According to Diodorus,1 Cres was an Eteocretan, that is, a Cretan autochthon.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece viii, 53.3.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
- Stephanus of Byzantium, s.v. Κρήτη.
This article incorporates text from Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (1870) by William Smith, which is in the public domain.