Murderer of Valentinianus  III, 5th cent. AD
Protector of Valentinianus  III, formerly in the service of Aetius . He and Optila murdered Valentinianus in AD 455, in order to avenge the death of Aetius, probably on the instructions of Maximus , to whom he delivered the diadem (Iohannes Antiochenus fr. 201,4 f., FHG 4, 615; Chron. min. 1,303, where he is Aetius ' son-in-law; 2,86). PLRE 2,1117 f.