), a centaur, whom Hesiod (Scut. Here.
185) calls οἰωνιστής
, probably from his skill in observing or prophesying from the flight of birds.
He fought against the Lapithae at the nuptials of Peirithous, and was subsequently nailed to a cross by Heracles, who is said to have made an epigram upon him, which is preserved in Philostratus. (Her.
19.17; comp. Tzetz. Chil.