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Amphilichas Raymond 1905 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 19724

Invalid subtaxa: Acrolichas Foerste 1919 (no. 121344), Kerakephalichas Phleger 1936 (no. 358887), Lichas (Platymetopus) Angelin 1854 [replaced name] (no. 359827), Paralichas Reed 1902 [replaced name] (no. 359087), Platymetopus Angelin 1854 [replaced name] (no. 155757), Tetralichas Phleger 1936 (no. 360372)

Parent taxon: Tetralichini according to J. R. Pollitt et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Apatolichas, Lyralichas, Pseudotupolichas

Subtaxa: Amphilichas antiquarius, Amphilichas aspratilis, Amphilichas atavus, Amphilichas conradi, Amphilichas cucullus, Amphilichas dalecarlicus, Amphilichas declivis, Amphilichas effnensis, Amphilichas holmi, Amphilichas laevis, Amphilichas latifrons, Amphilichas lineatus, Amphilichas minganensis, Amphilichas parvulus, Amphilichas periformis, Amphilichas planus, Amphilichas shergoldi, Amphilichas subdisjunctus, Amphilichas subpunctatus, Amphilichas wahlenbergi, Kerakephalichas rhinoceros

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Type: Platymetopus lineatus

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore