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.
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The description contains imprecise and erroneous type locality data (see Remarks).
Sivalhippus nagriensis fossils, described in detail in this study, were excavated from the Dhok Pathan type locality, Chakwal district of northern Pakistan which was dated to the Late Miocene-Early Pliocene.
Clade 1 contained 4 cytb haplotypes (A, B, D and E), the two of which occurred in the vicinity of the type locality and others in localities west of the type locality in southern Pakistan.
Despite of its immense importance, no significant botanically oriented palynological work has yet been published pertaining to the miospore assemblages from the type locality.
Distribution: Known from the type locality in Tanzania (Kibonoto, Mount Kilimanjaro), from South Africa (northern KwaZulu-Natal: Ndumo Game Reserve, Tembe Elephant Park, Ophathe Game Reserve; Gauteng: Pretoria) and Botswana (Okavango Delta) (Fig.
Habitat and ecology: The type locality is the Zar-jan spring system, east of Shiraz, near Fasa, which flows into the Mond River in Bushehr Basin, about 135 km southeast of Shiraz.
In this study, 29 samples were studied from different levels of Amb Formation at its type locality which were used for microfacies analysis.