A hero who was believed to have been instructed in music by Apollo, and had an heroum near Eleusis. Pausanias1 takes him to be a Laconian hero, and the founder of the town of Zarex in Laconia. The Scholiast on Lycophron2 describes him as a son of Carystus or Carycus, as a grandson of Chiron, and as the father of Anius by Rhoeo.
- 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.