Definition of Topotype

1. Noun. (geology) type locality ¹



2. Noun. (taxonomy) A specimen from the type locality. ¹

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Definition of Topotype

1. a specimen selected from a locality typical of a species [n -S]

Medical Definition of Topotype

1. A specimen collected at the type locality. (09 Jan 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Topotype

toponymist
toponymists
toponyms
toponymy
topopathogenesis
topophilia
topophobia
topophotomap
topophylaxis
topos
toposcope
toposes
topotactic
topotecan
topothermesthesiometer
topotype (current term)
topotypes
topotypical
topotypical population
topozone
topozones
topped
topped it off
topped up
topper
toppers
toppiece
toppieces
topping
topping and back pressure turbine

Literary usage of Topotype

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1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1917)
"CONTENTS The natural vegetation of western Long Island south of the terminal moraine: ROLAND M. HARPER : I Type, Cotype and topotype labels: EDMERRILL ..."

2. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1919)
"A topotype identified by the nomenclátor himself. (10) Idiotype.—A specimen (not used in the literature) identified by the nomenclátor himself, but, ..."

3. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1905)
"84); Labium; topotype; BM no. tio.5.9.15. Upper, lateral, and trout views. C>. ... 100) ; Taho, Karin Hills ; topotype ; BM no. 90.4.7.9. and front views. ..."

4. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1905)
"91) ; Selangor ; topotype ; BM no. 98.3.13.2. Lateral and front views. 9 a, b, e, d. ... 100) ; Tallo, Karin Hills ; topotype ; BM no. 90.4.7.9. Upper view. ..."

5. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1900)
"Exposed topotype u It 61. 62.5 62.5 60.' 64. 6..S 62. 62. 62.5 61.5 59- 56. ... topotype Type topotype it u ti K ti It II II II Sex. Wing. 66. 66. 65. 66. ..."

6. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1908)
"August, twilight (metatype); July (homo-topotype, having dorsum of thorax wholly brownish between ..."

7. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington, Smithsonian Institution (1914)
"A topotype young of the year (Sept. 28) is slightly duller and darker than the adults. ... Weight, 47 Ibs. Ad. c? topotype (No. 96525), 1020, 300, 180. ..."

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