Son of Poseidon and Periboea
Son of Poseidon and Periboea, grandson of Eurymedon , king of the Phaeaces. He and his people flee from the Cyclopes to the island of Drepane or Scheria. There he becomes the father of Alcinous  and Rhexenor. When Heracles  comes to him after having killed his own children, he purifies him (Hom. Od. 6,1-11; 7,56-63; Apoll. Rhod. 4,539-550).