In Greek mythology, Epactaeus, Epactius, Epaktaios or Epaktios – that is, the god worshipped on the coast – was used as a surname of Poseidon in Samos,[1] and of Apollo.[2]


  1. ^ Hesych. s. v. (cited by Schmitz)
  2. ^ Orph. Argon. 1296; Apollon. Rhod. i. 404. (cited by Schmitz)


  •   This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainLeonhard Schmitz (1870). "article name needed". In Smith, William (ed.). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.