Mythical colonist and king of Seriphus
Son of Magnes , mythical colonist and king of Seriphus, brother of Dictys . He wanted to force Danae, who had been stranded in a box with her son Perseus, into marriage, but Perseus turned him to stone with the head of Medusa (Gorgo ), which he had brought from the Hyperborei, and made Dictys king (Pind. P. 12; Apollod. 2,24-46).
 Epithet of Hades
Poetic epithet of the…