3. P. Decius, one of the legates who in B. C. 168 brought to Rone the news of the defeat of the Illyrians, and of the capture of their king Genthius. (Liv. 45.3.)
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.