[German version] (Πιξώδαρος/
Pixṓdaros). Hecatomnid, brother of Maussolus and the ruling dynast Ada, whom he deposed. According to the trilingual inscription of Xanthus, he was satrap of Caria and, in the Aramaic version, also of Lycia (341-336 BC). From 336 until his death in 335, he ruled jointly with the Persian Orontopates, whom Darius  III had sent as satrap. Högemann, Peter (Tübingen) Bibliography S. Ruzicka, Politics of a Persian Dynasty, 1992 P. Briant, Histoire de l'empire Perse, 1996, 727-729.