(Plin. Nat. 3.19
), or FLANONICUS (Φλανωνικὸς κόλπος, Steph. B. sub voce
the gulf on the N.W. coast of Liburnia, which derived its name from a people called the FLANATES (Plin. Nat. 3.21
There was a town called FLANONA (Plin. l.c.; Ptol. 2.16.2
), between Alvona and Tarsatica.
It is now called Canal del Quarnéro,
well known for its dangerous navigation. (Wilkinson, Dalmatia and Montenegro,
vol. i. p. 48; Neigebaur, Die Süd-Slaven,