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ReflectedType Property

Type.ReflectedType Property

Gets the class object that was used to obtain this member.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public override Type ReflectedType { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Type
The Type object through which this Type object was obtained.

Implements

_Type.ReflectedType
_MemberInfo.ReflectedType

For Type objects, the value of this property is always the same as the value of the DeclaringType property.

This example displays the reflected type of a nested class.

using System;
using System.Reflection;

public abstract class MyClassA
{

    public abstract class MyClassB 
    {
    }

    public static void Main(string[] args) 
    { 
        Console.WriteLine("Reflected type of MyClassB is {0}",
            typeof(MyClassB).ReflectedType); //outputs MyClassA, the enclosing class
    }
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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