species: Conus musicus in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Conus musicus

©Barbara Banks: Conus musicus 15 mm long at Big Vicky's Reef, Lizard Island

©Barbara Banks: Conus musicus15 mm long at Big Vicky's Reef, Lizard Island

©Lexie Gersbeck and Gabi Howarth: Conus musicus up to 1.5 cm long from Turtle Beach, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Neogastropoda
Family Conidae
Genus Conus
Species Conus musicus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 3 cm (length according to Wilson, 1994)



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Robertson, R. (1981). List of shell-bearing mollusks observed and collected at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, Tryonia, 4: 1-32. LIRS catalog number 403.