The name of the father and brother of the Hyades.1 The father was married to Boeotia, and was looked upon as the ancestor of the ancient Hyantes.2 The son — who is mentioned by Hyginus3 as a son of Atlas by Pleione or Aethra,4 — or the brother of the Hyades, was killed in Libya by an animal, a serpent, a boar, or a lion.