), a Greek tragedian, whose exact time is unknown, but who probably lived shortly before Alexander the Great.
He is several times quoted by Stobaeus, who also cites a poet Hippothoüs, the identity of whom with Hippothoön is uncertain.
He is sometimes erroneously reckoned among the comic poets, as, for example, by Fabricius. (Bibl. Graec.
vol. ii. p. 451; Welcker, die Griech. Tragyöd.
p. 1099; Meineke, Hist. Crit. Com. Graec.