), a sonof Atreus, and husband of Aerope or Eriphyle, the daughter of Catreus, by whom he became the father of Agamemnon, Menelaus, and Anaxibia (Apollod. 2.2.2
; Schol. ad Eurip. Or.
5; Aeschyl. Agam.
1569; comp. AGAMEMNON; ATREUS).
A son of Thyestes, who was killed by Atreus, was like-wise called Pleisthenes. (Hyg. Fab. 88