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The Lapicini were an ancient Ligurian tribe mentioned by Livy as being subjugated by Rome under consuls Marcus Aemilius Lepidus and Quintus Mucius Scaevola in 175 BCE.[1] (Liv. xli. 19.) They inhabited the extreme northern regions of Liguria, as it was defined in Roman times, on a tributary of the Magra (Latin: Macra) river.[2]


  1. ^ Smith, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography (1857), s.v. Ligures
  2. ^ J. Murray, The Academy (1880), vol. 18, p. 32.