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The Scientific Reports of the Whales Research institute

During 40 years the Whales Research Institute, founded in 1947 and forerunner of the Institute of Cetacean Research, issued a scholarly annual publication to disseminate research findings, the Scientific Reports of the Whales Research Institute). From 1948 to 1988 some 439 peer-reviewed papers were published there, including 54 papers authored by overseas scientists.


No.1 (September, 1990) (13.2MB)

Helweg, D. A., Herman, L. M., Yamamoto, S. and Forestell, P. H. Comparison of songs humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) recorded in Japan, Hawaii, and Mexico during the winter of 1989. 1-20.

Kawamura, A. External measurements and allometry of southern sei whale foetuses. 21-37.

Nojima, T. The relationship between development of the bony falx and bony tentorium in cetaceans and their diets. 39-61.

Paterson, R. A., Van Dyck, S. Records of beaked whales in Queensland. 63-77.

Lodi, L., Siciliano, S., Capistrano, L. Mass stranding of Peponocephala electra (Cetacea, Globicephalinae) on Piracanga Beach, Bahia, Northeastern Brazil. 79-84.

Nagasawa, S., Holmes, R. W., Nemoto, T. The morphology of the cetacean diatom genus Plumosigma NEMOTO. 85-91.

NOTE

Kawamura, A. A malformed foetus of a southern sei whale. 93-95.

GUIDE FOR AUTHORS. 97-99.




No.39 (March 1988) (21.3MB)

Omura, H. Distribution and migration of the western Pacific stock of the Gray Whale. 1-9.

Kato, H. Ossification pattern of the vertebral epiphyses in the southern minke whale. 11-19.

Paterson, R. A. and S. Van Dyck. Bryde's whale in the coastal waters of eastern Australia. 21-29.

Kasuya, T. and T. Miyashita. Distribution of sperm whale stocks in the North Pacific. 31-75.

Kasuya, T., T. Miyashita and F. Kasamatsu. Segregation of two forms of short-finned pilot whales off the Pacific coast of Japan. 77-90.

Wada, S. Genetic differentiation between two forms of short-finned pilot whales off the Pacific coast of Japan. 91-101.

Kasuya, T., D. E. Sergeant and K. Tanaka. Re-examination of life history parameters of long-finned pilot whales in the Newfoundland waters. 103-119.

Miyashita, T. and T. Kasuya. Distribution and abundance of Dall's porpoises off Japan. 121-150.

Williamson, G. R. Seals in Loch Ness. 151-157.

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No.38 (March 1987) (27.3MB)

Arnold, P., H. Marsh and G. Heinsohn. The occurrence of two forms of minke whales in east Australian waters with a description of external characters and skelton of the diminutive or dwarf form. 1-46.

Kato, H. Density dependent changes in growth parameters of the southern minke whale. 47-73.

Lockyer, C. Observations on the ovary of the southern minke whale. 75-89.

Miyazaki, N., I. Nakamura, S. Tanabe and R. Tatsukawa. A stranding of Mesoplodon stejnegeri in the Maizuru Bay, Sea of Japan. 91-105.

Delhon, G. A., E. A. Crespo and G. Pagnoni. Stranding of a specimen of Gray's beaked whale at Puerto Piramides (Chubut, Argentina) and its gonadal appraisal. 107-115.

Guiler, E. R., H. Burton and N. Gales. On three odontocete skulls from Heard Island. 117-124.

Kasuya, T. and H. Ogi. Distribution of mother-calf Dall's porpoise pairs as an indication of calving grounds and stock identity. 125-140.

Shimura, E. and K. Numachi. Genetic variability and differentiation in the toothed whales. 141-163.

Zinchenko, V. L. and M. V. Ivashin. Siamese twins of minke whales of the southern hemisphere. 165-169.

Pinedo, M. C. First record of a dwarf sperm whale from southwest Atlantic, with reference to osteology, food habits and reproduction. 171-186.

Aguayo, L. A. and S. T. Rafael. Sighting records of Fraser's dolphin in the Mexican Pacific waters. 187-188.

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No.37 (March 1986) (24.5MB)

Ohsumi, S. Yearly change in age and body length at sexual maturity of a fin whale stock in the eastern North Pacific. 1-16.

Ohsumi, S. Earplug transition phase as an indicator of sexual maturity in female Antarctic minke whales. 17-30.

Simmons, M. L. and H. Marsh. Sightings of humpback whales in Great Barrier Reef waters. 31-46.

Horwood, J. W. The lengths and distribution of Antarctic sei whales. 47-60.

Kasuya, T. Distribution and behavior of Baird's beaked whales off the Pacific coast of Japan. 61-83.

Kasuya, T., T. Tobayama, T. Saiga and T. Kataoka. Perinatal growth of delphinoids : information from aquarium reared bottlenose dolphins and finless porpoises. 85-97.

Yabu, H. and H. Ogi. Chromosome number of two color types of the Dall's Porpoise. 99-102.

Reiner, F. First record of Sowerby's beaked whale from Azores. 103-107.

Lichter, A. A. Records of beaked whales (Ziphiidae) from the western South Atlantic. 109-127.

Scarff, J. E. Occurrence of the barnacles Coronula diadema, C. reginae and Cetopirus complanatus (Cirripedia) on right whales. 129-153.

Horwood, J. W. The distribution of the southern blue whale in relation to recent estimates of abundance. 155-165.

Paterson, R. A. An analysis of four large accumulations of sperm whales observed in the modern whaling era. 167-172.

Hayama, S., M. Suzuki, H. Uno and T. Yamashita. Female sexual maturity and delayed implantation period of the kuril seal. 173-178.

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No.36 (March 1985) (29.1MB)

Best, P. B. External characters of southern minke whales and the existence of a diminutive form. 1-33.

Marsh, H. Observations o the ovaries of an isolated minke whale : exidence for spontaneous sterile ovulation and structure of the resultant corpus. 35-39.

D'Vincent, C. G., R. M. Nilson and R. E. Hanna. Vocalization and coordinated feeding behavior of the humpback whale in southeastern Alaska. 41-47.

Seki, Y. Anatomical observations on the lower brain sterm of the right whale. 49-87.

Kito, K. and F. Yamasaki. Duodenal portion of the hepato-pancreatic duct of the Boutu, Inia geoffrensis. 89-95.

Crespo, E. A., G. Pagnoni and S. N. Pedraza. Structure of a long-finned pilot whale school stranded in Patagonia. 97-106.

Kasuya, T. Effect of exploitation on reproductive parameters of the spotted and striped dolphins off the Pacific coast of Japan. 107-138.

