1. A poet, the son of the historian Mnesiptolemus, who flourished under Antiochus the Great.
A paederastic scolion of his is preserved by Athenaeus (who calls him τὸν τῶν ἱλαρῶν ἂσμάτων ποἱητην
), and also in the Greek Anthology. (Athen. 15.697
d. ; Brunck, Anal.
vol. ii. p. 291; Jacobs, Anth. Graec.
vol. iii. p. 5, vol. xiii. p. 951.)