5. THORANIUS, or TORANIUS, a celebrated mango or slave-dealer in the time of Antony and Augustus.
He is called Toranius Flaccus by Macrobius. (Plin. Nat. 7.10. s. 12; Macr. 2.4; Suet. Octav. 69.）
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.