Asterium belonged to the territory of Eurypylus and is listed in the Homeric Catalogue of Ships (Il. 2.735).
Dolops, a son of Hermes, who had a sepulchral monument in the neighbourhood of Peiresiae and Magnesa, which was visible at a great distance, and at which the Argonauts landed and offered up sacrifices. (Apollon. Rhod. i. 584 ; Orph. Arg. 459.) There are two other mythical personages of this name. (Hom. Il. xv. 525, &c; Hygin. Fab. Praef.)
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