6. (MINUCIUS) BASILUS, is attacked by Cicero in the second Philippic (100.41) as a friend of Antony.
He would therefore seem to be a different person from No. 5.
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.