A surname of Apollo, derived from cape Malea, in the south of Laconia. He had sanctuaries under this name at Sparta and on Mount Cynortium.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece iii, 12.7; ii, 27, in fin.
- 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.