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Toxeus
(127 words)

(Τοξεύς/Toxeús).

[German version]

[1] Son of Eurytus

A son of Eurytus [1], the king of Oechalia and a famous archer, and Antiope. According to Diod. Sic. 4,37, killed by Heracles [1], who conquers and destroys the city of Oechalia, together with his brothers Molion and Clytius [3] (according to Aristocrates in schol. Soph. Trach. 266: Clytius and Deinon).

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[2] Son of the king Oeneus of Calydon and Althaea

Son of king Oeneus of Calydon an…

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Goldhahn, Tobias, “Toxeus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 10 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1218190>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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