Epopeus

Greek - A sailor on the ship when Dionysus was imprisoned by the crew. Called Epopeus, Clymenus, Clymenus, Nyctymene, 'famous', Klumenos, Klymenos, Epaphus or Epaphus.
Greek - A king of Sicyon. Son of Poseidon or, some say, of Aloeus. Father of Nyctymene. Father of Marathon, some say. He raped his own daughter who was then changed into an owl by Athene. Others says that he carried off Antiope when her first husband died. Her father, Nycteus, pursued him and was killed but Lycus, brother of the dead man, killed Epopeus and rescued Antiope. A similar story is told of Clymenus and Harpalyce At times, identified as Epopeus, Clymenus, Clymenus, Nyctymene, 'famous', Klumenos, Klymenos, Epaphus or Epaphus.

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