2. A son of Melas and Eurycleia, who dwelt near the well of Hypereia near Pherae, which derived its name from him. (Schol. ad Pind. Pyth. 4.221.) [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.