2. A son of Jason and Medeia, is also called Macareus or Mormorus (Hyg. Fab. 239
; Tzetz. ad Lyc.
175); he was murdered, together with his brother Pheres, by his mother at Corinth. (Apollod. 1.9.28
; Hyg. Fab. 25
; Diod. 4.54
According to others he was stoned to death by the Corinthians (Paus. 2.3.6
; Schol. ad Eurip. Med.
10), or he was killed during the chase by a lioness. (Paus. 2.3.7
A centaur, Mermerus, is mentioned by Ovid. (Met.