The son of Chthonophyle and Hermes. He became the king of Sicyon. Polybus gave his daughter Lysianassa to Talaus the son of Bias, king of the Argives; and when grandson Adrastus fled from Argos he came to Polybus at Sicyon, and afterwards on the death of Polybus he became king at Sicyon.



  • Pausanias. Description of Greece ii, 6.6.