Hideyuki Chiba, Ph.D


Research Associate, Department of Entomology, B. P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii

Research Interests

Selected Publications

Chiba, H. Vicariance pattern and systematics of skippers. Nature and Insects 36(4): 8-11 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. To describe, or not to describe. That is the question. Nature and Insects 35(10): 35-38 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. Skippers, convergence and structuralism (with Description of a new species of Halpe from the Philippines). Insects and Nature 34(7): 31-35 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. Current trend in butterfly systematics. Insects and Nature 34(4): 2-7 (in Japanese).

Tsukiyama, H., H. Chiba and T.Fujioka. Vol. 1 Hesperiidae.
in Fujioka, T. (ed) BUTTERFLIES OF JAPAN AND THEIR REATIVES IN THE WORLD. Shuppan Geijutsu Sha. 304pp. + 200pp. + 162 plates.

Chiba, H. Miscellaneous notes on skippers. Insects and Nature 32(4):29-33 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. Wing pattern of butterflies: evolution or emergence? Insects and Nature 31(1):9-13 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. and H. Tsukiyama. A review of the genus Ochlodes Scudder, 1872, with special reference to the Eurasian species (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Butterflies (14):3-16 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. A revision of the subfamily Coeliadinae of the world (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Hawaii.

Tsukiyama, H. and H. Chiba. A review of the genus Odina mabille, 1891 (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Butterflies (8):30-33.

Chiba, H. A brief introduction to the study of the butterfly wing pattern. Butterflies (8):9-15 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. and H. Tsukiyama. A revisional note on the genus Pirdana Distant (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Butterflies (7):56.

Chiba, H. and H. Tsukiyama. A review of the genus Pirdana Distant (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Butterflies (6):19-25.

Chiba, H., Y.-F. Hsu and T. Shirozu. Hesperiidae. in Heppner and Inoue (eds.) Lepidoptera of Taiwan. Vol. 1, Pt. 2.

Chiba, H. Systematics and biogeography of the genus Choaspes (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) - An alternative view. Butterflies (2):39-42 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. Butterfly? Moth? No, it's a skipper! Insects and Nature 27(1):2-4 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H., A. Nakanishi, H. Fukuda and O. Yata. A new species of Coladenia from Luzon, Philippines, with description of immatures (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Tropical Lepidoptera 2:59-64.

Tsukiyama, H. and H. Chiba. A new species and subspecies of skippers from Sulawesi, Indonesia (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Tyo to Ga 42:255-260.

Chiba, H. and J. N. Eliot. A revision of the genus Parnara (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) with special reference to the Asian species. Tyo to Ga 42:179-194.

Chiba, H. Systematics and panbiogeography. in Goodwin, B., A. Sibatani and G. Webster (eds.) DYNAMIC STRUCTURE IN BIOLOGY. Edinburgh University Press.

Chiba, H. Description of the hitherto unknown female of Acerbas suttoni Russell (Hesperiidae). J. Res. Lepid. 27:260-261.

Chiba, H. and H. Tsukiyama. Revisional notes on the genus Satarupa Moore (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). I. New synonyms of Satarupa monbeigi Oberthur. J. Res. Lepid. 27:138-139.

Chiba, H. A Hesperiid larva collected in Chekiang, China. Yadoriga (140):11 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. A lepidopterist's view of panbiogeography. Rivista di Biologia - Biology Forum 81:553-568.

Fujioka, T. and H. Chiba. Notes on the distributions of some Japanese butterflies. Spec. Bull. Lep. Soc. Jap. (6):141-149 (in Japanese).

Chiba, H. Leon Croizat and panbiogeography. Kagaku Asahi (1987):116-121.

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 11, Chikugo, Fukuoka 833-8691, JAPAN