8. Tyrant or ruler of Leontini at the time when Pyrrhus landed in Sicily, B. C. 278.
He was one of the first to offer submission to that monarch. (Diod. Exc. Hoeschel. xxii. p. 296.)
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.