Phos is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Buccinidae, the true whelks.

Species

Species within the genus Phos include:

  • Phos blainvillei Deshayes in Bélanger, 1832
  • Phos crassus Hinds, 1843
  • Phos cumingii Reeve, 1846
  • Phos cyanostoma (A. Adams, 1850)
  • Phos deforgesi Fraussen, 2003
  • Phos dumalis (Philippi, 1851)
  • Phos gemmulifer Kilburn, 2000
  • Phos gladysiae Melvill & Standen, 1901
  • Phos muriculatus Gould in G.B. Sowerby, 1859
  • Phos nodicostatus A. Adams, 1851
  • Phos sculptilis Watson, 1886
  • Phos senticosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Phos temperatus Fraussen & Poppe, 2005
  • Phos textilis A. Adams, 1851
  • Phos textus (Gmelin, 1791)
  • Phos vandenberghi Fraussen & Poppe, 2005
  • Phos virgatus Hinds, 1844
Species brought into synonymy
  • Phos adelus Schwengel, 1942: synonym of Parviphos adelus (Schwengel, 1942)
  • Phos alabastrum Fraussen, 2003: synonym of Antillophos alabastrum (Fraussen, 2003)
  • Phos articulatus Hinds, 1844: synonym of Metaphos articulatus (Hinds, 1844)
  • Phos bathyketes Watson, 1882 : synonym of Antillophos bathyketes (Watson, 1882)
  • Phos borneensis Sowerby, 1859 : synonym of Antillophos borneensis (G.B. Sowerby, 1859)
  • Phos boucheti Fraussen, 2003: synonym of Antillophos boucheti (Fraussen, 2003)
  • Phos chazaliei Dautzenberg, 1900: synonym of Antillophos chazaliei (Dautzenberg, 1900)
  • Phos elegans Guppy, 1866: synonym of Antillophos elegans (Guppy, 1866)
  • Phos elegantissimus Hayashi & Habe, 1965 : synonym of Antillophos elegantissimum (Hayashi & Habe, 1965)
  • Phos gaudens Hinds, 1844: synonym of Metaphos gaudens (Hinds, 1844)
  • Phos gemmulifer Kilburn, 2000: synonym of Antillophos gemmulifer (Kilburn, 2000)
  • Phos grateloupianus (Petit, 1853): synonym of Antillophos grateloupianus (Petit de la Saussaye, 1853)
  • Phos hayashii Shikama, 1977  : synonym of Antillophos hayashii (Shikama, 1977)
  • Phos hirasei Sowerby, 1913 : synonym of Antillophos hirasei (G.B. Sowerby, 1913)
  • Phos laeve Kuroda & Habe in Habe, 1961 : synonym of Antillophos laeve (Kuroda & Habe in Habe, 1961)
  • Phos laevis Kuroda & Habe in Habe, 1961: synonym of Antillophos laevis (Kuroda & Habe in Habe, 1961)
  • Phos makiyamai Kuroda, 1961 : synonym of Antillophos makiyamai (Kuroda, 1961)
  • Phos minutus Schepman, 1911 : synonym of Antillophos minutus (Schepman, 1911)
  • Phos naucratoros Watson, 1882 : synonym of Antillophos naucratoros (Watson, 1882)
  • Phos nigroliratus Habe, 1961 : synonym of Antillophos nigroliratum (Habe, 1961)
  • Phos nitens G. B. Sowerby III, 1901: synonym of Antillophos nitens (G. B. Sowerby III, 1901)
  • Phos plicosus (Dunker, 1846): synonym of Nassarius speciosus (A. Adams, 1852)
  • Phos pyladeum Kato, 1995 : synonym of Antillophos pyladeum (Kato, 1994)
  • Phos retecosus Hinds, 1844 : synonym of Antillophos retecosus (Hinds, 1844)
  • Phos roseatus Hinds, 1844: synonym of Antillophos roseatus (Hinds, 1844)
  • Phos spinicostatus A. Adams, 1851: synonym of Phos blainvillei Deshayes in Bélanger, 1832
  • Phos textilus [sic]: synonym of Phos textilis A. Adams, 1851
  • Phos unicinctus (Say, 1826): synonym of Engoniophos unicinctus (Say, 1826)
  • Phos varians Sowerby, 1866: synonym of Phos textus (Gmelin, 1791)
  • Phos varicosus Gould, 1849: synonym of Antillophos varicosus (Gould, 1849)
  • Phos veraguensis Hinds, 1843: synonym of Antillophos veraguensis (Hinds, 1843)