River is eastern Caria
River in the upper catchment area of the Maeander in eastern Caria, modern Başlı Çay; it passes Laodicea  closely to the east (Plin. HN 5,105) and discharges perennially into the Lycus, which runs about 1.5 km below the town in a north-westerly direction towards the Maeander (Str. 12,8,16; Plin. HN 2,225). Coins of the town depict a river god with the C. legend.
G. E. Bean, Kleinasien 3, 1974, 259, 263