), the N. and N.W. part of Hispania Baetica, along the river Anas (Guadiana
), and S. of it as far as the Marianus M. (Sierra Morena
), a district consisting chiefly of arid plains. (Strab. iii. p.142
; Liv. 39.29
; Appian. Hisp.
68; Plin. Nat. 3.1. s. 3