type locality

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type locality

n.
1. Biology The place where a type specimen was captured, collected, or observed.
2. Geology The place or region where a mineral, rock, series of rocks, or formation best exemplifies its type or standard description, often being the location where it was first found and recognized.

type locality

the locality in which a HOLOTYPE, LECTOTYPE or NEOTYPE was collected.