), a veterinary surgeon, of whom nothing is known except that he was a native of Thebes. (Hippiatr.
He may perhaps have lived in the fourth or fifth century after Christ.
Fragments on Veterinary Surgery
Some fragments. which are all that remain of his writings.
These are to be found in the Collection of Writers on Veterinary Surgery, first published in Latin by J. Ruellius, Paris. 1530, fol.
, and in Greek by S. Grynaeus, Basil. 1537, 4to.