TAURIS an island of the Ionian sea, between Pharus and Corcyra, opposite to the NW. point of the peninsula of Hyllis and the mouth of the Naron. (Auct. B. A. 47.) Now Torcola. [T.H.D]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.