Search for crossword answers and clues
First specimen of a new species
Answer for the clue "First specimen of a new species ", 8 letters:
Alternative clues for the word holotype
Word definitions for holotype in dictionaries
Word definitions in Wikipedia
A holotype is a single physical example (or illustration) of an organism , known to have been used when the species (or lower-ranked taxon ) was formally described. It is either the single such physical example (or illustration) or one of several such, ...
Word definitions in WordNet
n. the original specimen from which the description of a new species is made [syn: type specimen ]
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. The single physical example (or illustration) of an organism, known to be used when the taxon was formally described.