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paratype

[′par·ə‚tīp]
(systematics)
A specimen other than the holotype which is before the author at the time of original description and which is designated as such or is clearly indicated as being one of the specimens upon which the original description was based.
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Orbital plate dark brown, the medial vertical setae is closer to lateral vertical setae and slightly toward the outer edge of the orbital plate, distance of or3 to or1, 82% (99%) of or3 to vtm (orbito-index, McEvey 1990), or1/or3 ratio 0.9 (paratype with or3 broken), or2/or1 ratio 0.5 (0.6), postocellar setae 62% (37%) and ocellar setae 88% (88%) of frontal length; vt index = 1.1 (0.9).
Holotype female and two paratype females deposited in the National Nematode Collection of National Nematological Research Centre, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan and one paratype female has been deposited in the nematode collection at Nematode Taxonomy Laboratory, 24 Brantwood Road Luton, England, UK.
Measurements and ratios (deutonymph paratype): Body 1.02.
Roubik, QCAZ, [68]; 12, Paratypes, Orellana, Parque Nacional Yasuni, Sept.
Type material.--Holotype [male], Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 20.VIII.2016, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES); Para-types l[male] and 1[male], Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 20.VIII.2016, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES); 5[male], 2[female] and 17 eggs (naturally laid by 1 paratype $), Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 16.IX.2016, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES); I[male], Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 4.V1II.2017, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES); 2[male], 1[female] and 3 eggs (naturally laid by paratype [female])/ Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 7.IX.2017, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES); [male], Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 9.X.2017, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES); 1[male], Fung Wong Shan, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, 4.XI.2017, George Ho Wai-Chun (HKES).
The number of branches and the chaetiger where the branching begins varies among specimens, (Table 1); the maximum number of branches observed was six branches in paratype MNHNCL ANN-15022.
Description: Dorsal rays XI,9 (female paratype with XII,9); anal rays 111,9; first dorsal and anal soft rays unbranched, all others branched, the last to base; pectoral rays 15, the upper two un-branched; pelvic rays 1,5; principal caudal rays 13; median 11 unbranched; upper and lower procur-rent caudal rays 6, posteriormost segmented; lateral line interrupted; dorso-anterior series of pored scales 17+7 (17+6-8), scales above lateral line to base of dorsal fin 2; scales below lateral line to base of anal fin 6; median predorsal scales 5; median prepelvic scales 6; circumpeduncular scales 16; horizontal scale rows on cheek 2; gill rakers 13 (1314); branchiostegal rays 5; vertebrae 9 + 16.
Petri), holotype [masculinidad]; ibidem, 4 paratypes [masculinidad][masculinidad]; ibidem, 1 paratype [masculinidad]; ibidem, IX.