2. A son of Japetus, a bard and priest of Ceres, killed by Pettalus at the marriage of Perseus. (Ov. Met. 5.110, &c.) Another personage of this name occurs in Orph. Arg. 721. [L.S]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.