,210,000 (Direct Cost: ¥11,700,000、Indirect Cost: ¥3,510,000)
Fiscal Year 2002: ¥14,690,000 (Direct Cost: ¥11,300,000、Indirect Cost: ¥3,390,000)
|Keywords||Himalaya / Flora / Alpine region / species diversity / Biogeography / Flora of alpine region / polyploidy / Tibetan Plateau|
1.Field research : Field research was held in Nepal, Myanmar and China. The main purposes are to collect herbarium specimens and samples for molecular and cytological studies, and observations on reproductions and variations.
(1)Nepal : Mustang (August 2002) and Sikkim (September to October 2002).
(2)Nepal : Mustang (June to July 2003) and Sikkim (June to August 2003).
(3)Myanmar : Central part (May and July to August 2004).
2.Analyses based on collected materials and specimens
(1)Taxonomical study was done mainly based on the collected specimens.
(2)For cytotaxonomic study the following genera, Saxifraga, Potentilla, Impatiens, Prim ula, Saussurea and Cremanthdium were studied.
(3)For phylogenetical study the following genera, Rhodiola, Saxifraga, Impatiens, Saussurea and Cremanthdium were studied.
(1)The results of this research were published in papers and lectured.
(2)The collected specimens were deposited in the Herbarium, University of Tokyo. The duplicate set was sent to the Department of Plant Resources for those from Nepal.