the commander of a portion of the fleet of Octavianus in the war against Sext. Pompeius, B. C. 36. (Appian, B. C. v. III. [L.S]
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.