Greek - King of Argos. Son of Inachus and Melia. Brother of Aegialius, Argus, Panoptes and Io. Husband of Cerdo. Father of Car and Coronis. He was the first man and is credited with the invention of fire and building the city of Argos. In some versions, he fathered Apis and Niobe on the nymph, Teledice, but some accounts make Niobe his wife. At times, known as Phoroneus, Fearineus or Fearineus.

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