Hideyuki Chiba, Ph.D

Education

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

Research Interests

Selected Publications

2001
Chiba, H. Vicariance pattern and systematics of skippers. Nature and Insects 36(4): 8-11 (in Japanese).

2000
Chiba, H. To describe, or not to describe. That is the question. Nature and Insects 35(10): 35-38 (in Japanese).

1999
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).

1997
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).

1996
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).

1995
Chiba, H. A revision of the subfamily Coeliadinae of the world (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Hawaii.

1994
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.

1993
Chiba, H. and H. Tsukiyama. A review of the genus Pirdana Distant (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Butterflies (6):19-25.

1992
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).

1991
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.

1989
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).

1988
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).

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

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 11, Chikugo, Fukuoka 833-8691, JAPAN
email:skipper@i.bekkoame.ne.jp