A shepherd of king Latinus. Ascanius once, while hunting, killed a tame stag belonging to Tyrrheus, whereupon the country people took up arms, which was the first conflict in Italy between the natives and the Trojan settlers.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
- Virgil. Aeneid vii, 483 ff.; ix, 28.
This article incorporates text from Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (1870) by William Smith, which is in the public domain.