), a Greek comic poet, the brother of Hermippus. Suidas has preserved the names of two of his plays, the Τιτανόπανες
, and the Ἔρωτες
. One object of his ridicule in the former was the tasteless love of display shown by the Megarian Choregi. (Aspasius ad Aristot. Ethic. Nic.
4.2; Meineke, Hist. Crit. Com. Graec.
p. 100; Bode, Geschichte der Hellen. Dichtkunst,
vol. iii. part ii. p. 170).