Avidius M., son of the usurper Avidius  Cassius, was iuridicus Alexandriae in AD 175; killed towards the end of the revolt by the soldiers; his mother was a Maecia ( Maecius).
A. R. Birley, Marcus Aurelius, 21987, 192
PIR2 A 1406
R. Syme, Avidius Cassius - His Rank, Age and Quality, in: Bonner Historia-Augusta-Colloquium 1984/85, 1987, 218.
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