Kasuya, T. and S. Shiraga. Growth of Dall's porpoise in the western north Pacific and suggested geographical growth differentiation. 139-152.

Brownell, R. L. Jr. and R. Praderi. Distribution of Commerson's dolphin, Cephalorhynchus commersonii, and the rediscovery of the type of Lagenorhynchus floweri. 153-164.

Pinedo, M.C. A note on a stranding of the humpback whale on the southern coast of Brazil. 165-168.

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No.35 (March 1984) (35MB)

Lowry, L. F. and K. J. Frost. Foods and feeding of bowhead whales in western and northern Alaska. 1-16.

Singarajah, K. V. Observations on the occurrence and behaviour of minke whales off the coast of Brazil. 17-38.

Kato, H. Observation of tooth scars on the head of male sperm whale, as an indication of intra-sexual fightings. 39-46.

Seki, Y. Anatomical studies on the cell column located closely medical to the nucleus of the spinal root of the trigeminal nerve in the sperm and the pygmy sperm whales. 47-56.

kasuya, T. and S. Matsui. Age determination and growth of the short-finned pilot whale off the Pacific coast of Japan. 57-91.

Miyazaki, N., L. L. Jones and R. Beach. Some observations on the schools of dalli- and truei-type Dall's porpoise in the northwestern Pacific. 93-105.

Kasuya, T. and L. L. Jones. Behaviour and segregation of the Dall's porpoise in the northwestern North Pacific. 107-128.

Leatherwood, S., R. R. Reeves, A. E. Bowles, B. S. Stewart and K. R. Goodrich. Distribution, seasonal movements and abundance of Pacific white-sided dolphins in the eastern North Pacific. 129-157.

Fordyce, R. E., R. H. Mattlin and J. M. Dixon. Second record of spectacled porpoise from subantarctic Southwest Pacific. 159-164.

Yamasaki, F. and K. Kito. A morphological note of the intestine of the Boutu, with emphasis on its length and ileo-colic transition compared with other Platanistids. 165-172.

Zhou, K., M. Zhou and Z.Zhao. First discovery of a tertiary Platanistoid fossil from Asia. 173-181.

Omura, H., M. Shirakihara and H. Ito. A pygmy sperm whale accidentally taken by drift net in the North Pacific. 183-193.

Furuta, M. Note on a gray whale found in the Ise Bay on the Pacific coast of Japan. 195-197.

Appendix Measurements of body proportion of the pygmy blue whale, left by The Late Dr Tadayoshi Ichihara. 199-203.

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No.34(December 1982) (21.2MB)

Sergeant, D. E. Mass strandings of toothed whales (Odontoceti) as a population phenomenon. 1-47.

Nishiwaki, M. The mandible of bowhead in Kathmandu. 49-57.

Kawamura, A. Food habits and prey distributions of three rorqual species in the North Pacific Ocean. 59-91.

Zhou, K. Classification and phylogeny of the superfamily Plantanistoidea, with notes on evidence of the monophyly of the cetacea. 93-108.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Tobayama. Morphological study of the hybrid between tursiops and pseudorca. 109-121.

Kato, H. Food habits of largha seal pups in the pack ice area. 123-136.

Nishiwaki, M., M. Yamaguchi, S. Shokita, S. Uchida and T. Kataoka. Recent survey on the distribution of the African manatee. 137-147.

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No.33 (December 1981) (24.8MB)

Omura, H., T. Kasuya, H. Kato and S. Wada. Osteological study of the Bryde's whale from the central South Pacific and eastern Indian Ocean. 1-26.

Miyazaki, N., Y. Fujise and T. Fujiyama. Body and organ weight of striped and spotted dolphins off the Pacific coast of Japan. 27-67.

Yamasaki, F. and T. Kamiya. The stomach of the Boutu, Inia geoffrensis : comparison with those of other Platanistids. 69-81.

Watkins, W. A. Activities and underwater sounds of fin whales. 83-117.

Omura, H. and Y. Takahashi. A pygmy sperm whale stranded at Tokaimura, Ibaragi, Japan. 119-124.

Aguilar, A., L. Jover and E. Grau. Some anomalous dispositions of the Jacobson's organ in the fin whale. 125-126.

Kamiya, T., N. Miyazaki and S. Shiraga. First case of dicephaly in Odontoceti. 127-129.

Ohtaishi, N. and M. Yoneda. A thirty four years old male Kuril seal from Shiretoko Pen, Hokkaido. 131-135.

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No.32 (December 1980) (34.6MB)

Kawamura, A. Food habits of the Bryde's whales taken in the South Pacific and Indian oceans. 1-23.

Omura, H. Morphological study of pelvic bones of the minke whale from the Antarctic. 25-37.

Hohn, A. A. Age determination and age related factors in the teeth of western North Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. 39-66.

Yonekura, M., S. Matsui and T. Kasuya. On the external characters of Globicephala macrorhynchus off Taiji, Pacific coast of Japan. 67-95.

Nemoto, T., P. B. Best, K. Ishimaru and H. Takano. Diatom films on whales in South African waters. 97-103.

Kamiya, T. and P. Pirlot. Brain organization in Platanista gangetica. 105-126.

Yamasaki, F., S. Komatsu and T. Kamiya. A comparative morphological study on the tongues of manatee and dugong (Sirenia). 127-144.

Casinos, A. and J. Bou. On a massive stranding of short-finned pilot whale, Globicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846, on Margarita Island (Venezuela). 145-148.

Mermoz, J. F. A brief report on the behavior of commerson's dolphin, Cephalorhynchus commersonii, in Patagonian shores. 149-154.

Kawamura, A. A review of food of balaenopterid whales. 155-197.

Kawakami, T. A review of sperm whale food. 199-218.

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No.31 (December 1979) (25.2MB)

Kasuya, T. and K. Kureha. The population of finless porpoise in the Inland Sea of Japan. 1-44.

Kasuya, T. and R. L. Brownell Jr. Age determination, reproduction, and growth of Frnaciscana dolphin, Pontoporia blainvillei. 45-67.

Jurasz, C. M. and V. P. Jurasz. Feeding modes of the humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, in southeast Alaska. 69-83.

Omura, H. and T. Kasuya. A skull of baleen whale dredged from the Inland Sea of Japan. 85-92.

Kamiya, T., T. Tobayama and M. Nishiwaki. Epidermal cyst in the neck of a killer whale. 93-94.

Major, P. F. An aggressive encounter between a pod of whales and billfish. 95-96.

Kato, H. Carotenoid colored minke whale from the Antarctic. 97-99.

