A ridge or bump raised on the flesh, as by a lash or blow
One of the best examples of the introversible mouth-cylinder or proboscis which can be found is that of the common whelk (Buccinum undatum) and its immediate allies.
White wampum was made from the shell of whelks, either from the common whelk (Buccinum undatum), or from that of Pyrula canaliculata and Pyrula carica.
- Colony of Hydractinia echinata, growthemselves; or, ing on the Shell of a Whelk.
Their prey is not always defenseless: large limpets may stamp their shells down on the foot of an attacking whelk.
conch shell, whelk shell or sharks ' teeth may also be used.
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