mimotype

noun
mim·o·type | \ˈmiməˌtīp\

Definition of mimotype 

: a plant or animal resembling in many respects another from which it is systematically distinct and geographically isolated the New World hummingbirds are mimotypes of the Old World sunbirds

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mimotypic \¦⸗⸗¦tipik \ adjective

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