Acrion was a Locrian and a Pythagorean philosopher. He is mentioned by Valerius Maximus under the name of Arion. According to William Smith, Arion is a false reading, instead of Acrion.
- ^ Cicero, De Finibus Bonorum et Malorum v. 29
- ^ Valerius Maximus, viii. 7, ext. 3, from this passage of Cicero
- ^ Smith, William (1867), "Acrion", in Smith, William, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, 1, p. 14
This philosopher studied mathematical equations, and rhetoric.