), son of Hippalcmus and Asterope, and one of the Argonauts.
He was the father of Opheltes, and is also mentioned among the suitors of Helen. (Apollod. 1.9.16
, where he is erroneously called a son of Leitus ; Diod. 4.67
; Paus. 9.5.8
; Hygin. Fab.
. 97 ; Plut. Quaest. Gr.
He was one of the leaders of the Boeotians in the war against Troy, where he slew Ilioneus and Lycon, and was wounded by Polydamas. (Hom. Il. 2.494
, &100.16.341, 17.597, &c.; coimp. Verg. A. 2.425
He is said to have been slain by Eurypylus, the son of Telephus. (Paus. 9.5.8
; Dict. Cret. 4.17.)