1. A son of Abas, king of the Chalcidians in Euboea.
He was slain by Amphitryon in a battle against the Thebans, and his tomb was seen as late as the time of Pausanias. (8.15.3; Eustath. ad Hom. p. 281.)
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.