（Μελικέρτης), a son of Athamas and Ino, was metamorphosed into a marine divinity, under the name of Palaemon. (Apollod. 1.9.5; comp. ATHAMAS, PALAEMON, and LEUCOTHEA.) [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.