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    :nth-last-of-type

    Summary

    The :nth-last-of-type CSS pseudo-class matches an element that has an+b-1 siblings with the same element name after it in the document tree, for a given positive or zero value for n, and has a parent element. See :nth-child for a more thorough description of the syntax of its argument.

    Syntax

    element:nth-last-of-type(an + b) { style properties }
    

    Last Type Example

    The following HTML...

    <div>
      <span>This span is first!</span>
      <span>This span is not. :(</span>
      <em>This one is odd. </em>
      <span>But this one is!</span>
      <strike>This is another type</strike>
      <span>Sadly, this one is not...</span>
    </div>

    ...using this CSS...

    span:nth-last-of-type(2) {
      background-color: lime;
    }

    ...will result in:

    Specifications

    Specification Status Comment
    Selectors Level 4
    The definition of ':nth-last-of-type' in that specification.
    Working Draft No change.
    Selectors Level 3
    The definition of ':nth-last-of-type' in that specification.
    Recommendation Initial definition.

    Browser compatibility

    Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
    Basic support 4.0 3.5 (1.9.1) 9.0 9.5 3.2
    Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
    Basic support 2.1 1.0 (1.9.1) 9.0 10.0 3.2

    See also

    Document Tags and Contributors

    Contributors to this page: Sheppy, MusikAnimal, teoli, kscarfone, joyously, Novocaine88, McGurk
    Last updated by: MusikAnimal,