Also known as Porcus, Orcus.
- Greek (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
A enormous fish creature born from Gaia and Typhon. Some sources say that he was born from Pontus and Terra. He had the body of a fish but the head of a boar with tusks. He was the consort of Ceto who was the grandmother of the Dragon of Ladon and Prometheus. This beast was responsible for the many deaths at sea.
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