The personification of the Mediterranean Sea, a child of Aether and Hemera. Thalassa is the mother of Halia and the Telchines,1 and the mother of the tribes of fishes by Pontus.2
- Diodorus Siculus, v, 55.1.
- Fabulae: Preface.
- Hyginus. Fabulae: Preface, 2.
- Lucian. Dialogues of Sailors, 11.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.