A son of Poseidon, and founder of the town of Onchestus, where the Onchestian Poseidon had a temple and a statue.
Another tradition called this Onchestus a son of Boeotus.
- Homer. Iliad ii, 506.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece ix, 26.3.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
- Stephanus of Byzantium, s.v.
This article incorporates text from Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (1870) by William Smith, which is in the public domain.