) of Rhodes, is mentioned as the author of a work on his native island. (Athen. 8.360
.) Gesner and others are of opinion that Ergias is the same person as Erxias, who was the author of Κολοφωνιακά
. (Athen. 13.561
But which of the two names, Ergias or Erxias, is the correct one, cannot be determined.