Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Hypostratotype

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_1122

A hypostratotype is a stratotype proposed subsequent to the designation of a specific holostratotype (and parastratotype) to extend its coverage to other geographical localities.

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