Kato, H. Unusual minke whale with deformed jaw. 101-103.

Naito, Y. and S. Konno. The post breeding distributions of ice-breeding harbour seal (Phoca largha) and ribbon seal (Phoca fasciata) in the southern sea of Okhotsk. 105-119.

Naito, Y. A record of the bearded seal wandering with special reference to the wandering speed. 121-123.

Miyazaki, N., K. Itano, M. Fukushima, S. Kawai and K. Honda. Metals and organochlorine compounds in the muscle of dugong from Sulawesi Island. 125-128.

Kamiya, T., S. Uchida and T. Kataoka. Organ weights of Dugong dugon. 129-132.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Kasuya, N. Miyazaki, T. Tobayama and T. Kataoka. Present distribution of the dugong in the world. 133-141.

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No.30 (December 1978) (50.3MB)

Kasuya, T. The life history od Dall's porpoise with special reference to the stock off the Pacific coast of Japan. 1-63.

Miyazaki, N. and M. Nishiwaki. School structure of the striped dolphin off the Pacific coast of Japan. 65-115.

Clarke, R., A. Aguayo L. and S. B. del Campo. Whale observation and whale marking off the coast of Chile in 1964. 117-177.

Miyazaki, N. and S. Wada. Observation of cetacea during whale marking cruise in the western tropical Pacific, 1976. 179-195.

Goodall, R. N. P. Report on the small cetaceans stranded on the coasts of Tierra del Fuego. 197-230.

Miyazaki, N. and S. Wada. Fraser's dolphin, Lagenodelphis hosei in the western North Pacific. 231-244.

Nemoto, T. Humpback whales observed within the continental shelf waters of the eastern Bering Sea. 245-247.

Yamamoto, Y. and H. Hiruta. Stranding of a black right whale at Kumomi, southwestern coast of Izu Peninsula. 249-251.

Klima, M. Comparison of early development of sternum and clavicle in striped dolphin and in humpback whale. 253-269.

Omura, H. Preliminary report on morphological study of pelvic bones of the minke whale from the Antarctic. 271-279.

Kamiya, T., F. Yamasaki and S. Komatsu. A note on the parathyroid glands of Ganges susu. 281-284.

Yamasaki, F., S. Komatsu and T. Kamiya. Taste buds in the pits at the posterior dorsum of the tongue of Stenella coeruleoalba. 285-290.

Kawamura, A. On the baleen filter area in the South Pacific Bryde's whales. 291-300.

Kasuya, T. and M. Nishiwaki. On the age characteristics and anatomy of the tusk of Dugong dugon. 301-310.

Kagei, N., K. Asano and M. Kihata. On the examination against the parasites of Antarctic krill, Euphausia superba. 311-313.

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No.29 (December 1977) (23.7MB)

Kasuya, T. Age determination and growth of the Baird's beaked whale with a comment on the fetal growth rate. 1-20.

Miyazaki, N. Growth and reproduction of Stenella coeruleoalba off the Pacific coast of Japan. 21-48.

Kawamura, A. On the food of Bryde's whales caught in the South Pacific and Indian Oceans. 49-58.

Herman, L. M. and R. C. Antinoja. Humpback whales in the Hawaiian breeding waters : population and pod characteristics. 59-85.

Aminul Haque, A. K. M., M. Nishiwaki, T. Kasuya and T. Tobayama. Observations on the behaviour and other biological aspects of the Ganges susu, Platanista gangetica. 87-94.

Yamasaki, F., S. Komatsu and T. Kamiya. A comparative morphology of anal tonsils in Platanistidae. 95-100.

Nemoto, T., R. L. Brownell, Jr. and T. Ishimaru. Coconeis diatom on the skin of Franciscana. 101-105.

Castello, H. P. Food of a killer whale : Eagle sting-ray, Myliobatis found in the stomach of a stranded Orcinus orca. 107-111.

Nishiwaki, M. and A. Sasao. Human activities disturbing natural migration routes of whales. 113-120.

Yoshida, K., N. Baba, M. Oya and K. Mizue. On the formation and regression of corpus luteum in the northern fur seal ovaries. 121-128.

Abe, H., Y. Hasegawa and K. Wada. A note on the air-sac of ribbon seal. 129-135.

Kawamura, A. and T. Furuno. On the northern extremes of pack ice observed by whaling vessels in the summer of the Antarctic seasons 1957/58-1962/63. 137-141.

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No.28 (October 1976) (35.1MB)

Kawamura, A. and Y. Satake. Preliminary report on the geographical distribution of the Bryde's whale in the North Pacific with special reference to the structure of the filtering apparatus. 1-35.

Pivorunas, A. A mathematical consideration on the function of baleen plates and their fringes. 37-55.

Omura, H. and T. Kasuya. Additional information on skeleton of the minke whale from the Antarctic. 57-68.

Omura, H. A skull of the minke whale dug out from Osaka. 69-72.

Kasuya, T. Reconsideration of life history parameters of the spotted and striped dolphins based on cemental layers. 73-106.

McCann, C. Notes on the foetal skull of Mesoplodon stejnegeri. 107-117.

Gianuca, N. M. and H. P. Castello. First record of the southern bottlenose whale, Hyperoodon planifrans from Brazil. 119-126.

Brownell, R. L. Jr., L. A. Aguayo and N. D. Torres. A Shepherd's beaked whale, Tasmacetus shepherdi, from the eastern South Pacific. 127-128.

Brownell, R. L. Jr. and R. Praderi. Record of the delphinid genus Stenella in western South Atlantic waters. 129-135.

Yamasaki, F., H. Satomi and T. Kamiya. An observation on the papillary projections at the lingual margin in the striped dolphin. 137-140.

Kasuya, T. and N. Miyazaki. An observation of epimeletic behavior of Lagenorhyncus obliquidens. 141-143.

Kawakami, T. Squids found in the stomach of sperm whales in the northwestern Pacific. 145-151.

Leung, Y. M. Life cycle of Cyamus scammoni (Amphipoda : Cyamidae), ectoparasite of gray whale. with a remark on the associated species. 153-160.

Kagei, N., T. Tobayama and Y. Nagasaki. On the helminthum of Franciscana, Pontoporia blainvillei. 161-166.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid component of lipid of Euphausia superba. 167-174.

Naito, Y. The occurrence of the phocid seals along the coast of Japan and possible dispersal of pups. 175-185.

Naito, Y. and M. Oshima. The variation in the development of pelage of the ribbon seal with reference to the systematics. 187-197.

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No.27 (September 1975) (35.5MB)

Omura, H. Ostelogical study of the minke whale from the Antarctic. 1-36.

