Detailed Fossil Spider (Aranea) & Wasp (Chalcidoidea) In Baltic Amber

This 44 million year old piece of baltic amber contains two preserved fossil insects; a spider (order Aranea) and a wasp (order Hymenoptera, superfamily Chalcidoidea). The spider is about 1.5mm 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, which is often plastics with insects embedded in it. The insect inclusions in amber are almost always tiny. Larger insects are able to struggle free and are not preserved. If you see something that looks too good to be true, it often is. Make sure to buy from a reputable dealer.
Order Aranea (Spider) & Order Hymenoptera, Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Wasp)
Kaliningrad, Russia
Spider about 1.5mm in 43x21mm amber
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