noun Biology.
a specimen from the locality at which the type was first collected.

1890–95; topo- + -type

topotypic [top-uh-tip-ik] , topotypical, adjective Unabridged
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topotype (ˈtɒpəˌtaɪp)
a specimen plant or animal taken from an area regarded as the typical habitat

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