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             Today identified with Mistretta.
             Situated somewhat back from the coast between Kalakte and Alaisa, two 
             cities which had been founded by Herbita.
             Amestratos, Herbita, Kalakte and Alaisa have been politically linked 
             for a long period to face the Syracusan expansion.
Roman Period Scarse information about the city.
             Was known in the time of Cicero