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Common Whelk eggmass | by Julie (thanks for 9 million views)
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Common Whelk eggmass

I found this strange object washed up on Baginbun beach yesterday, about the size of a tennis ball (best viewed Large to see the texture & structure). I recalled seeing a similar photo uploaded by Curiosity thrills. so I referenced back to his photo & found out this is the remains of a Common Whelk eggmass, the mollusc larvae having hatched out HSS & HTT!

 

(I hope this is OK for Snail Saturday Kez even though the adult animal is not visible, if not feel free to remove it from the group)

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Taken on January 12, 2018