Alopius is the son of Herakles and Antiope who is one of the daughters of King Thespius. During his stay in the court of King Thespius, Herakles impregnated 49 out of the 50 of Thespius' daughters including Antiope who he lay with one night. The result of that particular encounter was Alopius.


Herakles & Antiope

Ancient Text

"by Antiope he [Herakles] had Alopius"
-Apollodorus.Biblioteca, 2.7.8