a man of consular rank, was governor of Syria during the reign of Domitian, and died just before the return of Agricola from Britain, A. D. 84. (Tac. Agric. 40.)
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.