Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants|
|Research Institution||KYUSHU UNIVERSITY|
TADAUCHI Osamu Fac. of Agriculture, Associate Prof., 農学部, 助教授 (10150509)
INOUE Hitoshi Fac. of Engineering, Assistant Prof., 工学部, 助手 (70232551)
KAMITANI Satoshi Fac. of Agriculture, Assistant Prof., 農学部, 助手 (80274520)
OGATA Kazuo Inst. Trpical Agr., Associate Prof., 熱帯農学研究センター, 助教授 (40224092)
CHUJO Michitaka Fac. of Agriculture, Associate Prof., 農学部, 助教授 (90038216)
|Project Period (FY)
1997 – 1999
Completed(Fiscal Year 1999)
|Budget Amount *help
¥8,700,000 (Direct Cost : ¥8,700,000)
Fiscal Year 1999 : ¥1,300,000 (Direct Cost : ¥1,300,000)
Fiscal Year 1998 : ¥1,300,000 (Direct Cost : ¥1,300,000)
Fiscal Year 1997 : ¥6,100,000 (Direct Cost : ¥6,100,000)
|Keywords||East Asia / insect information / database / INTERNET / dictionary of insect names / check list of Japanese insects / entomology / net-working / データべース|
1. Reconstruction and opening to the public of "Entomology Database KONCHU".
Species information database KONCHU was transferred to a workstation and the database management system SIGMA was revised. The search is easier and more useful in a new system. The KONCHU has been opened to the public on INTERNET from June, 1999, and has homepages both in Japanese and English. It will have 16 database files until March, 2000.
2. Reconstruction and opening to the public of "KONCHU" based on "A Check List of Japanese Insects" .
A MOKUROKU file (Tadauchi et al., 1990) was revised for use of foreigners and its search was easier and more useful. The MOKUROKU has been opened to the public on INTERNET from September, 1999, and has homepages both in Japanese and English.
3. Supervising of dictionary of Japanese insect names.
A dictionary which has two searchers, from Japanese name to scientific one, and its rivers was constructed and opened to the public on INTERNET.
4. Construction of species information database on insects and insect type specimens.
Eight database on species information of wild bees, such as Palaearctic Andrena, Asian Halictus were produced and also two databases on type specimens preserved in Kyushu University.
5. Taxonomic studies on East Asian insects.
Head investigator and investigators studied in each special taxonomic field and a total of 12 articles using East Asian materials were published.