biotype


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bi·o·type

 (bī′ə-tīp′)
n.
A group of organisms having the same genotype.

bi′o·typ′ic (-tĭp′ĭk) adj.

biotype

(ˈbaɪəˌtaɪp)
n
(Biology) a group of genetically identical plants within a species, produced by apomixis. Also called: microspecies
biotypic adj

bi•o•type

(ˈbaɪ əˌtaɪp)

n.
1. a group of organisms having the same genotype.
2. a distinguishing feature of the genotype.
[1905–10]
bi`o•typ′ic (-ˈtɪp ɪk) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.biotype - organisms sharing a specified genotype or the genotype (or peculiarities) so shared
genotype - a group of organisms sharing a specific genetic constitution
Translations

biotype

[ˈbaɪəˌtaɪp] Nbiotipo m

bi·o·type

n. biotipo, grupo de individuos con igual genotipo.
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Use of random amplified polymorphic DNA polymerase chain reaction (RAPDPCR) to distinguish the B biotype from other biotypes of Bemisiatabaci (Gennadius) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae).
The G8 and G10 strains are associated with the "northern" or "sylvatic" biotype of E.
According to the researchers, putting aside the margin corresponding to small biotype species like Homo habilis (East Africa), Homo georgicus (Georgia) and Homo floresiensis (Flores in Indonesia), all documented humans during the Early and Middle Pleistocene Era that inhabited Africa (Homo ergaster, Homo rhodesiensis), Asia (Homo erectus) and Europe (Homo antecessor, Homo heidelbergensis and Homo neanderthalensis) seemed to have medium and above-medium heights for the most part of two millions years.
We conclude that the highly virulent El Tor biotype was not taken up by the mussels and could thereby escape the mussels' elimination process.
The two bacteria harboring the ESBL type were identified as Serratia odorifera biotype 1, which has zoonotic importance.
Of the tested specimens, 34 isolates carried the tcpA gene, encoding the structural subunit of toxin-coregulated pilus, and the rstR gene, the repressor gene in the cholera toxin encoding (CTX) phage (3); these results may indicate that these strains belonged to the El Tor biotype.
Individual plants adapt to any stressor, mechanical or chemical, and gradually become the predominant biotype.
tabaci are present in Florida, and while both biotypes can transmit TYLCV, field-grown horticultural crops are affected almost exclusively by the B biotype (McKenzie et al.
The CDC laboratory has confirmed the Vibrio cholerae 01 isolate as serotype Ogawa, biotype EI Tor.
A recent article in the Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases about outbreaks in 2008-09 said the strain found by researchers was "Vibrio cholerae O1 Ogawa biotype El Tor", the same strain found in Haiti.