Capucino Cone Shells - Natural Home decoration - ShellCraft - Sea Shells - Shell

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Stunning capucino cone shells.

Selected cone shells, from Indo-pacific waters. One of the most colourful and popular shells for amateur collections.

The Conidae family of shells comprises at least 300 species, and are successful predators feeding on small fish and other molluscs. The creature living within the cone shell is able to immobilise its prey with a harpoon-like tooth which can be extended beyond the length of the shell. The venom can be very painful and has been known to be fatal to humans on rare occasions.

Classification: Conus

Size 5-7.5 cm

All of our shells are sourced from eco-friendly sources. We only supply non-endangered natural

We also have other cone shells available with incredible patterns.