（*Luke/as), of Naucratis, the author of a work on Egypt, which is mentioned by Athenaeus (xiii. p. 560e.; xiv. p. 616d.) and by Pliny, in his list of authorities for his 36th book. [P.S]
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.