The son of Sophron, and, like his father, a celebrated writer of mimes. He lived during the
Rhegian War (B.C. 399-389), at the court of Dionysius (Poët.
An Athenian comic poet of the Middle Comedy, who lived as late as the time of
Alexander the Great (Suid. s. v.
). Several fragments of his writings
are collected in Meineke's Fragm. Com. Graec.