This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Claudio Meliadò and first published on 28/03/2007.
Here is the Italian version of this entry.
Alexander was a grammarian, possibly during the Hellenistic age (as Jacoby argues at FrGrHist 739, 3C, p. 714), and a native of the Carian Chersonesus. He was the author of an antiquarian treatise on Caria, but nothing of t…