Types of Whelks on Lowcountry Beaches

Dewees Island has four kinds of whelks that can be found on the beach: some are even alive when you find them. They are listed in order of frequency found. Under each, you can click for more to find out about egg cases, habits, etc.

Knobbed Whelk (click link for full page)

Channeled Whelk


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