The international symposium: 24th October 2018. 理学部本館114室にて
Biodiversity estmation in time and space: macroecological perspective of community assembly and diversity patterns
11:00 - 11:10 Opening remark
11:10 - 11:40 Anne Chao （National Tsing Hua University）Rarefaction and extrapolation: Standardizing samples to make fair comparisons of biodiversity among multiple assemblages
11:40 - 12:10 Mark Costello（The University of Auckland）Biogeography helps explain and estimate global species richness
12:10 - 13:20 Light meal snack break
13:20 - 13:40 CHIH-LIN WEI（National Taiwan University）Productivity controls taxonomical and functional diversity in the deep sea.
13:40 - 14:00 Moriaki Yasuhara（The University of Hong Kong）Biodiversity patterns in fossil records
14:00 - 14:20 Buntarou Kusumoto (University of the Ryukyus) Biodiversity estimates of stony coral species: regional and global-scale analysis
14:20 - 14:40 Takehisa Yamakita (JAMSTEC) Distribution of marine species over East and South East Asia from data used for EBSA extraction
14:40 - 15:10 Tea break
15:10 - 15:30 Cong Liu (University of the Ryukyus, OIST) Mountain metacommunities: climate and spatial connectivity shape ant diversity in a complex landscape
15:30 - 15:50 Frederic Sinniger (University of the Ryukyus) At the frontiers of the reefs: the challenges of mesophotic coral biodiversity and its implications for estimating diversity.
15:50 - 16:10 Kazuya Kobayashi (Kyoto University) Sex as a maintenance mechanism of biodiversity
16:10 - 16:30 Eri Sato (Chiba University)Ecological and environmental regulation of the phylogenetic co-occurrence patterns of birds on islands worldwide
16:30 - 16:50 Nao Takashina (OIST) A geometric approach to scaling individual distributions to macroecological patterns.