According to Pausanias, he was a son of Ceisus and Araethyrea, and the husband of Chthonophyle, by whom he became the father of Androdamas and Hyginus1 calls him Phliasus, and a son of Dionysus and Ariadne. The town of Phlius (formerly called Araethyrea) was believed to have derived its name from him.2
- Apollonius Rhodius. Argonautica i, 115, with the Scholiast.
- C. Valerius Flaccus. Argonautica i, 411.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece ii, 12.6.
- 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.