Conus miliaris is (very) poisonous and the poison can kill you under circumstances!!!
If you want to keep Conus miliaris, 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.
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Conus miliaris Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Like all species within the genus Conus, the Miliaris cone is predatory and venomous.
Diet: Feed on polychaete, Family Eunicidae.
Conus (Virroconus) miliaris Hwass in Bruguière, 1792· accepted, alternate representation
Conus barbadensis Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Conus miliaris var. minor Couturier, 1907 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus mediterraneus var. minor Monterosato, 1878)
Conus minimus var. granulatus G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus granulatus Linnaeus, 1758)
Conus scaber Kiener, 1847 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus scaber Link, 1807)
Miliariconus miliaris (Hwass in Bruguière, 1792)
Direct children (3):
Subspecies Conus miliaris miliaris Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Subspecies Conus miliaris pascuensis Rehder, 1980
Variety Conus miliaris var. minor Couturier, 1907 accepted as Conus miliaris Hwass in Bruguière, 1792 (invalid: junior homonym of Conus