the son of Python, a Macedonian noble, who passed over to the Romans, when Perseus resolved to declare war against the latter, B. C. 169, and received in consequence magnificent rewards from the senate. (Liv. 44.16.)
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.