a friend of the younger Pliny, to whom the latter occasionally sent his orations for revision. (Plin. Ep. 2.5, 9.26.)
He is probably the same as the Lupercus who frequently asked Martial for his epigrams. (Mart. 1.118.)
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.