Williamson, G. R. Minke whales off Brazil. 37-59.

Kawamura, A. A consideration on an available source of energy and its cost for locomotion in fin whales with special reference to the seasonal migrations. 61-79.

Kasuya, T. and M. Nishiwaki. Recent status of the population of Indus dolphin. 81-94.

Kasuya, T. Past occurrence of Globicephala melaena in the western North Pacific. 95-110.

McCann, C. A study of the genus Berardius Duvernoy. 111-137.

Nishiwaki, M. and K. Kureha. Strange organ in the anal region of the finless porpoise. 139-140.

Machida, S. Distribution of sperm whale catches in the southern Indian Ocean. 141-157.

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No.26 (November 1974) (52MB)

Omura, H. Possible migration route of the gray whale on the coast of Japan. 1-14.

Satake, Y. and H. Omura. A txonomic study of the minke whale in the Antarctic by means of hyoid bone. 15-24.

Kawamura, A. Food and feeding ecology in the southern sei whale. 25-144.

McCann, C. Body scarring on cetacea-odontocetes. 145-155.

Kasuya, T., N. Miyazaki and W. H. Dawbin. Growth and reproduction of Stenella attenuata in the Pacific coast of Japan. 157-226.

Miyazaki, N., T. Kasuya and M. Nishiwaki. Distribution and migration of two species of Stnella in the Pacific coast of Japan. 227-243.

Kamiya, T. and P. Pirlot. Brain morphogenesis in Stenella coeruleoalba. 245-253.

Castello, H. P., A. P. Tomo and J. S. Panizza. First Antarctic record of a killer whale stranding. 255-258.

Kamiya, T. and N. Miyazaki. A malformed embryo of Stenella coeruleoalba. 259-263.

Kamiya, T. and F. Yamasaki. Organ weights of Pontoporia blainvillei and Platanista gangetica (Platanistidae). 265-270.

Machida, S. Surface temperature field in the Crozet and Kerguelen whaling grounds. 271-287.

Machida, S. The voyage of the Konan Maru No. 16 to the Antarctic whaling grounds. 289-302.

Itoh, S. and H. Tsuyuki. Fatty acid component of different blubber oil of finless porpoise. 303-306.

Itoh, S. and H. Tsuyuki. Fatty acid component of Senegal manatee fats. 307-311.

Naito, Y. The hyoid bones of two kinds of harbour seals in the adjacent waters of Hokkaido. 313-320.

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No.25 (September 1973) (50.9MB)

Kasuya, T. Systematic consideration of recent toothed whales based on the morphology of tympanoperiotic bone. 1-103.

Omura, H. A review of pelagic whaling operations in the Antarctic based on the effort and catch data in 10°squares of latitude and longitude. 105-203.

Nasu, K. Results of whale sighting by Chiyoda Maru No.5 in the Pacific sector of the Antarctic and Tasman Sea in the 1966/67 season. 205-217.

Kawamura, A. Food and feeding of sei whale caught in the waters south of 40°N in the North Pacific. 219-236.

Ohsumi, S. Find of marlin spear from the Antarctic minke whales. 237-239.

Seki, Y. An anatomical study on the lower extension of the dorasl vagal nucleus to the upper cervical cord in the sperm whale. 241-249.

Tobayama, T., M. Nishiwaki and H. C. Yang. Records of the Fraser's Sarawak dolphin (Lagenodelphis hosei) in the western North Pacific. 251-263.

Miyazaki, N., T. Kasuya and M. Nishiwaki. Food of Stenella caeruleoalba 265-275.

Nishiwaki, M. Possible vetigial teats of killer whale. 277-278.

Williamson, G. R. Counting and measuring baleen and ventral grooves of whales. 279-292.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid component of blubber oil Amazon River dolphin. 293-299.

Naito, Y. Comparison in colour pattern of two species of harbour seal in adjacent waters Hokkaido. 301-310.

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No.24 (November 1972) (28.3MB)

Omura, H. An osteological study of the Cuvier's beaked whale, Ziphius cavirostris, in the northwest Pacific, 1-34.

Nishiwaki, M. and N. Oguro. Catch of the Cuvier's beaked whales off Japan in recent years. 35-41.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Kasuya, K. Kureha and N. Oguro. Further comments of Mesoplodon gingkodens. 43-56.

Kasuya, T. Growth and reproduction of Stenella caeruleoalba based on the age determination by means of dentinal growth layers. 57-79.

Kasuya, T. and N. Oguro. A new tagging method of dolphins. 81-85.

Kasuya. T. Some informations on the growth of the Ganges dolphin with a comment of the Indus dolphin. 87-108.

Kasuya, T. and A. K. M. Aminul Haque. Some informations on the distribution and seasonal movement of the Ganges dolphin. 109-115.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid component of various blubber oil of Ganges River dolphin. 117-125.

Naito, Y. and M. Nishiwaki. The growth of two species of the harbour seal in the adjacent waters of Hokkaido. 127-144.

Ichihara, T. and K. Yoshida. Diving depth of northern fur seals in the feeding time. 145-148.

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No.23 (September 1971) (25.8MB)

Ohsumi, S. Some investigations on the school structure of sperm whale. 1-25.

Kawamura, A. Influence of chasing time to stomach contents of baleen and sperm whales. 27-36.

Kasuya, T. Consideration of distribution and migration of toothed whales off the Pacific coast of Japan based upon aerial sighting record. 37-60.

Omura, H. A comparison of the size of vertebrae among some species of the baleen whales with special reference to whale movements. 61-69.

Omura, H., M. Nishiwaki and T. Kasuya. Further studies on two skeletons of the black right whale in the North Pacific. 71-81.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Kasuya. Osteological note of an Antarctic sei whale. 83-89.

Hosokawa, H. and T. Kamiya. Some observations on the cetacean stomachs, with special considerations on the feeding habits of whales. 91-101.

Lugassy, A. A., E. korostoff and J. L. Rabinowits. Influence of incremental lines upon the compressive strength of sperm whale dentin. 103-110.

Nishiwaki, M., and N. Oguro. Baird's beaked whales caught on the coast of Japan in recent 10 years. 111-122.

Mizue, K., M. Nishiwaki and A. Takemura. The underwater sound of Ganges river dolphin (Platanista gangetica). 123-128.

Kasuya, T. and M. Nishiwaki. First record of Mesoplodon densirostris from Formosa. 129-137.

Kawamura, A. and K. Kashita. A rare double monster of dolphin, Stenella caeruleoalba. 139-140.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid components of Ganges river dolphin oil. 141-147.

