1. L. Valerius Tappo, praetor B. C. 192, obtained Sicily as his province.
He was one of the triumvirs in B. C. 190 for settling new colonists at Placentia and Cremona in northern Italy. (Liv. 35.10, 20, 37.46.)
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.