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The Grotto of Lupercus is the oldest sanctuary of kingly Rome.Rome|Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
Faunus is frequently called Inuus or the fertilizer, and Lupercus or the one who wards off wolves.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome|E.M. Berens
Lupercus was, primarily, the god of shepherds, said to have been so called because he protected the flocks from wolves.The New Hudson Shakespeare: Julius Caesar|William Shakespeare
As such he is akin to or identical with Inuus (“fructifier”) and Lupercus (see Lupercalia).
The Lupercal was the sanctuary of Lupercus ('wolf-repeller'), an old Roman shepherd god.The Aeneid of Virgil|Virgil