Toyohashi Museum of Natural History




Type specimen
(Fossils)


Sponge

Specific
name
Oncosclera kaniensis Matsuoka and Masuda, 2000
Type
speccimen
Holotype: TMNH02881a-m, Paratypes: TMNH02885, 02883a, b, 02882, 02884a, b, 02886.
Formation Nakamura Formation, Mizunami Group
Age Miocene
Type
locality
Riverbed on the Kiso River, Dota, Kani City, Gifu Prefecture, Japan
Original
reference
Paleontological Research, vol. 4, no. 2, p. 133-134, Figures 3-4.
Remarks


 Molluscs

Specific
name
Bellamya celsispiralis Gurung, Takayasu and Matsuoka, 1997
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02098, Paratypes: TMNH02099, 02100, 02101.
Formation Middle Member of the Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
About 500m west of Dumkibas along the Mahendara Highway, Nepal
Original
reference
Paleontological Research, vol. 1, no. 3, p. 169, Figs. 4-1-4.
Remarks

Specific
name
Brotia palaeocostula Gurung, Takayasu and Matsuoka, 1997
Type
speccimen
Holotype: TMNH02130, Paratypes: TMNH02131, 02132, 02133, 02134, 02135, 02136.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
At the right bank of the Jhumsakhol river about 600m east of the confluence with the Tinaukhola river, Nepal
Original
reference
Paleontological Research, vol. 1, no. 3, p. 173, Figs. 5-17.
Remarks

Specific
name
Lamellidens arungensis Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02027, Paratypes: TMNH02028, 02029, 02030.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
About 700m west of the confluence with the Murali Khola, Nepal
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 158-160, Figs. 3-1.
Remarks

Specific
name
Lamellidens longiformis Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02031, Paratypes: TMNH02032, 02033.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
The right bank of the Narayani River, 500m south of the confluence with the Binai Khola, Nepal
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 160-162, Figs. 3-5.
Remarks

Specific
name
Indonaia churia Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02034, Paratypes: TMNH02035, 02036.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
The right bank of the Narayani River, 500m south of the confluence with the Binai Khola, Nepal
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 162, Figs. 4-1.
Remarks

Specific
name
Indonaia narayani Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02037, Paratypes: TMNH02038, 02039, 02040.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
The right bank of the Narayani River, 500m south of the confluence with the Binai Khola, Nepal.
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 162-164, Figs. 4-4.
Remarks

Specific
name
Indonaia jimuriensis Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02041, Paratypes: TMNH02042, 02043, 02044.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
About 1.3 km northwest O Dumkibas, at the left bank of the Jimuri Khola, Nepal
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 164, Figs. 4-8.
Remarks

Specific
name
Indonaia tenella Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02047, Paratypes: TMNH02048, 02049.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
South Domkibas, aling the Kedi Khola, about 800m upstream from the cofluence with the Binai Khola, Nepal
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 164, Figs. 4-12.
Remarks

Specific
name
Parreysia binaiensis Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02050, Paratypes: TMNH02051, 02052, 02053, 02054.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
About 700m west of the confluence of the west-east flowing Arung Khola and the north-south flowing Murai Khola, Nepal.
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 165, Figs. 5-1.
Remarks

Specific
name
Parreysia zigzagicostata Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02058, Paratypes: TMNH02059, 02060, 02061, 02062.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
About 700m west of the confluence of the west-east flowing Arung Khola and the north-south flowing Murai Khola, Nepal.
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 165-166, Figs. 5-6.
Remarks

Specific
name
Physunio chitwanensis Takayasu, Gurung and Matsuoka, 1995
Type
speccimen
Holotype:TMNH02063, Paratypes: TMNH02064, 02065, 02066.
Formation Binai Khola Formation, Churia (Siwalik) Group
Age Mio-Pliocene
Type
locality
The right bank of the Narayani River, 500m south of the confluence with the Binai Khola, Nepal
Original
reference
Trans. Proc. Palaeont. Soc. Japan, N.S., no. 179, p. 166-168, Figs. 5-11.
Remarks


 Crustacea

Specific
name
Pithonoton inflatum Collins and Karasawa, 1993
Type
speccimen
Holotype: TMNH01530
Formation Yezo Super Group
Age Cretaceous
Type
locality
Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan
Original
reference
Sci. Rep. Toyohashi Mus. Nat. Hist., no. 3, p. 17-18
Remarks

Specific
name
"Neocallichirus" grandis Karasawa and Goda, 1996
Type
speccimen
Holotype: TMNH02502, Paratypes: TMNH02503, 02504, 02505, 02506, 02507, 02508, 02509.
Formation Takamatsu silty sandstone, Toyohashi Formation, Atsumi Group.
Age Middle Pleistocene
Type
locality
Takamatsu, Akabane-cho, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Original
reference
Sci. Rep. Toyohashi Mus. Nat. Hist., no. 6, p. 1-2, Figs. 1, 1a-8.
Remarks



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