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.

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
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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