7. Stertinius Avitus, a person celebrated by Martial at the beginning of the ninth book of his Epigrams.
He is apparently the same person as the L. Stertinius Avitus, who was consul suffectus under Domitian in A. D. 92. (Fasti.)
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.