WhyReef - Fun Facts
The tiger cowrie has a beautiful, glossy shell, which, in ancient times, was used as money! In order to keep its shell shiny and clean, the tiger cowrie wraps part of its body, called the mantle, around the outside of its shell. But the tiger cowrie’s shell also protects it: if a predator scares it, it can hide its entire body inside its shell.
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