paratype

noun
para·type | \ ˈparə+ˌ- \

Definition of paratype 

1 : a specimen of a type series other than the holotype usually used in zootaxy — compare isotype

2 : the environmental component of a phenotype — compare genotype sense 2

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International Scientific Vocabulary para- entry 1 + type

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