Troilius is a son of Apollo and Hecuba, the queen of Troy.  He is only mentioned in one line (24:275)  of the Iliad.  He is presumably the reason as to why Apollo fights on the side of the Trojans during the Trojan War.  In the tenth year, he is killed by Achilles.


  1. HomerIliad.

  2. ApollodorusBibliotece.