syntype

noun syn·type \ˈsin‧ˌtīp\

Definition of syntype

  1. 1 :  a member of a taxonomic type series when no holotype is designated

  2. 2 :  paratype 1, isotype 1b(1)

syntypic

\(ˈ)sin‧¦tipik, sən‧ˈt-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of syntype

syn- + type


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