"Mother of the Maidens." The wife of Scamander, grandson of the river god Scamander, by whom she had three daughters who were honored under the name of the "Maidens." Scamander named the spring Acidusa in Boeotia after her.
- Plutarch. Greek Questions, 41.
- Vollmer, Wilhelm. (1874). Wörterbuch der Mythologie. Stuttgart, S. 7.