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No.22 (June 1970) (28.3MB)

Omura, H., T. Ichihara and T. Kasuya. Ostelogy of pygmy blue whale with additional information on external and other characteristics. 1-27.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Kasuya. Recent record of gray whale in the adjacent waters of Japan and a consideration on its migration. 29-37.

Kasuya, T. and D. W. Rice. Note on baleen plates and on arrangement of parasitic barnacles of gray whale. 39-43.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Kasuya. A Greenland right whale caught at Osaka Bay. 45-62.

Nasu, K. and Y. Masaki. Some biological parameters for stock assessment of the Antarctic sei whale. 63-74.

Ohsumi, S., Y. Masaki and A. Kawamura. Stock of the Antarctic minke whale. 75-125.

Kawamura, A. Food of sei whale taken by Japanese whaling expeditions in the Antarctic season 1967/68. 127-152.

Nemoto, T. and K. I. Yoo. An amphipod, Parathemisto gaudichaudii as an food of the Antarctic sei whale. 153-158.

Tobayama, T., S. Uchida and M. Nishiwaki. Twin foetuses from a blue white dolphin. 159-162.

Machida, S. A sword-fish sword found from a North Pacific sei whale. 163-164.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid components of black right whale oil by gas chromatography. 165-170.

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No.21 (June 1969) (31.1MB)

Omura, H., S. Ohsumi, T. Nemoto, K. Nasu and T. Kasuya. Black right whales in the North Pacific. 1-78.

Nishiwaki, M. and Y. Hasegawa. The discovery of the right whale skull in the Kisagata shell bed. 79-84.

Ohsumi, S. Occurrence and rupture of varginal band in the fin, sei, and blue whales. 85-94.

Hosokawa, H., S. Igarashi, T. Kamiya and K. Hirosawa. Morphological characteristics and myelinization of acoustic system in the dolphins (Stenella caeruleoalba). 95-123.

Mol, T. and P. J. H. van Bree. A short contribution to the history of whaling in Japan during the 17th century. 125-129.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid composition of finless porpoise oil. 131-135.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Fatty acid composition of many toothed pilot whale oil. 137-141.

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No.20 (September 1966) (31.0MB)

Ohsumi, S. Sexual segregation of the sperm whale in the North Pacific. 1-16.

Ichihara, T. Criterion for determining age of fin whale with reference to ear plug and baleen plate. 17-82.

Kasuya T. Karyotype of a sei whale. 83-88.

Kasuya, T. and S. Ohsumi. A secondary sexual character of the sperm whale. 89-94.

Nishiwaki, M. and K. S. Norris. A new genus, Peponocephala, for the odontoceti cetacean species Electra electra. 95-100.

Nishiwaki, M., M. Nakajima and T. Tobayama. Preliminary experiments for dolphin marking. 101-107.

Nemoto, T. Thysanoessa euphausiids, comparative morphology, allomorphosis and ecology. 109-155.

Nasu, K. Fishery oceanographic study on the baleen whaling grounds. 157-210.

Ichihara, T. and M. Nishiwaki. External measurements and weight of a southern elephant seal. 211-212.

Tsuyuki, H. and S. Itoh. Studies on the oils contained in blubber of a southern elephant seal. 213-221.

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No.19 (April 1965) (18.5MB)

Ohsumi, S. Reproduction of the sperm whale in the north-west Pacific. 1-35.

Kasuya, T. and T. Ichihara. Some informations on minke whales from the Antarctic. 37-43.

Nemoto, T. and T. Kasuya. Foods of baleen whales in the Gulf of Alaska of the North Pacific. 45-51.

Nishiwaki, M., M. Nakajima and T. Kamiya. A rare species of dolphin (Stenella attenuata) from Arai, Japan. 53-64.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Kasuya, T. Tobayama, T. Kamiya and M. Nakajima. Feresa attenuata captured at the Pacific Coast of Japan in 1963. 65-90.

Nakajima, M. and M. Nishiwaki. The first occurrence of a porpoise (Electra electra) in Japan. 91-104.

Hosokawa, H. and T. Kamiya. Sections of the dolphin's head (Stenella caeruleoalba). 105-133.

Ohsumi, S. A dolphin (Stenella caeruleoalba) with protruded rudimentary hind limbs. 135-136.

No.18 (March 1964) (23.7MB)

Fujino, K. Fin whale subpopulations in the Antarctic whaling areas II, III and IV. 1-27.

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Ichihara, T. Prenatal development of ear plug in baleen whales. 29-48.

Ohsumi, S. Examination on age determination of the whale. 49-88.

Nemoto, T. School of badeen whales in the feeding areas. 89-110.

Okutani, T. and Nemoto, T. Squids as the food of sperm whales in the Bering Sea and Alaskan Gulf. 111-122.

Ohsumi, S. Comparison of maturity and accumulatin rate of corpora albicantia between the left and right ovaries in cetacea. 123-148.

Omura, H. A systematic study of the hyoid bones in the baleen whales. 149-170.

Nishiwaki, M. Revision of the article "Taxonomical consideration on genera of Delphinidae" in No.17. 171-172.

Tsuyuki, H. and U. Naruse. Studies on the lipids in brain of black right whale in the northern Pacific Ocean. 173-180.

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No.17 (February 1963) (24.2MB)

Nishiwaki, M., S. Ohsumi and T. Maeda. Change of form in the sperm whale accompanied with growth. 1-14.

Ohsumi, S., T. kasuya and M. Nishiwaki. The accumulation rate of dentinal growth layers in the maxillary tooth of the sperm whale. 15-35.

Ichihara, T. Photometric method for counting laminae in ear plug of baleen whale. 37-48.

Yoshikawa, T. and T. Suzuki. The lamination of the masseter of the humpback whale. 49-52.

Fujino, K. Intra-uterine selection due to maternal-foetal in compatibility of blood type in the whales. 53-65.

Cushing, John E., K. Fujino and N. Calaprice. The Ju blood typing system of the sperm whale and specific soluble substances. 67-77.

Nemoto, T. New records of sperm whales with protruded rudimentary hind limbs. 79-81.

Nemoto, T. and K. Nasu. Stones and other aliens in the stomachs of sperm whales in the Bering Sea. 83-91.

Nishiwaki, M. Taxonomical consideration on genera of Delphinidae. 93-103.

Nasu, K. Oceanography and whaling ground in the subarctic region of the Pacific Ocean. 105-155.

Nemoto, T. Some aspects of the distribution of Calanus cristatus and C. plumchrus in the Bering and its neighbouring waters, with reference to the feeding of baleen whales. 157-170.

Tsuyuki, H. and U. Naruse. Studies on the oil of black right whale in the northern Pacific Ocean. 171-190.

Yagi, T., M. Nishiwaki and M. Nakajima. A preliminary study on the method of time marking with leadsalt and tetracycline on the teeth of northern fur seal. 191-195.

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No.16 (March 1962) (21.7MB)

Omura, H. Bryde's whale occurs on the coast of Brazil. 1-5.

Omura, H. Further information on Bryde's whale from the coast of Japan. 7-18.

Nishiwaki, M. Ryukyuan whaling in 1961. 19-28.

Nemoto, T. A secondary sexual character of fin whales. 29-34.

Omura, H., M. Nishiwaki, T. Ichihara and T. Kasuya. Osteological note of a sperm whale. 35-45.

Ichihara, T. Prenatal dead foetus of baleen whales. 47-60.

Nishiwaki, M. Mesoplodon bowdoini stranded at Akita Beach, Sea of Japan. 61-77.

Nishiwaki, M. Observation on two mandibles of Mesoplodon. 79-82.

Sinclair, John. An early dolphin embryo (Stenella caeruleoalbus) in serial sections. 83-87.

Nemoto, T. Food of baleen whales collected in recent Japanese Antarctic whaling expeditions. 89-103.

Uda, M. Subarctic oceanography in relation to whaling and salmon fisheries. 105-119.

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No.15 (November 1960) (7.62MB)

Nishiwaki, M. Ryukyuan humpback whaling in 1960. 1-15.

Ohsumi, S. Relative growth of the fin whale, Balaenoptera physalus (Linn.). 17-84.

Fujino, K. Immunogenetic and marking approaches to identifying subpopulations of the North Pacific whales. 85-142.

Nasu, K. Oceanographic investigation in the Chukchi Sea during the summer of 1958. 143-157.

Tokita, K. and ECG Research Group. Electrocardiographical studies on bottlenosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). 159-165.

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No.14 (September 1959) (20.6MB)

Omura, H. Bryde's whale from the coast of Japan. 1-33.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Kamiya. Mesoplodon stejenegeri from the coast of Japan. 35-48.

Nishiwaki, M. Humpback whales in Ryukyuan waters. 49-87.

Cushing, Jphn E., K. Fujino and K. Takahashi. Glycerol-freezing technique as an aid in blood typing of whales. 89-100.

Fujino, K. and John E. Cushing. Blood typing of dried whale erythrocytes with 131I labelled antibody. 101-106.

Ichihara, T. Formation mechanism of ear plug in baleen whales in relation to glove-finger. 107-035.

Nasu, K. Surface water condition in the Antarctic whaling Pacific are in 1956-57. 137-143.

Ohsumi, S. (Kimura). A deformed fin whale foetus. 145-147.

Nemoto, T. Food of baleen whales with reference to whale movements. 149-290.

Yamada, M. and F. Yoshizaki. Osseous labyrinth of cetacea. 291-304.

Nakai, T. Distribution of amino acid in proteins from various parts of whale body. 305-326.

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No.13 (September 1958) (45.8MB)

Omura, H. North Pacific right whale. 1-52.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Kamiya. A beaked whale Mesoplodon stranded at Oiso Beach, Japan. 53-83.

Nishiwaki, M. and C. Handa. Killer whales caught in the coastal waters off Japan for recent 10 years. 85-96.

Ohsumi, S. (Kimura), M. Nishiwaki and T. Hibiya. Growth of fin whale in the norhtern Pacific. 97-133.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Hibiya and S. Ohsumi (Kimura). Age study of sperm whale based on reading of tooth laminations. 135-153.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Ichihara and S. Ohsumi (Kimura). Age studies of fin whale based on ear plug. 155-169.

Fujino, K. On the serological constitution of fin whale. III. Human B blood group substances in erythrocytes and some notes on anti-fin Ju specific antibodies. 171-184.

Nemoto, T. Cocconeis diatoms infected on whales in the Antarctic. 185-191.

Nemoto, T. and K. Nasu. Thysanoessa macrura as a food of baleen whales in the Antarctic. 193-199.

Ichihara, T. Gray whale observed in the Bering Sea. 201-205.

Ohsumi, S. (Kimura). A descendant of Moby Dick or a white sperm whale. 207-209.

Nasu, K. Deformed lower jaw of sperm whale. 211-212.

Omura, H. Note on embryo of Baird's beaked whale. 213-214.

Uda, M. and N. Suzuki. Studies of the relation between the whaling grounds and the hydrographic conditions. III. The averaged conditions of the whaling grounds and their trends of variation during 1946-55. 215-229.

Seki, Y. Observations on the spinal cord of the right whale. 231-251.

Kamiya, T. How to count the renculi of the cetacean kidneys, with special regard to the kidney of the right whale. 253-267.

Hosokawa, H. and T. Sekino. Comparison of the size of cells and some histological formations between whales and man. 269-301.

Ogawa, T., T. Tsunoda and M. Osawa. Amino acid composition of whale meat. 303-307.

Ishikawa, Y. A characteristic property of whale oils concerning the absorption of gases. II. on the absorption of nitrogen by whale oils. 309-321.

Tsyuyuki, H. Component fatty acids of northern elephant seal oil. 323-332.

No.12 (June 1957) (30.4MB)

Omura, H. Osteological study of the little piked whale from the coast of Japan. 1-21.

Nishiwaki, M. Age characteristics of ear plugs of whales. 23-32.

Nemoto, T. Foods of baleen whales in the northern Pacific. 33-89.

Nasu, K. Oceanographic conditions of the whaling grounds in the waters adjacent to Aleutian Islands and the Bering Sea in summer of 1955. 91-101.

Kimura, S. The twinning in southern fin whales. 103-125.

Ichihara, T. An application of linear discriminant function to external measurements of fin whale. 127-189.

Nishiwaki, M. Very small embryo of cetacea. 191-192.

Nishiwaki, M. One-eyed monster of fin whale. 193-195.

Ogawa, T. and T. Kamiya. A case of the cachalot with protruded rudimentary hind limbs. 197-208.

Uda, M. and A. Dairokuno. Studies of the relation between the whaling grounds and the hydrographic conditions. II. A study of the relation between the whaling grounds off Kinkazan and the boundary of water masses. 209-224.

Abe, T. Notes on fishes from the stomachs of whales taken in the Antarctic. I. Xenocyttus nemotoi, a new genus and new species of zeomorph fish of the subfamily Oreosonimae Goode and Bean, 1895. 225-233.

