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Re: USNM 4734 Allosaurus fragilis topotype



In a message dated 11/18/02 1:34:31 AM Pacific Standard Time, Aegyptiacus 
writes:

<< Are there any other "types" apart from these? >>

Some people use "kleptotype" for a specimen that is part of a type specimen 
that winds up in a different insitution, such as a bone or two from a type 
skeleton. Other kinds of type specimens are described in the ICZN Code 
glossary.