Conus floccatus is (very) poisonous and the poison can kill you under circumstances!!!
If you want to keep Conus floccatus, inform yourself about the poison and its effects before buying. Keep a note with the telephone number of the poison emergency call and all necessary information about the animal next to your aquarium so that you can be helped quickly in an emergency.
The telephone numbers of the poison emergency call can be found here:
Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org
This message appears for poisonous, very poisonous and also animals whose poison can kill you immediately. Every human reacts differently to poisons. Please therefore weigh the risk for yourself AND your environment very carefully, and never act lightly!
Conus floccatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1841
Like all species within the genus Conus,Conus floccatus are predatory and venomous.
Conus floccatus is one of the more variable cone shells. Its background colour range from near white to yellow to lavender and the dark markings on the shells vary in shape and arrangement. This is a nocturnally active fish-eating cone
Conus (Pionoconus) floccatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1841· accepted, alternate representation
Conus circumsignatus Crosse, 1865
Conus magdalenae Kiener, 1847
Textilia floccata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1841)