Turbo snail with spikes? Eggs?

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Attached is a pic of my turbo with spikes on the shell. Is this normal? Also, I have millions of white specs everywhere. Are these eggs or something else bad? The specs are concerning as they are hard and seem to dissolve when removed.

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Can you take some closer photos? The white specks are possibly Spirorbid worms, harmless filter feeders. The spikes on the snail could be vermatid snails or possibly colonial hydroids based on the description.
 

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I see many spirobids when expanding your pic and they can be scraped off with an edge of a credit card into a net. Theyre also short lived.
The spiky things mention may be algae but the photo is too blue to confirm.
 
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Wow- Bunch of tube worms !!
They use the fans to capture food and in this instance have colonized.
 
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