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Amphissa

blinded by father Echetus for having been raped by Aechmodius. [Gk. Myth.: Howe, 23]
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The adjective [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] is attested only here and in Archytas of Amphissa (3rd century BC).
ABSTRACT We examined field distributions of the scavenging snail Amphissa columbiana and looked for evidence of fish predation.
The wrinkled dove snail Amphissa columbiana Dall, (Family, Columbellidae) is a small (generally <3 cm) marine gastropod that inhabits subtidal and low intertidal habitats along the west coast of North America (Morris et al.
Defensive use of the proboscis in Amphissa columbiana was not limited to contact with L.
Population characterization and feeding behavior of a subtidal neogastropod, Amphissa columbiana.
Many ancient sacred sites, such as Acraiphnion, Athenian Acropolis, Amphissa, Anticyra, Cirra, Corinth, Daulis, Heusis, Geronthrae, Heiridai, Hestiaia, Necromanteion, Lebadeia, Perachora, Ptoon and Yiroulas, are now, or were historically, Eastern Orthodox Christian churches, landscaped and adorned with garden ornamentals.
The temenos of the Temple of Apollo is set on the north slope of the Pleitos Torrent Gorge within a natural amphitheatre of limestone cliffs which soar precipitously to a staggering 300 metres above it, enclosing it on three sides and then opening onto the valley of Amphissa and the Gulf of Itea (figure 3).
The existing temple ruins nestle within a magnificent natural theatre of limestone cliffs which tower on three sides, leaving a view to the south, looking over the valley of Amphissa and the Gulf of ltea (Figure 1).