Journal of the Acarological Society of Japan publishes reports (Reviews, Original Papers, Short Communications, Biological Data, and Proceedings of the Annual Meeting) in all field of acarology semiannually.

Prior to the acceptance for publication, non-member authors are requested 1) to contribute the cost of publication 10,000 yen or 100 US$ for an article, or one of the authors are requested to 2) be a member (at least for one year) of the Acarological Society of Japan (ASJ)(annual member ship fee is 5,000 yen or 50 US$). To join ASJ, please contact Treasurer for more information and an application procedure.


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Editorial Office

Managing Editor: Keiko OKU

Editorial Board (2016–2018)

Editor-in-Chief: Norihide HINOMOTO (National Agricultural Research Organization)
Editorial Board: Hiroshi ABE, Tomoyuki HASHIMOTO, Katsura ITO, Tomohide MATSUO, Norihide OKUBO, Miki SAITO, DeMar TAYLOR, Yasuhiro YANO
Managing Editor: Keiko OKU