Kihachiro Kikuzawa

Summary

Affiliation: Ishikawa Prefectural University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Toward synthesis of relationships among leaf longevity, instantaneous photosynthetic rate, lifetime leaf carbon gain, and the gross primary production of forests
    Kihachiro Kikuzawa
    Laboratory of Plant Ecology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Nonoichimachi, Ishikawa 921 8836, Japan
    Am Nat 168:373-83. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Geometrical similarity analysis of photosynthetic light response curves, light saturation and light use efficiency
    Kohei Koyama
    Laboratory of Plant Ecology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Suematsu, Nonoichi, Ishikawa, 921 8836, Japan
    Oecologia 164:53-63. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Is whole-plant photosynthetic rate proportional to leaf area? A test of scalings and a logistic equation by leaf demography census
    Kohei Koyama
    Laboratory of Plant Ecology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Suematsu, Nonoichi, Ishikawa 921 8836, Japan
    Am Nat 173:640-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Shoot life span in relation to successional status in deciduous broad-leaved tree species in a temperate forest
    Kenji Seiwa
    Laboratory of Forest Ecology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Miyagi 9896711, Japan
    New Phytol 169:537-48. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiological basis of seasonal trend in leaf photosynthesis of five evergreen broad-leaved species in a temperate deciduous forest
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Tree Physiol 26:249-56. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Winter photosynthesis by saplings of evergreen broad-leaved trees in a deciduous temperate forest
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Faculty of Agriculture, Graduate School of Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    New Phytol 165:857-66. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Phenology and photosynthetic traits of short shoots and long shoots in Betula grossa
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Faculty of Agriculture, Graduate School of Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Tree Physiol 24:631-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Plasticity in leaf-area density within the crown of Aucuba japonica growing under different light levels
    Md Sohrab Ali
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Division of Forest and Biomaterials Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Japan
    J Plant Res 118:307-16. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the physiology, morphology, and leaf demography of tropical saplings with different crown shapes
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    J Plant Res 119:459-67. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint On the relationships between leaf-litter lignin and net primary productivity in tropical rain forests
    Kanehiro Kitayama
    Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Kamitanakami Hirano cho, Ohtsu, Shiga 520 2113, Japan
    Oecologia 140:335-9. 2004

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Toward synthesis of relationships among leaf longevity, instantaneous photosynthetic rate, lifetime leaf carbon gain, and the gross primary production of forests
    Kihachiro Kikuzawa
    Laboratory of Plant Ecology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Nonoichimachi, Ishikawa 921 8836, Japan
    Am Nat 168:373-83. 2006
    ..The gross production of forest ecosystems then can be predicted to a first approximation simply by the annual duration of the period favorable for photosynthetic activity in any given region...
  2. doi request reprint Geometrical similarity analysis of photosynthetic light response curves, light saturation and light use efficiency
    Kohei Koyama
    Laboratory of Plant Ecology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Suematsu, Nonoichi, Ishikawa, 921 8836, Japan
    Oecologia 164:53-63. 2010
    ..tuberosus, both the degree of light saturation and LAUE were independent of light environment within a canopy, resulting in proportionality between the daily photosynthesis and the daily incident light among the leaves...
  3. doi request reprint Is whole-plant photosynthetic rate proportional to leaf area? A test of scalings and a logistic equation by leaf demography census
    Kohei Koyama
    Laboratory of Plant Ecology, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Suematsu, Nonoichi, Ishikawa 921 8836, Japan
    Am Nat 173:640-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, realized whole-plant photosynthetic rate is not proportional to leaf area. These "diminishing returns" are well explained by a simple saturating curve, such as the logistic equation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Shoot life span in relation to successional status in deciduous broad-leaved tree species in a temperate forest
    Kenji Seiwa
    Laboratory of Forest Ecology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Miyagi 9896711, Japan
    New Phytol 169:537-48. 2006
    ..These results reveal close relationships between shoot life span and environmental resource availability or successional status and suggest a causal relationship between shoot shedding and shoot architecture...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physiological basis of seasonal trend in leaf photosynthesis of five evergreen broad-leaved species in a temperate deciduous forest
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Tree Physiol 26:249-56. 2006
    ..Interspecific differences in Vcmax(25) were responsible for interspecific differences in light-saturated rates of net photosynthesis during winter...
  6. ncbi request reprint Winter photosynthesis by saplings of evergreen broad-leaved trees in a deciduous temperate forest
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Faculty of Agriculture, Graduate School of Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    New Phytol 165:857-66. 2005
    ..Furthermore, differences in annual CO2 assimilation among species are strongly modified by species-specific photosynthetic traits during the winter under deciduous canopy trees...
  7. ncbi request reprint Phenology and photosynthetic traits of short shoots and long shoots in Betula grossa
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Faculty of Agriculture, Graduate School of Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Tree Physiol 24:631-7. 2004
    ..In both ELs and LLs, A(area)/N(area) decreased with time. The crown was thus characterized by a rapidly growing surface with young LLs having high A(area) and by shaded inner parts with ELs having stable low A(area)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Plasticity in leaf-area density within the crown of Aucuba japonica growing under different light levels
    Md Sohrab Ali
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Division of Forest and Biomaterials Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Japan
    J Plant Res 118:307-16. 2005
    ..Conversely, shaded individuals did not respond by differential growth between crown layers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the physiology, morphology, and leaf demography of tropical saplings with different crown shapes
    Yoshiyuki Miyazawa
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    J Plant Res 119:459-67. 2006
    ..Each understory species has a suite of morphological traits and leaf demography specific to its architecture, thus attaining leaf overlap avoidance or large total leaf area...
  10. ncbi request reprint On the relationships between leaf-litter lignin and net primary productivity in tropical rain forests
    Kanehiro Kitayama
    Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Kamitanakami Hirano cho, Ohtsu, Shiga 520 2113, Japan
    Oecologia 140:335-9. 2004
    ..Instead, we suggest that lower lignin contents are adaptive to recycle minerals without retarding decomposition in less productive environments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Temporal and spatial variations in leaf herbivory within a canopy of Fagus crenata
    Michimasa Yamasaki
    Laboratory of Forest Biology, Division of Forest and Biomaterials Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kitashirakawa Oiwake cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8502, Kyoto Japan
    Oecologia 137:226-32. 2003
    ..Consequently, within-tree variation in light availability affects the consumption of leaves by insect herbivores through temporal changes in leaf characteristics...