The son of the Amphithemis and Tritonis, and brother of Nasamon. When Canthus, one of the Argonauts, tried to steal some of his sheep, Caphaurus killed him. The Argonauts avenged his death by killing Caphaurus.
- Apollonius Rhodius. Argonautica iv, 1495.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.