Tarchetius

Roman - A king of Alba Longa. He ordered his daughter to mate with a phantom phallus of Vulcan seen in the flames of the fire but she made her servant-girl take her place. The children of this union were Romulus and Remus. When the twins grew up they killed Tarchetius. In some references, referred to as Tarchetius, Ocresia, Ocresia, Ocrisia, Rhea Silvia, Rhea Silvia, Ilea, Ilia, Rea Silvia, Silvia, Sylvia or Ilia.

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