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Editorial Board

Shigeru Kuratani, Evolutionary Morphology Laboratory, RIKEN, Japan

Associate Editors
Ann Burke, Wesleyan University, USA
Takema Fukatsu, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
Masaki Hoso, Kyoto University, Japan
Susumu Hyodo, University of Tokyo, Japan
Kazuo Inaba, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Naoki Irie, University of Tokyo, Japan
Robert Jenkins, Kanazawa University, Japan
Hiroshi Kajihara, Hokkaido University, Japan
Hiroyasu Kamei, Kanazawa University, Japan
Jun Kitano, National Institute of Genetics, Japan
Zhu Min, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, China
Yasunori Murakami, Ehime University, Japan
Kiyoshi Naruse, National Institute for Basic Biology, Japan
Rich Schneider, University of California at San Francisco, USA
Yi-Hsien Su, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Guojie Zhang, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Editorial Board
Kiyokazu Agata. Kyoto University, Japan
Hitoshi Araki, Hokkaido University, Japan
Clare Baker, University of Cambridge, UK
Cheng Ming, Chuong University of Southern California, USA
Toshihiko Fujita, National Museum of Nature and Science, Japan
Shoji Fukamachi, Japan Women's University, Japan
Frietson Galis, Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Netherlands
Anthony Graham, Kings College London, UK
James Hanken, Harvard University, USA
Peter WH Holland, University of Oxford, UK
Pung-Pung Hwang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Masato Kinoshita, Kyoto University, Japan
Takashi Makino, Tohoku University, Japan
Masafumi Matsui, Kyoto University, Japan
Kenji Matsuura, Kyoto University, Japan
Loreta Medina, University of Lleida, Spain
Takeshi Miura, Ehime University, Japan
Teruaki Nishikawa, Toho University, Japan
Tadashi Nomura, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan
Hideharu Numata, Kyoto University, Japan
Sonoko Ogawa, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Clifton Ragsdale, The University of Chicago, USA
Michael Richardson, Leiden University, Netherlands
Luigia Santella, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Italy
Nori Satoh Okinawa, Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, Japan
Hitoshi Sawada, Nagoya University, Japan
Matthias Starck, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Germany
Per Sundberg, University of Gothenberg, Sweden
Yoshio Takei, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Koji Tamura, Tohoku University, Japan
Akihisa Terakita, Osaka City University, Japan
Kenji Tomioka, Okayama University, Japan
Mathilakath M Vijayan, University of Calgary, Canada
Gunter Wagner, Yale University, USA
Christoph Winkler, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Nobuhiko Yamamoto, Osaka University, Japan
Masakane Yamashita, Hokkaido University, Japan

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