A steersman of Aeneas,1 and, according to Virgil, at first a companion of Hector, and afterwards trumpeter of Aeneas; he died at Cumae, where Cape Misenum derived its name from him. His being called Aeolides arose from the legendary connection between the Aeolian and Campanian Cumae.
- Ovid. Metamorphoses xiv, 101-153.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
- Virgil. Aeneid vi, 162 ff., 235.