Mysterious specimen

Asked November 21, 2019, 11:12 PM EST

Hello, I found this on my outdoor furniture. I am very curious to know what it is. Does this look familiar? Any ideas?

Multnomah County Oregon

1 Response

Image searches lead me to identifying this as “Oviducts of amphibians regurgitated by predators (The black object ..... is a cluster of eggs.” Per a Wikipedia post. Though we usually use Extension Service links here, I’ve not found much on the topic, so here’s the link:
(hope it works. If not, just paste into your search the phrase I have in quotes .)