PHLA (Φλά), an island in the lake Tritonis in the interior of Libya (Hdt. 4.178), which Stephanus B., copying from Herodotus, calls an island in Aegypt, confounding it with the island of Philae the in the Nile.
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.