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- Iasus, king of Argos. His genealogy is confused; according to different sources, he was:
- Son of Phoroneus, brother of Agenor and Pelasgus
- Son of Argus and either Evadne or Peitho
- Son of Argus and Ismene, daughter of Asopus; possible father of Io
- Son of Io
- Son of Triopas and again brother of Pelasgus and Agenor; successor to Agenor on the throne; possibly the father of Io by Leucane
- Iasus (Iasius), father of Atalanta by Clymene, daughter of Minyas; he was the son of King Lycurgus of Arcadia by either Eurynome or Cleophyle. His brothers were Ancaeus, Epochus and Amphidamas.
- Iasus (Iasius), one of the Dactyli or Curetes.
- Iasius, son of Eleuther and father of Chaeresilaus.
- Iasus, son of Sphelus (himself son of Bucolus), leader of the Athenians, was killed by Aeneas in the Trojan War.
- Iasus, king of Cyprus, father of Dmetor. In the Odyssey, he appears in a story told (and made up) by Odysseus.
- Iasus, father of Palinurus and Iapis.
- Iasus, father of Phaedimus. His son was killed by Amyntas in the battle of Seven Against Thebes.
- Iasus, father of Nepeia, who married King Olympus and gave her name to the plain of Nepeia near Cyzicus.
- Iasus (Iasius), possible father of Amphion.
- Iasius, winner of the horse-racing contest at the Olympic games held by Heracles.
- Iasius, same as Iasion.
- Scholia on Homer, Iliad, 3. 75
- Eustathius on Homer, 385. 40
- Scholia on Euripides, Phoenician Women, 1116; on Orestes, 932
- Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2. 1. 3
- Scholia on Odyssey, 18. 246
- Eustathius on Iliad, 1845
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 16. 1
- Scholia on Euripides, Orestes, 932
- Callimachus, Hymn to Artemis, 217
- Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3. 9. 2
- Hyginus, Fabulae, 70 & 99
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 5. 14. 7
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 5. 7. 6
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 20. 2
- Homer, Iliad, 15. 332, 338
- Homer, Odyssey, 17. 443
- Virgil, Aeneid, 5. 843
- Virgil, Aeneid, 12. 392
- Statius, Thebaid, 8. 438
- Scholia on Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 1116
- Homer, Odyssey, 11. 233
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 36. 8
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8. 48. 1
- The form "Iasion" was also used by Pausanias and Aelian to refer to the father of Atalante.
- Smith, Wiliam. Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, v. 2, page 556
- Bulfinch, Thomas (1979). "Stories of Gods and Heroes: Chapter XVIII: Meleager and Atalanta". Bulfinch's Mythology. Avenel Books. p. 138. ISBN 0-517-27415-9.
|King of Argos||Succeeded by
Agenor, son of Triopas
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