), a son of Lycaon and brother of Daunius and Peucetius, who went as leaders of a colony to Italy. (Ant. Lib. 31
According to others, Iapyx was a Cretan, and a brother of Icadius (Serv. ad Aen. 3.332
), or a son of Daedalus and a Cretan woman, from whom the Cretans who migrated to Italy derived the name of Iapyges. (Strab. vi. pp. 279, 282; Athen. 12.523
; Hdt. 7.170
; Heyne, ad Virg. Aen.