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paratype

(păr′ə-tīp′)
n.
One of two or more biological specimens or other elements from which a holotype was designated in the original published description of a species or subspecies.

par′a·typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk) adj.

paratype

any specimen cited by the author of a scientific name, other than the HOLOTYPE.
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Description (tritonymph paratype).--Carapace slightly longer than broad; medial part of anterior margin almost straight and strongly dentate; anophthalmic; macrochaetotaxy as in adult, only one preocular microseta on one side, absent in the other; anteromedial setae (ame) 0.055 mm long, sublateral ocular setae (osl) 0.035 mm long, ratio setae ame/osl 1.6; 4 lyrifissures anteriorly and 2 posteriorly.
Roubik, QCAZ, [68]; 132, Paratypes, Orellana, Yasuni National Park, 13-27 April 1998, D.
Paratype [male], Body length: 69, head: 2.5, antennae: 59, pronotum: 2, mesonotum: 12, metanotum including median segment: 8, profemora: 18, mesofemora: 12, metafemora: 18.5, protibiae: 17.5, mesotibiae: 11, metatibiae: 20, tegmina: 2, alae: 32.
The occurrence of branchiae with two branches start in chaetiger 44, as can be seen with paratype MNHNCL ANN-15020 (Table 1), before the general observed start between chaetigers 70-87; in paratype MNHNCL ANN-15019 the occurrence of branchiae with three branches is in chaetiger 88, before the general observed start between chaetigers 110-160.
Paratype: GHANA: 1[female] 'Para-/type' [yellow edged circular], 'Gold Coast/N.
Colour of the female paratype in alcohol : pale yellowish; a narrow dusky band just below the peduncular part of lateral line extending anteriorly and fainter to above base of sixth anal ray; a small dusky spot centrally on the dorsal fin membrane; an irregular dusky spot at the base of the caudal fin above the lateral line and extending dorsally to the base of the third principal caudal ray; all other fins translucent.
Specimens were compared with their respective holotypes and paratypes, deposited in FCAV/UNESP.
stringeri (adult) LACM 151868 (holotype) 10.5 7.9 3.7 6.0 4.8 LACM 151869 (paratype) 9.0 6.9 3.6 4.4 3.8 LACM 151870 (paratype) 8.9 6.7 3.3 4.4 3.4 Mean 9.46 7.17 3.53 4.93 4.00 Standard Deviation 0.90 0.64 0.21 0.92 0.72 Coefficient of Variation 9.46 8.97 5.89 18.72 18.02 Maximum 10.5 7.9 3.7 6.0 4.8 Minimum 8.9 6.7 3.3 4.4 3.4 P.