Tsuyuki, H. On the oils contained in various blubbers of northern elephant seal, Mirounga angustirostris. 235-240.

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No.11 (June 1956) (25.1MB)

Omura, H. and H. Sakiura. Studies on the little piked whale from the coast of Japan. 1-37.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Hibiya and S. Kimura. On the sexual maturity of the sperm whale (Physeter catodon) found in the North Pacific. 39-46.

Fujino, K. On the body proportions of the sperm whales (Physeter catodon). 47-83.

Fujino, K. On the serological constitution of the fin whales II. Further studies on blood groups. 85-98.

Nemoto, T. On the diatoms of the skin film of whales in the northern Pacific. 99-132.

Hoshina, T. and Y. Sugiura. On a skin disease and a nematode parasite of a dolphin, Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821). 133-138.

Iwai, E. Descriptions on unidentified species of dibranchiate cephalopods. I. An oegopsiden squid belonging to the genus Architeuthis. 139-151.

Iwai, E. Descriptions on unidentifies species of dibranchiate cephalopods. II. A cranchiidae squid of the genus Taonius. 153-161.

Uda, M. and K. Nasu. Studies of the whaling grounds in the northern sea-region of the Pacific Ocean in relation to the meteorological and oceanographic conditions. (Part I). 163-179.

Kimura, S. and T. Nemoto. Note on a minke whale kept alive in aquarium. 181-189.

Ishikawa, Y. A characteristic property of whale oils concerning the absorption of gases. I. On the absorption of carbon dioxide by whale oils. 191-213.

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No.10 (June 1955) (21.3MB)

Hosokawa, H. Cross-sections of a 12-mm. dolphin embryo. 1-68.

Nemoto, T. White scars on whales (I) Lamprey marks. 69-77.

Omura, H. and T. Nemoto. Sei whales in the adjacent waters of Japan. III. Relation between movement and water temperature of the sea. 79-87.

Omura, H., K. Fujino and S. Kimura. Beaked whale Berardius bairdi of Japan, with notes of Ziphius cavirostris. 89-132.

Fujino, K. On the body weight of the sei whales located in the adjacent waters of Japan (II). 133-141.

Nishiwaki, M. On the sexual maturity of the Antarctic male sperm whale (Physeter catodon L.). 143-149.

Ohta, K., T. Watarai, T. Oishi, Y. Ueshiba, S. Hirose, T. Yoshizawa, Y. Akikusa, M. Sato and K. Okano. Composition of fin whale milk. 151-167.

No.9 (June 1954) (52.7MB)

Akiya, S., O. Hoshino and N. Motohashi. Attempt to preserve freshness of whale meat with germicides. II. 1-10.

Ogawa, T. On the musculature of the sinus venosus and its continuation with the so-called conducting system of the whale's heart. 11-35.

Yamada, M. Some remarks on the pygmy sperm whale, Kogia. 37-58.

Yamada, M. An account of a rare porpoise, Feresa Gray from Japan. 59-88.

Omura, H. and K. Fujino. Sei whales in the adjacent waters of Japan. II. Further studies on the external characters. 89-103.

Fujino, K. On the serological constitution of the sperm- and Baird beaked-whales (I) Blood groups of the sperm- and Baird beaked-whales. 105-120.

Fujino, K. On the body proportions of the fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus (L)) caught in the northern Pacific Ocean (I) (Preliminary report). 121-163.

Nishiwaki, M., T. Hibiya and S. Kimura. On the sexual maturity of the sei whale of the Bonin waters. 165-177.

Uda, M. Studies of the relation between the whaling grounds and the hydrographical conditions (I). 179-187.

No.8 (June 1953) (26.6MB)

Yamada, M. Contribution to the anatomy of the organ of hearing of whales. 1-79.

Omura, H. Biological study on humpback whales in the Antarctic whaling areas IV and V. 81-102.

Fujino, K. On the serological constitutions of the sei-, fin-, blue- and humpback-whales (I). 103-125.

Ogawa, T. On the presence and disappearance of the hind limb in the cetacean embryos. 127-132.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Yagi. On the age and the growth of teeth in a dolphin (Prodelphinus caeruleo-albus). (I). 133-146.

Kakuwa, Z., T. Kawakami and K. Iguchi. Biological investigation on the whales caught by the Japanese Antarctic whaling fleets in the 1951-52 season. 147-213.

Nishiwaki, M. Hermaphroditism in a dolphin (Prodelphinus caeruleo-albus). 215-218.

No.7 (July 1952) (19.4MB)

Ogawa, T. On the cardiac nerves of some cetacea, with special reference to those of Berardius bairdii Stejneger. 1-22.

Akiya, S., O. Hoshino and N. Motohashi. On an attempt to preserve whale meat freshness with 5-nitro-furfuriden aminoguanidine from decay. 23-30.

Akiya, S. and R. Sawamura. colorimetric determination of 5-nitro-2-furfuridene aminoguanidine. 31-36.

Tomiyama, S. and M. Takao. Studies on utilization of higher fatty alcohol from sperm whale oil. 37-46.

Omote, Y. A rapid method for the separate determination of vitamin A and kitol in the whale-liver oil. 47-50.

Arai, Y. and S. Sakai. Whale meat in nutrition. 51-67.

Yamaguchi, K. and K. Fujino. On the serological constitution of striped dolphin (Prodelphinus caeruleoalbus (Meyen)) (I). 69-77.

Nishimoto, S., M. Tozawa and T. Kawakami. Food of sei whales (Balaenoptera borealis) caught in the Bonin Island waters. 79-85.

Nishiwaki, M. On the age-determination of Mystacoceti, chiefly blue and fin whales. 87-119.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Hibiya. On the sexual maturity of the sperm whales (Physeter catodon) found in the adjacent waters of Japan (II). 121-124.

Ohno, M. and K. Fujino. Biological investigation on the whales caught by the Japanese Antarctic whaling fleets, season 1950/51. 125-190.

Contents of the Scientific Reports of The Whales Research Institute from No.1 to No.6.

No.6 (December 1951) (26.7MB)

Hosokawa, H. On the extrinsic eye muscles of the whale with special remarks upon the innervation and function of the musculus retractor bulbi. 1-33.

Murata, T. Histological studies on the respiratory portions of the lungs of cetacea. 35-47.

Kojima, T. On the brain of the sperm whale (Physeter catodon L.). 49-72.

Mizue, K. and T. Murata. Biological investigation on the whales caught by the Japanese Antarctic whaling fleets season 1949-50. 73-131.

Nishiwaki, M. On the periodic mark on the baleen plates as the sign of annual growth. 133-152.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Hibiya. On the sexual maturity of the sperm whales (Physeter catodon) found in the adjacent waters of Japan (I). 153-165.

