PETA´LIAE incorrectly called Petalia (Πεταλία) by Strabo (x. p.444), small islands off the coast of Euboea, at the entrance of the Euripus, now Petalús. (Plin. Nat. 4.12. s. 23; Leake, Northern Greece, vol. ii. p. 423.) [p. 2.582]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.