. A Roman praetor in A.D. 55, when he ran
dogs instead of horses in the games. He was banished A.D. 62, in consequence of having
published several libels. He afterwards returned to Rome, and became, in the reign of
Domitian, one of the most infamous informers (delatores
) and flatterers
of that emperor. He also enjoyed the friendship of Nerva (Tac.
Ann. xiv. 50
; Dio Cass. lxi. 6; Pliny , Pliny
Ep. iv. 22
; Juv.iii. 185
; iv. 113).