Detailed Fossil Fly (Sciaridae) In Baltic Amber

 
 
This is an amazingly detailed, 44 million year fossil fly (order Diptera, family Sciaridae), preserved in baltic amber. The fly is about 2mm wide.

As a reminder, most inclusions in baltic amber are extremely small so magnification will be needed to make out much detail. Included with your order is a physical photo of the specimen, and we will also email you a high resolution digital copy.

Please note, the market is flooded with fake amber, often plastic with insects embedded in them. In fact the majority of amber I see sold on the internet is not real. If you see something that looks too good to be true, often it is. Only buy amber from reputable dealers.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Order Diptera, Family Sciaridae
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
About 2mm, Amber 42x10mm
CATEGORY
ITEM
#72250
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