Descriptions of species of Phyllodoce Savigny, 1818 from Northern Europe [P. laminosa Savigny, 1818, P. citrna Malmgren, 1865, P. groenlandica ÷rsted, 1843, P. lineata (ClaparŤde, 1870), P. longipes Kinberg, 1866, P. maculata (Linnaeus, 1767), P. mucosa ÷rsted, 1843 and P. rosea (Mclntosh, 1877) comb.n.] are given. A key to the species is included. The examined material consists of newly collected material as well as collections in museums. Available type material has been checked. A number of junior synonyms are proposed. Anaitides Czerniavsky, 1882 and Aponaitides McCammon & Montagne, 1979 are considered not valid.