a Trojan, who clung to Aeneias in the night, when Troy was destroyed.
He was the father of Periphas, who was a companion of Julus, and who is called by the patronymic Epytides. (Verg. A. 2.340, 5.547, 579; Hom. Il. 17.323.) [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.