One of their most recent publications is Embryonic development of a collembolan, Tomocerus cuspidatus Börner, 1909: With special reference to the development and developmental potential of serosa (Hexapoda: Collembola, Tomoceridae). Which was published in journal Arthropod Structure & Development. More information about Shigekazu Tomizuka research including statistics on their citations can be found on their Copernicus Academic profile page.
Highlights•Embryogenesis of a springtail sp. was examined, focusing on development of serosa.•Collembolan serosa was revealed to retain ability to differentiate into body element.•In light of comparative embryology the basal splitting of Hexapoda was reconstructed.•Ellipura and Cercophora are strongly supported, while Entognatha is dismissed.