Called by Vergil (Aen. v. 864) Sirēnum
Scopŭli. Three small uninhabited and rocky islands near the south side of the
Promontory Misenum, off the coast of Campania, which were, according to tradition, the abode
of the Sirens. See Sirenes.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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