Resources and texts regarding the mythology of some Centaurs

All the following links will bring you to entries of the Perseus Project Homepage of the Tufts University


Chiron (Father of Ocyrrhoe, Husband to Chariklo):

Chariklo (Wife to Chiron, mother of Ocyrrhoe):

Ocyrrhoe (Daughter of Chiron and Chariklo):





Asbolus, the diviner:

Asbolus, the augur:

Hylonome (beloved of Cyllarus):

Cyllarus (beloved of Hylonome):

Ixion (Father of the Centaurs):


Publius Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses Book 12 (The battle between the Centaurs and the Lapiths):


Sophokles: Trachiniae (Tragedy around Herakles, deianeira and Nessus)