Cone Snails Home


Our site contains information about venomous, predatory marine snails called cone snails. The site is run by our lab at the University of Utah, where the cone snail venom is studied.

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Find out more about our outreach program, where students learn about cone snails, biodiversity and taxonomy.

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Or fill out the educator form for access to the educators section of website, which has activities, lesson plans and booklets to download.

Explore our site: We have videos of cone snails in action, galleries showing the many beautiful patterns of different cone snail species, information on their hunting and feeding strategies, and a list of frequently asked questions. If there is anything else you would like to find out about, please contact us at


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