Echinae, later Echinades, participated in the Trojan War and are listed in the Homeric Catallgue of Ships (Il. 2.625).
He was son of Phyleus and leader of the Dulichiuni and the Echinae islands in the Trojan War (Il. 2.627, 13.692, 15.302).
Meges: Perseus Project
He was the son of Augeas and father of Meges. He came from Elis but he was expelled by his father and fled to Dulichium (Il. 2.628, 15.530).
Phyleus (2): Perseus Encyclopedia
Some scholars suggest that the Homeric Doulichium is the Echinades island complex.
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