This page uses content from Wikipedia and is licensed under CC BY-SA.

Latmus (town)

Latmus or Latmos (Ancient Greek: Λάτμος) was a town of ancient Caria.[1] It was a polis (city-state) and a member of the Delian League.[2]

Its site is located near Heraclea ad Latmum, Asiatic Turkey.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 61, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Mogens Herman Hansen & Thomas Heine Nielsen (2004). "Karia". An inventory of archaic and classical poleis. New York: Oxford University Press. pp. 1126–1127. ISBN 0-19-814099-1.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.