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Strabo, M. Lae'nius

of Brundisium, a Roman eques and a friend of Varro, was the first person who introduced the use of the aviaries, in which birds of various kinds were kept. (Varr. R. R. iii 5.8; Plin. Nat. 10.50, s. 72, where he is erroneously called M. Laelius Strabo.)

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