Nakai, T. Chemical studies on freshness of whale meat. IV. Some information of Archomobacter ubiquitum isolated from whale carcass. 167-176.

Nakai, T. and H. Ono. The effects of electric shock and fatigue on post-mortem changes in muscle. 177-185.

Omote, Y. Complete recovery of vitamin A from molecular distillation residue of whale-liver oil. 187-191.

Omote, Y. Chemical structure of kitol (I). Double bonds and hydroxyl groups. 193-198.

Hirata, M. Experimental investigation on flattened head harpoon. An attempt for restraining ricochet. 199-207.

No.5 (June 1951) (16.6MB)

Akiba, T., M. Umehara and Y. Natsume. Bacteriological studies on freshness of whale meat. (Report No. II.) 1-4.

Hosokawa, H. ON the pelvic cartilages of the Balaenoptera-foetuses, with remarks on the specifical and sexual difference. 5-15.

Ohe, T. Iconography on the abdominal cavity and viscera of the Balaenoptera, with special remarks upon the peritoneal coverings. 17-39.

Akiya, S. and O. Hoshino. Isolation of histidine from whale blood using 3,4-dichlorobenzene sulfonic acid. 41-47.

Tawara, T. and R. Fukazawa. Studies on kitol. IV. Purification of kitol by chromatographic. 49-51.

Ishikawa, S., Y. Omote and H. Okuda. Substances related to vitamin A in the whale liver oil. 53-59.

Ishikawa, S., Y. Omote, M. Kijima and H. Okuda. Thermal decomposition of kitol. 61-69.

Misue, K. Grey whales in the east sea area of Korea. 71-79.

Misue, K. Food of whales (in the adjacent waters of Japan). 81-90.

Nishiwaki, M. and T. Ohe. Biological investigation on blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) and fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) caught by the Japanese Antarctic whaling fleets. 91-167.

No.4 (August 1950) (21.4MB)

Omura, H. On the body weight of sperm and sei whales located in the adjacent waters of Japan. 1-13.

Omura, H. Diatom infection on blue and fin whales in the Antarctic whaling area V (the Ross Sea area). 14-26.

Omura, H. Whales in the adjacent waters of Japan. 27-113.

Nishiwaki, M. Determination of the age of Antarctic blue and fin whales by the colour changes in crystalline lens. 115-161.

Nishiwaki, M. Age characteristics in baleen plates. 162-183.

Nishiwaki, M. On the body weight of whales. 184-209.

No.3 (February 1950) (20MB)

Ogawa, T. and T. Shida. On the sensory tubercles of lips and of oral cavity in the sei and the fin whale. 1-16.

Ohe, T. Distribution of the red marrow in bones of the fin whale. 17-22.

Hosokawa, H. On the cetacean larynx, with special remarks on the laryngeal sack of the sei whale and the aryteno-epiglottideal tube of the sperm whale. 23-62.

Akiba, T., T. Tsuchiya, M. Umehara and Y. Natsume. Bacteriological studies on freshness of whale meat (Report No.1). 63-70.

Ishikawa, Y. Protein digestive power of sperm whale pancreatic enzyme. II. 71-78.

Mori, T. and M. Saiki. Properties of fats and oils contained in various parts of a sperm whale body. 79-84.

Tawara, T. and R. Fukazawa. Studies on kitol I. Preparation of kitol from whale liver oil. 85-88.

Tawara, T. and R. Fukazawa. Studies on kitol II. Influence of kitol fraction on the determination of the International Unit of Vitamin A. 89-91.

Tawara, T. and R. Fukazawa. Studies on kitol III. The effect of sunlight, air and heat on the vitamin A and kitol fractions. 92-95.

Tawara, T. On the respiratory pigments of whale (Studies on whale blood II). 96-101.

Yoshida, M. Research on methionine in whale. 102-105.

Mizue, K. Factory ship whaling around Bonin Islands in 1948. 106-118.

Mizue, K. and H. Jimbo. Statistic study of foetuses of whales. 119-131.

Nishiwaki, M. and K. Hayashi. Biological survey of fin and blue whales taken in the Antarctic season 1947-48 by the Japanese fleet. 132-190.

No.2 (December 1948) (7.83MB)

Ogawa, T. and S. Arifuku. On the acoustic system in the cetacean brains. 1-20.

Yamada, M. Auditory organ of the whalebone whales (Preliminary report). 21-30.

Nakai, T. Chemical studies on the freshness of whale meat. III. Effect of hydrogen-ion concentration on decrease in freshness and titration curve of whale meat with HCI and Na2Co2. 31-34.

Ishikawa, S., Y. Omote and Y. Omote, and Y. Soma. Analytical distilation of vitamin A in the whale liver oil. 35-41.

Ishikawa, S., Y. Omote and H. Kanno. Molecular distilation of sperm whale blubber oil. 42-45.

Kaneko, A. Molecular distilation of fin whale liver oil. 46-50.

Akiya, S and K. Takahashi. Determination of tryptophane in whale meat. 51-54.

Ishikawa, Y. and S. Tejima. Protein digestive power of sperm whale pancreatic enzyme. 55-60.

Tsukamoto, S. Experiment of digestion of whale meat by koji-mould. 61-66.

No.1 (June 1948) (5.12MB)

Akiya, S. and S. Tejima. Studies on digestive enzyme in whale. 3-7.

Akiya, S., Y. Ishikawa., S. Tejima and T. Tanzawa. Studies on tryptase from a whale (Balaenoptera borealis L.). 8-10.

Akiya, S., S. Tejima and Y. Ishikawa. Studies on the utilization of whale meat by the use of pancreatic tryptase of whales. 11-14.

Akiya. S. and F. Kobo. The test culture of some microorganisms with whale meat peptone. 15-16.

Nakai, T. Chemical studies on the freshness of whale meat. I. Evaluation of freshness and changes in quantitiy of several kinds of nitrogen in whale meat following deterioration of freshness. 17-26.

Nakai, T. Chemical studies on the freshness of whale meat. II. On comparison between whale meat and beef on deterioration of freshness and autolysis. 27-30.

Tawara, T. On the simultaneous extraction of vitamin A-D and vitamin B2 complex from the liver of a fin whale (Nagasu-Kujira, Balaenoptera physalus L.). 31-37.

Tawara, T. Studies on whale blood. I. On the separation of histidine from whale blood. 38-40.

Nakai. J. and T. Shida. Sinus-hairs of the sei-whale (Balaenoptera borealis). 41-47.

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