hypotype

hypotype

[′hī·pə‚tīp]
(systematics)
A specimen of a species, which, though not a member of the original type series, is known from a published description or listing.
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3--possible penaeid shrimp, LACMIP Hypotype 6945--antennae very long, curving abdomen exhibiting some metamerism, pleurae vague (Figure 3)
1--part and counterpart of large sample with as many as eight complete specimens, some of which exhibit well preserved margins, LACMIP Hypotype 6946 (Figure 4)
To ascertain identifications, hypotypes and specimens from Phleger & Parker (1951), Parker et al.