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Type locality [ Taxonomy ]
(L. Locus tipicus) Abbreviation: TL

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

     
  The type locality is the geographical place of collection where a holotype or type specimen of a nominal species or subspecies was first found and described.  
     
The population occurring at type locality is the topotypical population and specimens collected at type locality are topotypes.

See: Locality

 

 

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