Greek - A fisherman. Son of Magnes. Brother of Polydectes. It was he who saved Danae and the infant Perseus from the sea when they were cast adrift in a chest by Acrisius. He was later made king of Seriphos by Perseus. He, or another of the same name, was a sailor on the ship when Dionysus was imprisoned by the crew. In some accounts, identified as Dictys.

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