syntype

[ sin-tahyp ]

nounBiology.
  1. a type specimen other than the holotype used in the description of a species.

Origin of syntype

1
First recorded in 1905–10; syn- + type

Other words from syntype

  • syn·typ·ic [sin-tip-ik], /sɪnˈtɪp ɪk/, adjective

Words Nearby syntype

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