Greek - King of Iolcus. Son of Aeolus and Enarete. Brother of Salmoneus. Husband of Tyro. Father of Aeson, Amythaon, Hippolyta and Pheres. When he discovered that his wife Tyro had borne the twins Neleus and Pelias to Poseidon he abandoned her. In other accounts he married her, adopted the twins and fathered Aeson, Amythaon and Pheres. Another version says that Sidero was the second wife of Salmoneus and hence Tyro's stepmother. In some references, referred to as Cretheus.

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