Taxon profile


Ampyx Dalman, 1827

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Trilobita - trilobites »  order Trinucleida »  family Raphiophoridae

Scientific synonyms

Brachyampyx Forbes, 1849

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Ampyx compactus Ross, Jr. & Barnes, 1967
species Ampyx delicatulus Fortey, 1975
species Ampyx gongwusuensis Li, Li, Woo & Zhang 2016
Ordovician: Darriwilian
species Ampyx laeviusculus Billings, 1865
species Ampyx linleyensis Whittard, 1955
Ordovician: Darriwilian
species Ampyx lobatus Cooper, 1953
species Ampyx pallens Přibyl & Vaněk, 1980
species Ampyx porcus Fortey, 1975
species Ampyx priscus Thoral, 1935
Ordovician: Floian
species Ampyx punctolineatus Zhou & Fortey, 1986
species Ampyx spongiosus Fortey, 1975
species Ampyx toxotis Fortey, 1975
species Ampyx virginiensis Cooper, 1953

Links and literature

EN Jell P. A., Adrain J. M. (2002): Available generic names for trilobites, Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 48(2): 331-553. Brisbane. ISSN0079-8835. [as Ampyx DALMAN, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 11 October 2011

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