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neotype

(nē′ə-tīp′)
n.
A biological specimen or other element that is selected as the type specimen when the holotype, lectotype, and any syntypes or paratypes have been lost or destroyed.

ne′o·typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk) adj.

neotype

a specimen selected as the TYPE subsequent to the publication of the original description where the original types have been lost, destroyed or otherwise invalidated.
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Neotype specimen: National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.
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The aim of the present study is to explain the problem with the unsuccessful designation of the neotype for the type species of the genus Cyrtonotella and to describe the species which clearly do not belong to that genus.
Neotype of Adenanthemum iteoides here designated: The illustrations of one specimen of a floral inclusion in a piece of amber provided by Conwentz (1886), pl.
Another project accomplished with professor Hernandez-Camacho was the establishment from this collected material of a neotype for Cebus albifrons, since there were various problems with the original description of von Humboldt which was not supported with a holotype and which impeded comparison with other taxa that would allow the construction of an adequate taxonomy for the species (Humboldt & Bonpland, 1812; Defler & Hernandez-Camacho, 2002).
Neotype designation for Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Skuse) (Diptera:Culicidae).
1831a, identified as Hypholoma caerulescens, is considered as neotype of both Hypholoma cyanescens and Psilocybe mairei (
Parthenogenetic Cnemidophorus tesselatus complex (Sauria: Teiidae): A neotype for diploid C.
This species could be reliably identified based on the description and we consider that it is not necessary to designate a neotype at this time, specially considering that there is still hope to locate the material used by Blanchard to describe the species.
1), so we consider this place as being the type locality and the neotype was collected there.
2009a: Case 3480 Mastodon waringi Holland, 1920 (currently Haplomastodon waringi; Mammalia, Proboscidea): Proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype.