The son of Caeneus, the king of the Lapiths, and the father of Leonteus and Lysidice. He made war upon Aegimius, king of the Dorians, in a dispute about the boundaries of the country. Being besieged, Aegimius called in the help of Heracles and offered him a share of the country. Heracles killed Coronus and others, and handed the whole country over to Aegimius.



  • Diodorus Siculus, iv, 37.
  • Pseudo-Apollodorus. The Library ii, 7.7.