A number of small islands in the Ionian Sea, lying between the coasts of Leucadia and
Acarnania. They were also called the islands of the Teleboae, and their inhabitants were in
like manner named Taphii (Τάφιοι
). The largest of these islands is called Taphus
by Homer, but Taphiūs
) or Taphiūsa
) by later writers.