2. A son of Poseidon and Chloris, the daughter of Teiresias, of Thebes.
In the war of the Seven against Thebes he was believed to have killed Parthenopaeus (Apollod. 3.6.8
; Paus. 8.18
, in fin.; Eur. Phoen. 1157
), and when he pursued Amphiaraus, the latter by the command of Zeus was swallowed up by the earth. (Pind. N. 9.57
. &c. with the Schol.)