Medusa (Biographical details)

Medusa (mythological figure/creature; Roman; Greek; Female)

Also known as

Medusa; Gorgons

Biography

The most famous of the three Gorgons; the mortal sister of Sthenno and Euryale; decapitated by Perseus (q.v.); at the moment of her death, Pegasus (q.v.) and Chrysaor (q.v.) sprung from her head.