The snake-like objects we find after a windy day are known to conchologists as egg cases. The long, snake-like egg case is from the lighting whelk. Tulip shells produce a clump of what looks like little trumpets.

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The snake-like objects we find after a windy day are known to conchologists as egg cases. The long, snake-like egg case is from the lighting whelk. Tulip shells produce a clump of what looks like little trumpets.

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