a town of the Frentani, the name of which is known only from the Tabula, which places it on the road from Anxanum (Lanciano
) to Histoniumn; but the distances are corrupt and confused.
According to Romanelli, extensive ruins still remain of an ancient city on a site still called Monte Pallano,
about 3 miles SW. of Atessa.
It is difficult, however, to reconcile this position with the course of the route given in the Tabula. (Tab. Pent.;
Romanelli, vol. iii. p. 43; Zannoni, Carta del Reyno di Napoli,