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List of fossils in Tottori prefecture

A list of fossils reported from Tottori prefecture, Chugoku region, Honshu island, Japan.

Photographs of outcrops and fossils in Tottori prefecture

Miocene (23.03-5.33 Ma)
Fishes (Scales, Otoliths)
Clupeidae gen. et. sp. indet.
Engraulis sp.
Konosirus punctata
Limanda sp.
family Macrouridae, (Otoliths)
Crustaceans
Bathynomus sp.
Callianassa sp.
Crabs (Claws)
Insects
Cantao yamanai
Echinuses
Brissopsis makiyamai Morisita
Prionocidaris sp., (Needles)
Stereocidaris sp., (Needles)
Lintalium sp.
Linthia tokunagai
Bivalvia
Acesta sp.
Acila sp.
Acila vigilia
Amusium sp.
Anadara sp.
Anadara kakehataensis
Atrina sp.
Callista sp.
Chlamys sp.
Chlamys squamata (Gmelin)
Clementia sp.
Cuspidaria sp.
Decatopecten sp.
Delectopecten macrocheiricola
Delectopecten pechkami
Gloripallium izurensis Masuda
Laternula sp.
Lima sp.
Limatula sp.
Limopsis sp.
family Lucinidae
Lucinoma sp.
Lucinoma acutilineata
Macoma ss. jugata
Megayoldia sp.
Myadora suzuensis Masuda
Panopea sp.
Paphia sp.
Pecten pecamii
Pecten aff. randolphi
Pholadomya turunagai
Portlandia sp.
Propeamussium sp.
Propeamussium tateiwai Kanehara
Solemya sp.
Solemya tokunagai Yokoyama
Vasticardium ogurais
Vicaryella ishiiana (Yokoyama)
Yoldia thraciaeformis
???
Scaphopoda
Dentalium yokoyamai
Fissidentalium (Fissidentalium) yokoyamai Makiyama
Gastropoda
family Buccinidae
order Gymnosomata
family Hydatinidae
Lophioturris sp.
Murex troscholi
Nassarius kometubs Otuka
family Naticidae
Orectospira sp.
Rhinoclavis sp.
Rhinoclavis sp.
Turbo minoensis Itoigawa
Vicaryella sp.
Xenophora sp.
Plants
Acer honshuensis Tanai et Ozaki, (Leaves)
Acer mono
Acer paleodiabolicum Endo
Alunus sp.
Alnus hirsuta Turcz
Aphananthe sp.
Betula cf. nipponica
Carpinus sp.
Carpinus miocenia
Carpinus tschonoskii
Castanea sp.
Celtis sinensis var. japonica
Cerasus sp.
Cerasus jamasakura
Cerasus leveilleana
Cinnamomum sp.
Cladrastis aniensis
Comptonia naumanni, (Leaves)
Fagus sp.
Liquidambar formosana
Magnolia obovata
Metasequoia occidentalis
Morus sp.
Morus australis
Neolitsea cf. aciculata
Platycarya sp.
Prunus spinulosa
Quercus sp.
Quercus crispula Blume
Sapindus miocenica
Zelkova sp.
Zelkova ungeri, (Leaves)
Corals
family Flabellidae
Trace fossils
family Cirolanidae
Pipe rocks
Miocene-Pliocene
Fishes
family Cyprinidae
family Salmonidae
Insects
family Carabidae, (Wings)
family Carabidae
family Formicidae (Wings)
Graptopsaltria inaba
Pentatomidae, (Entire structure, Wings)
Somatochlora sp., (Wings)
family Termitidae, (Wings)
Terpnosia sp. aff. vacua (Olivier), (Wings)
Plants
Acer sp., (Seeds)
Acer sp. (Leaves)
Acer honshuense Tanai et Ozaki, (Leaves)
Acer nordenskioldii, (Leaves)
Acer palaeodiabolicum, (Leaves)
Acer palaeorufinerve, (Leaves)
Acer subpictum, (Leaves)
Acer tottoriense, (Leaves)
Betula globispica, (Leaves)
Betula miomaximowicziana, (Leaves)
Carpinus heigunensis Huzioka, (Leaves)
Carpinus laxiflola, (Leaves)
Fagus sp., (Leaves)
Fagus palaeocrenata, (Leaves)
Fagus stuxbergi (Nathorst) Tanai, (Leaves)
Liriodendron honshuensis, (Leaves)
Metasequoia sp., (Leaves)
Metasequoia japonica, (Leaves)
Pseudolarix japonica, (Leaves)
Pterocarya sp. (Leaves)
Quercus protodentata, (Leaves)
Quercus protoserrata, (Leaves)
family Rosaceae, (Leaves)
Sapium? palaeojaponicum, (Leaves)
Sasa sp., (Leaves)
Sassafras officinale, (Leaves)
Sassafras subtriloba, (Leaves)
Tilia protojaponica Endo, (Leaves)
Ulmus protojaponica, (Leaves)
Zelkova sp., (Leaves)
Diatom
Cyclotella sp.
Melosira sp.
Pliocene (5.33-2.58 Ma)
Insects
Donacia katsurai Kimoto, (Wings)
Plateumaris akiensis Tominaga et Katsura, (Wings)
Calosoma sp., (Wings)
Hydrochara sp., (Wings)
Plants
Zelkova ungeri Kovots, (Leaves)
Pleistocene (2.58- 0.01Ma)
Plants
Picea sp., (Pollen)
Pinus sp., (Pollen)
Pinus koraiensis, (Leaves, Cones)
Tsuga sp., (Pollen)
Tsuga diversifolia, (Cones)
Investigation in progress
Bivalvia
Oyster