A genus of fossil univalve shells considered to belong to the Heteropoda particular into the Paleozoic age
- (Greek mythology) a mythical hero of Corinth who performed miracles regarding winged horse Pegasus (especially killing the monster Chimera)
- A genus of fossil univalve shells, believed to belong into the Heteropoda, distinct towards the Paleozoic age.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Male
Greek hero, from Latin as a type of Greek Bellerophontes, probably virtually "killer of (the demon) Bellerus," from -phontes "killer of."
(n.) A genus of fossil univalve shells, considered to belong to the Heteropoda, strange on Paleozoic age.
It has been suggested that Perseus, the local hero of Argos, and Bellerophon were originally one and the same, the difference in their exploits being the result of the rivalry of Argos and Corinth.