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Kawakami, Kazuto

Restoring the Oceanic Island Ecosystem

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Table of contents

Part I. The Bonin Islands

1. What's the Bonin Islands?
Kazuto Kawakami

Part II. Impacts of Invasive Alien Species

2. Impacts of Invasive Alien Species on Native Ecosystems on the Bonin Islands
Naoki Kachi

3. The cause of mollusk decline on the Ogasawara Islands
Isamu Okochi, Hiroki Sato, Takashi Ohbayashi

4. Rapid decline of endemic snails in the Ogasawara Islands, Western Pacific Ocean
Takashi Ohbayashi, Isamu Okochi, Hiroki Sato, Tsuyoshi Ono, Satoshi Chiba

5. Food habit of Platydemus manokwari De Beauchamp, 1962 (Tricladida: Terricola: Rhynchodemidae), known as a predatory flatworm of land snails in the Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands, Japan
Takashi Ohbayashi, Isamu Okochi, Hiroki SATO, Tsuyoshi Ono

6. High Predation Pressure by an Introduced Flatworm on Land Snails on the Oceanic Ogasawara Islands
Shinji Sugiura, Isamu Okochi, Hisashi Tamada

7. Potential impacts of the invasive flatworm Platydemus manokwari on arboreal snails
Shinji Sugiura, Yuichi Yamaura

8. Impacts of Predation by the Invasive Black Rat Rattus rattus on the Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii in the Bonin Islands, Japan
Kazuto Kawakami, Kazuo Horikoshi, Hajime Suzuki, Tetsuro Sasaki

9. Morphological and ecological shifts in a land snail caused by the impact of an introduced predator
Satoshi Chiba

10. Bird predation by domestic cats on Hahajima Island, Bonin Islands, Japan
Kazuto Kawakami, Hiroyoshi Higuchi

11. Feral cat predation on seabirds on Hahajima, the Bonin Islands, Southern Japan
Kazuto Kawakami, Masaki Fujita

12. High population densities of an exotic lizard, Anolis carolinensisand its possible role as a pollinator in the Ogasawara Islands.
Okochi Isamu, Yoshimura Mayumi, Abe Tetsuto, Suzuki Hajime

13. Why have endemic pollinators declined on the Ogasawara Islands?
Tetsuto Abe, Shun'ichi Makino, Isamu Okochi

14. Vegetation changes between 1978, 1991 and 2003 in the Nakoudojima island that had been disturbed by feral goats
Kenji HATA, Jun-Ichirou SUZUKI, Naoki KACHI

15. Seed and seedling demography of invasive and native trees of subtropical Pacific islands
Yamashita Naoko, Tanaka Nobuyuki, Hoshi Yoshio, Kushima Hiromichi, Kamo Koichi

16. Effects of an alien shrub species, Leucaena leucocephala, on establishment of native mid-successional tree species after disturbance in the national park in the Chichijima island, a subtropical oceanic island
Kenji Hata, Jun-Ichirou Suzuki, Naoki Kachi

Part III. Countermeasure Against Invasive Species

17. Management of Invasive Alien Species in the Bonin Islands
Shuńichi Makino

18. Species Diversity and Conservation of Mandarina, an Endemic Land Snail of the Ogasawara Islands
Satoshi Chiba

19. Hot water tolerance of soil animals: utility of hot water immersion in preventing invasions of alien soil animals
Shinji Sugiura

20. Endemic Insects in the Ogasawara Islands: Negative Impacts of Alien Species and a Potential Mitigation Strategy
Haruki Karube

21. A decrease in endemic odonates in the Ogasawara Islands, Japan
Yoshimura Mayumi, Okochi Isamu

22. Ecology and Control of the Green Anole (Anolis carolinensis), an Invasive Alien Species on the Ogasawara Islands
Mitsuhiko Toda, Hiroo Takahashi, Naomi Nakagawa, Naozumi Sukigara

23. Eradication and Ecosystem Impacts of Rats in the Ogasawara Islands
Takuma Hashimoto

24. Eradication of the Invasive Tree Species Bischofia javanica and Restoration of Native Forests on the Ogasawara Islands
Nobuyuki Tanaka, Keita Fukasawa, Kayo Otsu, Emi Noguchi, Fumito Koike

25. Predicting future invasion of an invasive alien tree in a Japanese oceanic island by process-based statistical models using recent distribution maps
Keita Fukasawa, Fumito Koike, Nobuyuki Tanaka, Kayo Otsu

26. Beetle responses to artificial gaps in an oceanic island forest: implications for invasive tree management to conserve endemic species diversity
Shinji Sugiura, Yuichi Yamaura, Tomoyuki Tsuru, Hideaki Goto, Motohiro Hasegawa, Hiroshi Makihara, Shun’ichi Makino

Part IV. Implications for Island Ecosystem Management

27. Reconstruction of the Ecosystem in the Bonin Islands
Kazuto Kawakami

Keywords: Life Sciences, Ecology, Biodiversity, Nature Conservation, Zoology, Plant Sciences

Author(s)
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
227 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9784431538592

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