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List of fossils in Kyoto prefecture

A list of fossils reported from Kyoto prefecture, Kinki region, Honshu island, Japan.

Photographs of outcrops and fossils in Kyoto prefecture

Paleozoic
Corals
Permian (298.9-252.17 Ma)
Brachiopods
Crinoids
Fusulinids
Lepidolina sp. => Yabeina sp.
Pseudofusulina sp.
Yabeina sp.
Bryozoans
Triassic (252.17-201.3 Ma)
Trilobites
Ammonoids
Bivalves
Bakevellia sp.
family Limidae, File shell
Minetrigonia sp.
Minetrigonia hegiensis hegiensis => Minetrigonia hegiensis
Monotis sp.
Ginkgopsids
Ferns
Equisetum sp., Horsetail
Brachiopods
Fusulinids
Lepidolina sp. => Yabeina sp.
Conodonts
Jurassic (201.3-145.0 Ma)
Bivalves
Trigonia sp.
Miocene (23.03-5.33 Ma)
Mammals
Desmostylus sp.
Sharks, (Teeth)
Fishes
family Clupeidae
Xenocypris sp.
Crustaceans
suborder Balanomorpha, Barnacle
infraoder Brachyura, Crabs
Bivalves
Acila sp.
Acila sp.
Anadara sp.
Anadara abdita
Chlamys sp.
Crepidula jimboana
Cultellus attenuatus
Cultellus izumoensis
Cyclocardia siogamensis
Dosinia sp.
Dosinia nomurai
Felaniella sp.
Lucinoma sp.
Marcia sp.
Nipponomarcia nakamurai
superfamily Ostreoidea, Oyster
Patinopecten sp.
Ruditapes miyamurensis
Saccella sp.
Gastropods
Protorotella yuantaniensis
Rhinoclavis sp.
Siphonalia sp.
Turritella sp.
Turritella shataii
Umbonium sp.
Vicarya sp.
Vicarya callosa japonica => Potamides yokoyamai japonica
Vicaryella ishiiana => Potamides ishiiana
Flowering plants
Fagus sp., Beech, (Leaves)
Quercus sp., Oak, (Leaves)
Quercus acutissima, Sawtooth oak, (Leaves)
Quercus variabilis, Chinese cork oak, (Leaves)
Zelkova sp., (Leaves)
Conifers
Metasequoia sp., (Leaves)
Trace fossils
Pipe rocks
Pleistocene (2.58- 0.01Ma)
Mammals
Stegodon orientalis, (Molars, Bones)
Cervus praenipponicus, (Bones)
Fishes
Crustaceans
Crabs, (Claws)
Bivalves
Dosinia angulosa
Paphia sp.
Tegillarca sp.
Flowering plants
Aesculus sp.
Alnus sp., Alder, (Nuts)
Fagus sp., (Nuts)
Fagus hayatae
family Juglandaceae, (Nuts)
Juglans mandshurica var. sachalinensis, Japanese walnut
Magnolia kobus, Kobushi magnolia
Menyanthes sp.
Paliurus nipponicus
Prunus salicina, Japanese plum
Quercus sp., Oak, (Nuts)
Styrax sp., Snowbell tree, (Seeds)
Trapa macropoda
Triadica sebifera var. pleistoceaca
Conifers
Cephalotaxus obounta
Picea sp., Spruce, (Cones)
Picea maximowiczii, Japanese bush spruce, (Cones)
Picea polita => Picea torano, Tigertail spruce, (Cones)
Pinus thunbergii, Japanese black pine
Holocene (0.01-0 Ma)
Flowering plants
Aphananthe sp., (Pollen)
Betula sp., Birch, (Pollen)
Celtis sp., Hackberry, (Pollen)
Menyanthes sp., (Pollen)
Quercus sp., (Pollen)
Conifers
subfamily Taxodiaceae, (Pollen)
Pinus sp., Pine, (Pollen)
Diatoms
Eunotia sp.
Investigation in progress
Bivalves
Magallana gigas, Pacific oyster
Planostrea pestigris
Ruditapes sp.
Scapharca sp. => Anadara sp.
Sponges, (Spicules)
Radiolarians