Conus virgo is (very) poisonous and the poison can kill you under circumstances!!!
If you want to keep Conus virgo, 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 virgo Linnaeus, 1758
Conus virgo is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the cone snails and their allies.
These snails are predatory and venomous. They are capable of "stinging" humans, therefore live ones should be handled carefully or not at all.
Conus (Virgiconus) virgo Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
Conus virgo var. alba Spalowsky, 1795
Virgiconus virgo (Linnaeus, 1758)