Marcus Publicius Malleolus built a temple with his brother dedicated to the goddess Flora and instituted the Floralia. He was elected in 232 BCE as Consul with Marcus Aemilius Lepidus. They served during a transition period between the First and Second Punic War.
- William Smith, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, 1, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, Vol.2 p.908 n.1
Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus Cunctator and Manius Pomponius Matho
|Consul of the Roman Republic|
With: Marcus Aemilius Lepidus
| Succeeded by|
Marcus Pomponius Matho and Gaius Papirius Maso