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(Greek mythology) sea nymph who was a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys

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His other fragments relate information about the myth of the Golden Fleece, the names of the Oceanids, and the number of Hyades who nursed Dionysus.
The Oceanids, for example, were ocean nymphs; the Nereids inhabited both saltwater and freshwater; the Naiads presided over springs, rivers, fountains, and lakes.
424, where Athena and Artemis appear with a group of Oceanids in Persephone's account of her own rape.
How and where did the chorus of Oceanids make their entry?
As the text of the play (114-27) makes clear, Prometheus is unable to see the Oceanids as they arrive.