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1 B.C. 182
2 The Fasti give the cognomen as Cethegus.
3 B.C. 181
4 From xxvi. 2 below it appears that Buteo was in Histria, and from xlii. 1 below that Duronius was in Illyricum later. Livy may be mistaken, or this clause may be misplaced. Cf. Zippel, Die roemische Herrschaft in Illyrium bis auf Augustus (Leipzig, 1877), 81.
5 As usual at the end of a war, the Romans had neglected the fleet after the defeat of Antiochus, and the ships had been docked. In the light of the information received, provision is now made for launching and manning them. While during the recent wars the fleets had been commanded by legati or by praetors, duumviri navales, magistrates chosen only for special occasions, are now named.
6 B.C. 181
7 Roman citizens were not ordinarily assigned to duty at sea.
8 Probably the cape of Sorrento, near Naples.
9 Literally, the pivot or hinge (on which a door would swing), but, in surveying, a limiting boundary or reference point.
10 The modern Bari, on the Adriatic.
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