(Μεσσάπιον; Messápion). Mountain chain (modern Ktypas) in the northeast of Boeotia, the eastern edge of which separated the mainland territory of Chalcis on Euboea from the rest of Boeotia. Sources: Aeschyl. Ag. 293 (with schol.); Aeschyl. fr. 55,10 Mette; Strab. 9,2,13; Paus. 9,22,5; Steph. Byz. s.v. Μ.
S. C. Bakhuizen, Salganeus and the Fortifications on Its Mountains, 1970
Philippson/Kirsten 1,2, 497f.
P. W. Wallace, Strabo's Description of Boiotia, 1979, 61.
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Funke, Peter (Münster),
Brill’s New Pauly
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