Amphialycus Zachvatkin, 1949,

Uusitalo, Matti, Ueckermann, Edward A. & Theron, Pieter D., 2020, A review of the family Alycidae (Acari, Acariformes) from South Africa, Zootaxa 4858 (3), pp. 301-340: 311

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Amphialycus Zachvatkin, 1949


Amphialycus Zachvatkin, 1949 

Type species: Amphialycus pentophthalmus Zachvatkin, 1949  from Ukraine; by original designation  .

Differential diagnosis. The genus can easily be segregated from the other genera of the family by the elongated and robust chelicera ( Figs. 34View FIGURES 29−35, 135FView FIGURE 135), finely striated anterior pair of lateral eyes ( Uusitalo2010: fig. 75, glabrous in one case), and microtrichous palpal eupathids, which may be separate or basally fused ( Figs. 35View FIGURES 29−35 vs. 82; Uusitalo 2010: figs. 78 vs. 85).