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- Hyperes, a son of Poseidon and the Pleiad Alcyone, and brother of Anthas. The brothers reigned over what later became Troezen and were founders of the cities Hyperea and Anthea respectively. Two brands of Troezenian wine, Anthedonias and Hypereias, were believed to have been named after certain "Anthus and Hyperus", who apparently are the same figures. See also Hyperenor.
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 30. 8
- Athenaeus, Banquet of The Learned, 1. 31C, referring to Aristotle. Cf. also Plutarch, Quaestiones Graecae, 19, for citation of likely the same passage from Aristotle, and a story of a brother and a sister, Anthus and Hypera, taken from Mnasigeiton.
- Scholia on Pindar, Pythian Ode 4. 221c
- Stephanus of Byzantium s. v. Hyperēsia
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