), a Greek historical writer, the author of a work on Sicily, quoted by Plutarch (Plut. Tim. 23
) and Diodorus. (xv. 94.
) He is probably the same with Athanis, a writer mentioned by Athenaeus (iii. p. 98), who also wrote a work on Sicily. (Göller, de Situ, &c. Syracusarwtn,