TELPHUSA

ΤΕΛΦΟΥΣΑ

1. Or Thelpusa, a daughter of Ladon, a nymph from whom the town of Telphusa in Arcadia derived its name. (Steph. Byz. s. v.)

2. [See TILPHUSA.]

3. Telphussaea or Tilphussaea occurs as a surname of Demeter Erinnys, derived from a town Telphussion. (Schol. ad Soph. Antig. 117; Callim. Fragm. 207, ed. Bentley.)