Type 30912

Ἔσθων πλοκάμους, οὐ λιχμάζων ὀκτάπους.
Text source U. Bussemaker 1878, Scholia et paraphrases in Nicandrum et Oppianum, in F. Dübner (ed.), Scholia in Theocritum, Paris, 173-449:
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Pseudo-Oppian of Apameia < Syria (3rd c.)
Comment Scholium to Oppian's Cynegetica, part of nr. III, 176 in Bussemaker (1978: 254). Probably, this is the first verse of a longer epigram, but its verses are no longer preserved.
Number of verses 1
Occurrence(s) [30914] ἔσθων πλοκάμ(ους) οὐ λιχμάζων ὀκτάπ(ους) [1275-1300]
PARIS - Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - gr. 2723 [1250-1300] (f. 91r)
(1 verse)
Related type(s) [30909] Ὁ δ’ ὀκτάπους αὖ τοὺς πλοκάμους ἐσθίων (2 verses) (Same cycle)
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