People

Once our members, always our members.

Principal Investigator


Kazuharu Ohashi

Assistant Professor  2004 – Present

Email: kohashi (at) biol.tsukuba.ac.jp 

  • Cognitive abilities of pollinators and their effects on the evolution of floral phenotypes
  • Consequences of floral trait combinations for male/female fitness through changes in pollinator behavior
  • The evolution of floral phenotypes in multispecies interactions


M2

Minori Okubo

How do differences in petal size and color properties alter the guidance effect of bull's-eye marks?


Kentaro Takagi

Saori Miyazaki

Marie Yamaguchi

Mechanisms of changes in floral constancy of bumble bees with varying spatial arrangement of flowers

Effects of color-scent differences on competition and facilitation among flower species in bumble-bee attraction

How does floral morphology affect the likelihood of heterospecific pollen deposition at pollinator visits?



B4

Sota Anazawa

Ayumu Tanaka

Effects of visual fusion and petal color properties on visual detection of floral displays from a distance

Adaptive significance of compact inflorescences in floral generalization for diverse pollinators


Other Universities

Nina Jirgal (Univ. Manchester)

Effects of flower orientation and symmetry on the approach consistency of bumble bees


Alumnae & Alumni (but still our members!)

Yukine Kawamura

Kohei Terada

Maika Uehara

Relationship between floral color aspects and pollinator attraction in floral color-changing plants    collaboration continuing

Evaluation of different pollinator groups from the perspective of pollen-species composition on their bodies

Exploring aspects of floral display that enhance visual detection by pollinators


If you want to go fast, go alone.

If you want to go far, go together.

 

African proverb