Right-bank tributary of the Padus (modern Po), modern Taro (126 km long). It rises in the Ligurian Appenninus and flows through Forum Novum; it was crossed by the Via Aemilia (where the Ad Tarum road station was: It. Burd. 616,14) and into the Padus at Parma .
Cite this pageUggeri, Giovanni (Florence), “Tarus”, 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 16 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1201210>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510
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