Akira Mori

Akira Mori



Akira Mori


Primary department

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Graduate School of Science Biological Sciences   Associate Professor

Research Topics

Ethology and ecology of snakes and lizards


Overview of your research

Study on the function and physiology of the nuchal glands of a colubrid snake, Rhabdophis tigrinus, in particular, behavioral and physiological relationships with the dietary sequestration of the defensive chemical compounds of the glands?Field study on foraging behavior of a sit-and-wait predator, Trimeresurus okinavensis, a small pit viper on a subtropical Island?Research on behavioral interactions among reptiles and birds living in a dry forest of Madagascar


Fields of research (key words)

Ethology, Ecology, Herpetology, Natural history