The Full Wiki

More info on Ampyx

Ampyx: Map


Wikipedia article:

Map showing all locations mentioned on Wikipedia article:

Ampyx has several meanings; in hair care, an ampyx is a headband, often made of metal. In Greek mythology, there were a number of figures with the name Ampyx, Amycus or Ampycus (alt. "Ampykos").

  • Ampyx is an ancestor of Patreas, the founder of Patraemarker. He appears in Pausanias's Description of Greece.

In paleontology, Ampyx is a genus of asaphid trilobite from the Middle Ordovician.


  1. Orpheus. Argonautica, 948.
  2. Pausanias. Description of Greece, 5.17.10.
  3. Hyginus. Fabulae. Book 14, 128.
  4. Ovid. Metamorphoses. Book 5, 110.
  5. Ovid. Metamorphoses. Book 12, 450.
  6. Pausanias. Description of Greece, 7.18.5.

Embed code:

Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address