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Mantius is also a genus of jumping spiders.

In Greek mythology, Mantius /ˈmæntiəs/ was the son of Melampus and Iphianassa and the father of Cleitus, Polypheides and, in some versions, of Oicles.[1][2]


  1. ^ Homer, Odyssey, 15. 242-249
  2. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 6. 17. 6