A Corinthian king, son of Damophon, and father of Doridas and Hyanthidas. While these were kings the Dorians took the field against Corinth, their leader being Aletes, a descendant of Heracles. Doridas and Hyanthidas gave up the kingship to Aletes and remained at Corinth, but the Corinthian people were conquered in battle and expelled by the Dorians.



  • Pausanias. Description of Greece ii, 2.3.