Mountain massif in the Epirote part of the Pindus, up to 2,249 m high, whose northern foothills are directed towards Macedonia and whose southern ones towards Thessaly source area of the Aous (modern Viotsa). According to Liv. 32,13,2f., thickly wooded with wide tablelands and perennial springs.
N. G. L. Hammond, Epirus, 1967, 280f.
Philippson/Kirsten 2, 69-76.
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Strauch, Daniel (Berlin),
“Lyncon montes”, in:
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 17 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e714240>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510