Pericymenus was the son[1] or descendant of Poseidon.[2]

He became a member of Jason's Argonauts, participating in the Quest for the Golden Fleece.

He was eventually killed by fellow Argonaut Hercules at the Battle of Pylos.[1]


Pericymenus could change shape into different animal forms.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Incredible Hercules #118
  2. 2.0 2.1 Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z #9; Appendix: Olympians: Demi-Gods, Heroes and other Graeco-Roman Mythological Figures, continued: Pericymenus' entry

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