A son of Lycaon and brother of Daunus and Peucetius, who went as leaders of a colony to Italy.1 According to others, Iapyx was a Cretan, and a brother of Icadius,2 or a son of Daedalus and a Cretan woman, from whom the Cretans who migrated to Italy derived the name of Iapyges.3
- Antoninus Liberalis, 31.
- Servius on Virgil's Aeneid iii, 332.
- Strabo. Geography vi, pp. 279, 282; Athenaeus, xii, p. 523; Herodotus. Histories vii, 170; Heyne οn Virgil's Aeneid xii, 247.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
This article incorporates text from Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (1870) by William Smith, which is in the public domain.