(Μόρκος/Mórkos). Illyrian. In 169 BC, he and Parmenion were sent to Dion as envoys from Genthius to Perseus to conclude the Illyrian-Macedonian alliance against Rome. In 168 BC, he took part in Metrodorus's  negotiations on Rhodes (Pol. 29,3,9; 29,11,1-6; Liv. 44,23,4f.).
E. Olshausen, Prosopographie der hellenistischen Königsgesandten, 1974, 281f.
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Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich),
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